Discussion Questions

1. Compare the various routes of administration for cannabis products, and discuss what they mean for absorption and elimination.

2. Describe the role that hashish played in the religious cult founded by Hashishin ibn al-Sabbah.

3. How does the route of administration affect how much Δ9-THC makes it to the brain?

4. Compare the binding affinities for various cannabinoid compounds.

5. Describe the time course of the subjective effects experienced by someone who is administering cannabis through inhalation.