Corpus ID: 78929520

Marijuana (Cannabis indica)

@article{Kashyap2016MarijuanaI,
  title={Marijuana (Cannabis indica)},
  author={S. Kashyap},
  journal={Research and Reviews: Journal of Chemistry},
  year={2016},
  volume={2016},
  pages={48-53}
}
  • S. Kashyap
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • Research and Reviews: Journal of Chemistry
Compared to any other thing in life people first prefers mental happiness than physical ones. But, those who fail to accomplish or to reach their mental balance levels get into this kind of stuff like marijuana, Ayahuasca, Heroin, Opium or Cocaine like thingies. They are classified under NDPS category i.e., Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances. They are the substances that are totally prohibited and are illegal. These substances are highly psychoactive and psychotropic in nature. 

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