How Long Does Cannabis Stay in the System

There are many factors...

After cannabis use, the amount of time that the drug remains in an individual’s body varies. Within a few hours of cannabis consumption, metabolites can be detected in a person’s urine. The presence of cannabis metabolites can continue to be detected up to a few days after a single dose of THC, or up to 30 days or longer following heavy usage.

does cannabis stay in the system

There are many factors that determine how long it can be detected:

  • Frequency of consumption
  • Dosage levels
  • How long ago it was last consumed
  • The drug test sensitivity
  • Your metabolism
  • Body composition, specifically body fat levels of the person (THC binds to fat in the body)
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