Use this calculator to find out how much cannabis to use when you’re making cannabutter or canna-oil for just one recipe. When you make the infusion, use the amount of oil or clarified butter that is required for the entire recipe.
* This calculator should be used before decarboxylation.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What should I use this calculator for?
Want to make just one batch of pot brownies? Tired of not knowing how much marijuana to use in your edibles? Use this calculator for edible dosing. Enter the potency of your weed and the edible dosage you want. The edible calculator will tell you exactly how much marijuana to use in your infusion. This edible dosage calculator app is an important step in learning how to make edibles!
To learn everything you need to know to start making edibles, sign up for the Marijuana 101 Certificate Program!
How much weed should I put in my edibles?
You can use this edible dosage calculator to figure out exactly how much weed to use in your marijuana recipe. This Single Recipe Infusion Calculator will tell you exactly how much weed to use!
How many mg of THC should I put in my edibles?
The optimal dose of THC in weed edibles depends on your tolerance, your body chemistry, and the effect you’re looking for. Finding the right dose for you when making weed edibles can be tricky. That’s why you need an edible dosage calculator app—to measure the edible dosage. Adjust the recipe based on your own experience.
The standard recreational dose in most areas with legal adult-use marijuana is 10 milligrams of THC. Medical marijuana patients often need higher doses.
You may make your weed edibles too strong for your body at first. If that happens, you’ll have to decrease the THC in your next batch. You may make your pot brownies too weak for your body. In that case, you’ll need to increase the mg of THC in the next batch.
You can learn how to make edibles in the Cannabis Cooking Pro Certificate Program. That program teaches both DIY edibles and how to get a job in a cannabis kitchen. Sign up for the Cannabis Dispensary Pro Certificate Program for more information on finding the right edible dose. To learn both, sign up for the Master of Marijuana Certificate Program.
How many mg of CBD should I put in my edibles?
The optimal dose of CBD in marijuana edibles depends on your tolerance, your body chemistry, and the effect you’re looking for. The standard adult dose for most conditions is 10 milligrams of CBD. Medical marijuana patients often need higher doses.
CBD edibles are a good way to get CBD into your body. You can make CBD pot brownies, CBD edibles, or anything that sounds good to you!
Sign up for the Cannabis Dispensary Pro Certificate Program to learn how to find the best CBD dose. Sign up for the Cannabis Cooking Pro Certificate Program to learn how to make CBD edibles. Sign up for the Master of Marijuana Certificate Program to learn both!
Does it matter if I use already made THC or CBD oil or concentrate?
If you’re starting with a marijuana extract or an oil that has already been infused with THC or CBD, you don’t need to use this cannabutter cooking calculator. Instead, go to the How Much Infused Oil To Use Calculator to find out how much infused oil to use or the How Much Concentrate To Use Calculator to find out how much cannabis concentrate to use.
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