Smoking Hash Side Effects

Smoking Hash Side EffectsHashish, also known as grass or hash, is formulated from the compact trichomes of the weed plant. The leaves and bud of the weed plant contain less concentration of the active components when compared to hashish. There are several smoking hash side effects. The active ingredient in the weed is THC (Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabiol). Hashish’s psychoactive effects are similar to pot but these effects differ between the types of hashish. The feeling of “high” derived from hashish lasts for three hours. This induces a feeling of relaxation and peace. Also, it enhances sensory experience, reduces stress and elevates the mood of the user. Read on to know more about smoking hash side effects.

Smoking Hash Side Effects

Here are a few short-term side effects of smoking hash:

  • Impaired ability to make judgments and short-term memory
  • Dry throat and mouth
  • Impaired thought, speech and coordination
  • Paranoia and panic attacks
  • Sudden hunger or enlarged appetite
  • Unexplainable excitement and laughter
  • A fuzzy, dreamy euphoria. Even feeling of overall well-being
  • Distortions in perception of spatial boundaries, color and time

Long-term Side Effects of Smoking Hash

Here are a few long-term side effects of smoking hashish:

  • Cannabis or hash abuse is one step ahead for harder drug addiction
  • Disinterest in life pursuits or imperative adjustment issues
  • Risk of cancer
  • Delayed emotional growth in teenagers
  • Difficulty in dealing with unpleasant or hard feelings, thoughts or situations
  • Weakened immune system which leads to severe throat infections
  • Lung damage due to hash abuse
  • Loss of motivation (amotivational syndrome)
  • Psychological addiction
  • Temporary fertility loss in both men and women
  • Reduced hormone levels in both men and women

Even though hashish is not addictive physically, it can be abused and is habit-forming like any other drug. Medical physicians and psychiatrists mainly emphasize on the drug addiction, not on the substance.

1 response to Smoking Hash Side Effects

  1. Wow what an ignorant person, whoever wrote this, that is… Number 1: marijuana is not a gatway drug. And number 2: “smoking hash side effects are really bad for your health” ??? Thats not even a sentence! And did you get your facts from a cracker jack box? How the f*** can you say it may cause cancer?!? Everybody knows that you cant get cancer from cannabis.. There are NO CARCINOGENS in cannabis.. Damn trolls.. Get your mind right and take that hash like you always knew you wanted to.. Hash is the best crap you can blaze.. And i wont even get into the benefits of hashish vaporization.. When will they ever learn.