When most people think of administering medical marijuana, the image of smoking the substance comes to mind. And in the minds of many health care professionals and patients, this is the single fact most contributory to their negative image of medical marijuana. There are, however alternative methods of administration that many find preferable.

The first of these is inhalation of marijuana vapors. Vaporization is a technique for avoiding irritating respiratory toxins in marijuana smoke by heating cnnabis to a temperature where the psychoactive ingredients evaporate without causing combustion. A number of laboratory studies have found that vaporizers can efficientlyi deliver cannabinoids while eliminating or drastically reducing other smoke toxins. Further research into the use of vaporizers might begin at the website Vaporinfo.

Many patients choose to ingest their medicine by incorporating it into food. While over the course of time, Patients and Families United intends to build out it's library of recipes, American Alliance for Medical Marijuana website provides a good array of recipes.