What is Delta 8 THC?
Delta 8 THC
an intensely powerful cannabinoid native to the cannabis flower. Delta-8 is an isomer of CBD, and a derivative of hemp and CBD. The Delta-8 THC cannabinoid can be found in hemp and is found in our products with less than 0.3% of Delta 9 THC.
The National Cancer Institute defines Delta-8 THC, as “an analogue of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) with antiemetic, anxiolytic, appetite-stimulating, analgesic, and neuroprotective properties.”
There are over 100 known cannabinoids, with many new ones being discovered frequently, each producing their own varied effects.
Delta 8 THC Effects
Users describe the effects of Delta 8 as being like those provided by Delta 9 THC, but without the same levels of intoxication, anxieties, or paranoia typically associated with Delta 9 THC. Most users report feeling clear-headed, calm, happy, motivated and focused.
That being said, everyone is different, and the potency of Delta 8 THC products may vary by person, so it’s recommended to err on the side of caution and start with a lower dose and work your way up accordingly.
Delta 8 THC and Drug Testing
While its legal through hemp, yes, you are still very likely to fail a drug test with Delta 8 THC in your system. It is advised that the use of any products containing THC content should be used at your own discretion.