What is Delta 8 THC?
Delta 8 THC is a molecule remarkably similar to Delta 9 THC which is what gives that "high" feeling in cannabis. A couple key differences with Delta 8 and Delta 9 THC is that delta 8 is not as psychoactive which means it doesn’t give as much of a "high". It also does not have the same paranoia inducing affects as Delta 9 does for some people. Delta 8 is a great legal alternative for Delta 9 in states where cannabis is not legal and also a great replacement for those who find the psychedelic effects of delta 9 too potent but still want the relaxing/ pain relieving benefits of THC.
When Was Delta 8 THC Legalized?
Delta 8 THC is federally legal because, per the 2018 United States Farm Bill (or Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018), it a a product whose ingredients are extracted from legal hemp plants that contain < 0.3% Delta 9 THC.
How Much Delta 8 THC Should I Take?
This is dependent on your THC familiarity, tolerance, and comfortability. Usually for first time users we recommend around 5-10 mg depending on method of ingestion ( vape and edible being 5 mg and tincture being 10 mg
Are There Any Delta 8 THC Health Benefits?
Delta 8 THC can be very useful as a pain management or anxiety/stress management supplement.
Will Delta 8 THC Show Up on a Drug Test?
Delta 8 THC is THC so if you get drug tested for THC - then yes - Delta 8 will show up.
Is Delta 8 THC the Same as CBD?
Most Delta 8 THC is derived from CBD. Delta 8 THC is not naturally abundant in CBD, but science has found a way to extract the Delta 8 THC molecule from legal hemp and cannabis plants.
Does Delta 8 THC Get You High?
If you are familiar with the effects of Delta 9 THC, the effects of Delta 8 THC will be much less psychedelic, therefor you may not experience the same "high" you are accustomed to. If you are unfamiliar with the effects of Delta 9 THC overall or don’t regularly use THC products, then for lack of a better term yes you will get "high," however it is not your traditional "high" sensation associated with most psychedelics, it is more of a elevation of mood and consciousness.
Does Delta 8 THC Help with Pain?
Delta 8 can be very helpful as a pain management supplement.
Does Delta 8 THC Help with Anxiety?
Delta 8 can be useful as an anxiety relief supplement for those who are comfortable with the effects of THC.
Does Delta 8 THC Help with Nausea?
THC has been shown to help with some cases of nausea for certain individuals.
Will Delta 8 THC Help Me Sleep?
Delta 8 THC can be used to help promote feelings of restfulness/calmness which can help someone get to sleep.
What are Delta 8 Effects VS Delta 9?
Delta 8 is less psychoactive meaning it doesn't get you as "high" as delta 9 and it is also less paranoia inducing than delta 9.
What is a Delta 8 THC Distillate?
Delta 8 distillate is a syringe with pure delta 8 inside of it, most commonly used to bake your own Delta 8 THC edibles.