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Substance Name: Cannabis
RN: 8063-14-7
UNII: 8X454SZ22D

Note

  • The plant genus in the Cannabaceae plant family, Urticales order, Hamamelidae subclass. The flowering tops are called many slang terms including pot, marijuana, hashish, bhang, and ganja. The stem is an important source of hemp fiber.
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Human Data
  • Mutation Data
  • Reproductive Effect

Superlist Classification Code

  • DEA Schedule I
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Cannabis

MeSH Heading

  • Cannabis

Synonyms

  • Bhang
  • Cannabis
  • Cannabis extract
  • Cannabis resin
  • Cannabis sativa
  • Cannabis sativa extract
  • Cannabis sativa resin
  • Charas
  • CME
  • Ganja
  • Grass
  • Grass [Street Name]
  • Hasach
  • Haschisch
  • Hashish
  • Hemp
  • Herb
  • Herb [Street Name]
  • Indian cannabis
  • Indian hemp
  • Marihuana
  • Marijuana
  • Marijuana extract
  • Marijuana tar
  • Marijuana, crude extract
  • Mary Jane
  • Mary Jane [Street Name]
  • Pot
  • Pot [Street Name]
  • Reefer
  • Reefer [Street Name]
  • Skunk
  • Skunk [Street Name]
  • SSC-85213
  • UNII-8X454SZ22D
  • Weed
  • Weed [Street Name]

Systematic Name

  • Cannabis

Superlist Names

  • DEA No. 7360
  • Marihuana

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8063-14-7

FDA UNII

  • 8X454SZ22D

System Generated Number

  • 0008063147

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
dog LDLo oral 5gm/kg (5000mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: ACUTE PULMONARY EDEMA Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 25, Pg. 363, 1973.
human TDLo oral 60mg/kg/20D (60mg/kg) VASCULAR: BP LOWERING NOT CHARACTERIZED IN AUTONOMIC SECTION

CARDIAC: CHANGE IN RATE

CARDIAC: CHANGE IN RESTING OR ACTION POTENTIAL
British Medical Journal. Vol. 1, Pg. 460, 1978.
monkey LD oral > 5gm/kg (5000mg/kg)   Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 25, Pg. 363, 1973.
mouse LDLo intraperitoneal 5gm/kg (5000mg/kg)   Nature. Vol. 228, Pg. 134, 1970.
rat LD50 oral 1380mg/kg (1380mg/kg)   Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 25, Pg. 363, 1973.
rat LD50 oral 1380mg/kg (1380mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: RESPIRATORY DEPRESSION
Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 25, Pg. 363, 1973.