How Long Does THC Stay in Your System? - Medical Marijuana, Inc.
Thursday, Jun 7, 2018

THC is detectable for only a relatively short period, but how long does marijuana stay in your system? THC’s metabolites can stay around in the body for much longer. In this article we’ll explore exactly how long THC or “weed” can stay in your system.

While the euphoric effects of THC can fade rather quickly, the compound and its metabolites can stay in your system for weeks after consumption, in some cases even longer.

THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, is the active compound found in medical marijuana that causes short-term euphoric effects.

Depending on where you live and your place of employment, you may have concerns about how long THC stays in your system. Marijuana and THC are illegal under federal law, and laws regarding marijuana use for medical or recreational purposes vary depending on your state. Some employers and athletic organizations, even in states where marijuana is legal in some capacity, can also impose restrictions on THC consumption.

So how long does THC stay in your system? Unfortunately, there is no simple answer.

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