What is THC
THC stands for Tetra Hydro Cannabinol.THC is in glassy solid form when cold, and it is viscous and sticky during warm. It is less soluble in water but it has good solubility in organic solvents. It is a substance that is found in cannabis plant. According to UN cannabis is the most widely used illegitimate substance in the world.
Cannabis plant contains seed oil that has medical usage and it is also used as a frivolous drug. The presence of THC chemical in this plant is to protect the plant from herbivores.THC also protect the plant from harmful UV radiations because it possesses high UV-B which can soak up harmful ultra violet radiations.
THC is a psychoactive substance and it is chemical in nature and mostly it has effect on our central nervous system. It basically effect our brain by varying its functions like change in the mood,consciousness,behavior.It passes through blood-brain barrier or BBB.The cells of this barrier transport metabolic products that are responsible for chemical reactions that occur in living organism to maintain life by allowing their growth and reproduction.
THC is persistently used to alter the consciousness of a person for spiritual, ritual purpose.Psychoactivesubstances change the mood of a person and that person may find himself very satisfying so they are advantageous but disproportionate use of these substances result in health risks, psychological and physical reliance a person become dependent on drugs to express specific emotions and a person is only satisfied only after taking is dose.Nicotine,alcohol,opiates are the substances on which people are dependent. Physical dependence refers to a state in which there is a development of tolerance by excessive use of a drug.
Drug rehabilitation is a treatment regarding dependency on psychoactive substances. It cures a patient by encouraging the patient to live in a drug-free environment by associating with those people that are still using addictive substances.
Dronabinol is the International Nonproprietary Name for a isomer of THC and it is marketed, sold by PAR Pharmaceutical companies and it also fulfill the same requirement as that of THC.
THC also has a benefits to that person that are suffering from AIDS and cancer the use of THC will increase the appetite and decrease the nausea giving benefits to these patients.