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Cannabis (Drug)

Cannabis, also known as marijuana (from the mexican spanish marihuana), and by other names, is a preparation of the cannabis plant intended for use as a psychoactive drug and as medicine. pharmacologically, the principal psychoactive constituent of cannabis is tetrahydrocannabinol (thc); it is one of 483 known compounds in the plant, including at least 84 other cannabinoids, such as cannabidiol (cbd), cannabinol (cbn), tetrahydrocannabivarin (thcv). and cannabigerol (cbg).