For many people, the idea of eating 10 times more than their preferred dose of THC can be terrifying.

We’ve all heard the horror stories of people overdoing it. Maybe you ate too much of a mystery brownie in college, or perhaps you indulged in a mislabeled pack of gummies in the days before potency testing. Whatever the case, the stories that end badly are the ones we hear about the most.

Last Tuesday, I found myself starting down that scary path: I accidentally took 10 times more THC than I planned.

Here’s how it worked out.

How to misdose yourself

Before I get into the details of this grand error, here’s a bit of background.

In the United States, most legal states limit cannabis edibles to 10 mg of THC per serving and 100 mg in the…

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