What Are the Short-Term Effects of Cannabis?
The short-term effects of using cannabis may include:
Feeling of well-being;
Loss of inhibitions;
Loss of co-ordination;
Dryness of the eyes, mouth, and throat;
Anxiety and paranoia.
Why Do People Use Cannabis?
Most people who use cannabis do so to experience a sense of mild euphoria and relaxation, often referred to as a “high.” Cannabis causes changes in the user’s mood and also affects how they think and perceive the environment, e.g. everyday activities such as watching the television and listening to music can become altered and more intense.