What are the health effects of medical cannabis use?

Health effects of medical cannabis are the first questions many people in regards to short term use, long term and how it may effect those under the age of 18, as well as those that are pregnant or breast feeding.

The health effects of medicinal marijuana do vary depending on the type of strain, the method of consumption and each persons biological makeup. Medical cannabis isn’t for everyone, and we are still learning a lot about the best ways to use medicinal cannabis, including safer methods of consumption.

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Whilst we do our best to keep an updated information resource with the latest facts, please do seek information from your doctor or practitioner before seeking access to medical marijuana in New Zealand.

This section doesn’t contain information about the medical uses of cannabis.

You may also find some of our cannabis information articles of interest as well;

We will continue to update these pages as we find more relevant information.