Marijuana often evokes images of euphoria and relaxed lethargy. Some of the earliest human cultures ingested and smoked the leaves of the plant, and its consumption has persisted in modern society. Although it’s most commonly used as a recreational drug, marijuana also has important medicinal, religious, and spiritual applications. To some, it’s an important clinical substance that functions as … Read More

Cannabis has a long history of medical use, dating back from 2372 B.C. in China. The United States Pharmacopoeia (USP), which provides a list of acceptable medicines each year, listed cannabis among its pages from 1851-1941. However, after the passing of the Marihuana Tax Act, prescribing cannabis became more difficult, and it was removed from the USP … Read More

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