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Are Subjective Effects More Extreme with Higher-Potency Cannabis? A Within-Person Comparison of the Subjective Effects of Marijuana and Butane Hash Oil.

Abstract Background: Hash oil, a cannabis preparation that contains ultra-high concentrations of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), is quickly gaining popularity in the United States. Some evidence suggests that hash oil might produce greater intoxication and more severe negative effects than marijuana. This study examined whether the subjective effects of hash oil are more extreme than the subjective effects of marijuana and whether frequency of hash oil use is associated with the subjective effects of marijuana and hash oil. Method: Past-year cannabis users (n = 1,268) were recruited online to complete a questionnaire about the subjective effects of cannabis. Participants who reported past-year use of both hash oil and marijuana (n = 574) rated subjectiv... (more)
Created Date 2019
Contributor Okey, Sarah (Author) / Meier, Madeline H (Advisor) / Corbin, William R (Committee member) / Doane, Leah D (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Clinical psychology / cannabis / concentrates / hash oil / marijuana / subjective effects
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 51 pages
Language English
Note Masters Thesis Psychology 2019
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS

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