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Pros and Cons of Eating and Cooking Weed Edibles

By December 31, 2019September 27th, 2022No Comments

Pros and Cons of Eating and Cooking Weed Edibles

Weed edibles are a popular way to consume THC, especially for those who want to avoid smoking. THC infused edible recipes are readily available online. You can also find various weed-infused products at First Nation dispensaries. However, there are also potential downsides to eating THC infused treats. Here, we’ll explore the pros and cons of weed edibles, so you can decide whether they’re right for you.


  • offer a discreet and convenient way to consume cannabis products.
  • They can be infused with either THC or CBD, providing different effects depending on your needs.
  • offer longer-lasting relief than other consumption methods, such as smoking.


  • can take up to two hours to take effect; therefore, be patient to know your limits.
  • It can be easy to accidentally consume too much of a weed edible, leading to an unpleasant experience.
  • can be more expensive than other methods of consuming cannabis.

Overall, weed edibles offer a convenient and discreet way to consume cannabis with various potential benefits. However, be aware of the potential downsides before you try them. If you decide to try THC treats, start with a low dose, and be sure to give yourself plenty of time before increasing your intake.