Marijuana and the Cannabinoids (Forensic Science and Drugs) by Mahmoud A. ElSohly
English | Oct. 15, 2006 | ISBN: 1617375810, 1588294560 | 333 Pages | True PDF | three.6 MB
Though primarily used at this time as some of the prevalent illicit leisure medicine, using Hashish sativa L., generally known as marijuana, for medicinal functions has been reported for greater than 5000 years. Marijuana use has been proven to create quite a few well being issues, and, consequently, the increasing use past medical functions into leisure use (abuse) resulted in command of the drug via worldwide treaties. A lot analysis has been carried out over the previous few many years following the identification of the chemical construction of THC in 1964. The aim of Marijuana and the Cannabinoids is to current in a single quantity the great information and expertise of famend researchers and scientists. Every chapter is written independently by an skilled in his/her area of endeavor, starting from the botany, the constituents, the chemistry and pharmacokinetics, the consequences and penalties of illicit use on the human physique, to the therapeutic potential of the cannabinoids.