The amount of medicine needed to provide relief for otherwise similar patients can vary. Dosing needs to be highly individualized, with physician and dispensary oversight. Given the low toxicity of cannabis, the patient determined self-dosing / micro-dosing model is recommended.
Different patients have different experiences. One individual may feel stress release, while another feels over-stimulated causing stress. Some may feel energized and on-task, and others may feel drowsy and confused. There are many factors that impact the effect, including:
- Method of consumption
- Environment and setting
- Experience and history of cannabis use
- Mindset or mood
- Nutrition or diet