What is marijuana?

Marijuana, also known as cannabis among other names, is a psychoactive drug from the Cannabis plant intended for medical or recreational use. The main psychoactive part of marijuana is tetrahydrocannabinol (THC); one of 483 known compounds in the plant, including at least 65 other cannabinoids. Cannabis can be used by smoking, vaporizing, within food, or as an extract.

Marijuana street names (Nicknames)

Weed, Pot, Reefer, Grass, Dope, Ganja, Mary Jane, Hash, Herb, Aunt Mary, Boom, Blunt, Ashes, Blanket, Bomber, Boom, Broccoli, Dagga, Ding, Juanita, Ganja, Gasper, Hot Stick

How long does marijuana stay in your hair?

For the majority of people, marijuana stays in body systems and can be detected by hair test for up to 90 days.

How long does marijuana stay in your saliva?

For the majority of people, marijuana stays in body systems and can be detected by saliva test from 1 to 10 days.

How long does marijuana stay in your urine?

For the majority of people, marijuana stays in body systems and can be detected by urine test from 2 days to 11 weeks.

How long does marijuana stay in your blood?

For the majority of people, marijuana stays in body systems and can be detected by blood test for up to 2 days.

The provided estimates are averaged and can vary upwards or downwards, depending upon many factors:

  • How long you have been taking marijuana;
  • Whether you have excessive weight;
  • Whether you have had physical activity before test;
  • Dehydration of your body;
  • Metabolism, height, age, sex and other factors.