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Cannabis




Also known as: Marijuana, hash, hash oil, weed, weed oil, resin, THC. No accepted medical use (limited use for Marinol -THC in synthesized form).

Physical Symptoms and Behavioral Patterns

Increased heart rate, appetite & thirst, pink watery eyes, dilated pupils, odor of marijuana, body tremors, lack of ambition, apathetic, irritability, impaired perception of time and distance.

Articles to Look For

Leaf-like plant material, dark green oil, visine, pipes, rolling papers, plastic baggies, roach clips

Medical Dangers

Carcinogenic effects, respiratory infections, immune system damage, impaired memory, possible paranoia.

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