While smoking cannabis is in no way the same as shooting up heroine, neither is it the same drug that is was 15 years ago. Today's cannabis is ten times stronger than it used to be and by the same consequences it comes with more potent symptoms and greater difficulty in giving up.
Cannabis, like any abused substance, be it caffeine, alcohol or cocaine if it is taken regularly in large amounts, you will become addicted. Cannabis is no different and likewise, while not dangerous, you may find cannabis withdrawal treatment is necessary.
People going through detox will find it is uncomfortable and they will experience feelings of anxiety, headaches, craving, insomnia and irritability. If you are looking for cannabis withdrawal treatments then you can find many over the counter medications to help ease the initial discomfort. Exercise is also commonly suggested as a cannabis withdrawal treatment, it keeps you occupied, reduces cravings and makes you tired and easier to sleep.
Hypnotherapy and warm relaxing sauna spas can also help you to detox, cleanse your body and reduce the desire for cannabis. Marijuana addiction can have some serious side effects both on your physical and mental health. If you have been a long-term user you may benefit from professional counselling, group therapy sessions or support programs run in your local area.