Is Cannabis considered a "DRUG"?
Cannabis is a drug, and there is nothing wrong with that.
   There are many other DRUGS that we take every day such as coffee, tobacco and alcohol. Cannabis is also MEDICINE.
Here is the WIKIPEDIA definition of "DRUG"...

   A drug is a substance which may have medicinal, intoxicating, performance enhancing or other effects when taken or put into a human body or the body of another animal and is not considered a food or exclusively a food.
   Cannabis, also known as marijuana (from the Mexican Spanish marihuana), and by other names, a is a preparation of the Cannabis plant intended for use as a psychoactive DRUG and as MEDICINE.
   Pharmacologically, the principal psychoactive constituent of cannabis is tetrahydrocannabinol (THC); it is one of 483 known compounds in the plant, including at least 84 other cannabinoids, such as cannabidiol (CBD), cannabinol (CBN), tetrahydrocannabivarin (THCV) and cannabigerol (CBG).