How Long Does Cannabis Stay in Your System?

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While drug testing for cannabis use is becoming a thing of the past for many companies who operate in states where consumption is legal and protected, it’s still a reality for millions of others. Be it because of the nature of your occupation (law enforcement, medicine, etc.) or the state that you live, you may be subject to a test. So, here’s the scoop on cannabis use and drug testing.

Study results detailed in Medical News Today note that, in the case of individuals who consume cannabis rarely, cannabinoids are detectable in the system for about three days. In individuals who consume three to four times per week, the window for detection is closer to a week. Daily cannabis users may find that cannabinoids are detectable in their systems for 30 days or more. One older, but oft-cited study of chronic smokers, found that the period could last even longer.[…]

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