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High Hopes? Or Smoke and Mirrors? Marijuana 103, Cannabinoid Receptors

By Robert G. Bell

Marijuana affects almost every body system with many of the properties associated with alcohol, opiates, tranquillizers and hallucinogens. Marijuana can be… 529 more words

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Cannabinoid Profile - Cannabigerolic Acid (CBGa)

Formula: C22H32O4
Molecular Mass: 360.48708 g/mol
Decarboxylation Point: ????

Boiling Point: ????

LD50 (Lethal Dose): Currently Unknown, likely similar to CBG, 300mg/kg for mice  (Compare to Nicotine: … 463 more words

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How marijuana impairs memory

CNO Note : Controversial

09 Mar 2012

A major downside of the medical use of marijuana is the drug’s ill effects on working memory, the ability to transiently hold and process information for reasoning, comprehension and learning. 552 more words

Lethal Or Unintended Side Effects

High Hopes? Or Smoke and Mirrors? Marijuana 102, Cannabis Chemistry

By Robert G. Bell

The chemistry of cannabis is interesting and a bit complex. As mentioned in Marijuana 101, the marijuana flowers and leaves contain… 466 more words

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