Do not use while driving or operating heavy machinery
The following individuals are believed to be at higher risk of harm from the use of cannabis and should not indulge in the use of cannabis without a doctor’s recommendation.
- Patients using other prescription medications
- Children, adolescents and young adults
- Pregnant or breastfeeding women
- Persons with a personal or family history of psychotic disorders (ex. Schizophrenia)
Possible Side effects
The use of cannabis can impair motor skills such as driving and operating machinery. Persons who smoke or vaporize cannabis should wait at least 6 hours before attempting to operate a motor vehicle; 8 hours if cannabis is ingested.
If you have a severe allergic reaction to any type of cannabis or cannabis products, contact a medical professional immediately.
See below for more information regarding the New Mexico Medical Cannabis Program provided by the New Mexico Department of Health.