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Inhalation – Effects are quick within 1-2 minutes and last several hours. Currently, in the state of Florida smoking is not legal, but vaporizing medical cannabis is legal. Vaporizers heat cannabis to temperatures to release cannabinoids without the toxins from combustion.
Edibles – Effects occur in approximately 90 minutes, and last longer, approximately 6-8 hours. Monitoring dosage is important since the effects may take longer to realize.
Sublingual Tinctures – Effects occur in 5-15 minutes and last 3-4 hours.
Topical – Rarely psychoactive, but very high doses may result in psychoactive effects. Provides anti-inflammatory benefits.