Gummy Spotlight: Exotic Cannabinoids
Don’t forget, all gummies are 20% off for the month of Feb 2023! Gummy Spotlight: Exotic Cannabinoids – The world of cannabinoids is constantly evolving, and two of the latest compounds to gain popularity among consumers are THC-O and Delta 8. These exotic cannabinoids are known for their unique effects, and many people are turning to them as a new way to experience the benefits of cannabis.
Cannabinoids are a group of chemical compounds that interact with the endocannabinoid system in the human body. They are found in the cannabis plant (Cannabis sativa) as well as in some other plants and animals. The two primary cannabinoids are delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (Delta-9 THC) and cannabidiol (CBD), but there are many other cannabinoids. This includes cannabinol (CBN), cannabigerol (CBG), and THCO, among others. These compounds have been the subject of much research for their potential therapeutic and medicinal properties. They have been used to treat a range of conditions. The effects of cannabinoids are thought to be mediated by their interaction with receptors in the endocannabinoid system, which plays a role in regulating a wide variety of physiological processes in the body.
THC-O, also known as tetrahydrocannabinolic acid, is the raw, psychoactive form of THC. Unlike traditional THC, which is the main psychoactive compound in cannabis, THC-O does not produce a “high” when consumed. Instead, it is thought to offer a more calming and relaxing experience. Many people who are looking for an alternative to traditional THC choose THC-O because of its milder effects, making it a good option for those who are sensitive to the psychoactive effects of THC.
There are claims that THC-O (THC-O-acetate) is more potent than delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (Delta-9 THC), but there is limited scientific research on this topic, and the available information is often based on anecdotal evidence. Some unverified reports suggest that THC-O can be two to three times more potent than Delta-9 THC, while others claim that its effects are more sedative and less euphoric. It’s important to note that THC-O is a synthetic cannabinoid and is not found in natural cannabis plants. More research is needed to fully understand the effects and potential risks associated with THC-O.
Delta 8 (D8), is a minor cannabinoid that is closely related to Delta 9 (the main psychoactive compound in hemp). D8 is known for its mild psychoactive effects. They are said to be similar to those of Delta 9, but with a lower intensity. Delta 8 is becoming increasingly popular for those looking for a new way to experience the benefits of hemp, without the intense “high”.
While these two compounds are similar, Delta-8 THC is often described as being less potent than Delta-9. It still does produce psychoactive effects! Some users have reported that Delta-8 THC produces a milder, more relaxing high than Delta-9 THC, and may also have fewer side effects. Additionally, Delta-8 THC is not legal in all states and countries, so it’s important to check local regulations before using it.
So why are people turning to these exotic cannabinoids? For starters, many people love the unique effects that they produce. THC-O and Delta 8 are known for offering a more calming and relaxing experience. This can be especially beneficial for those who are looking for a way to manage certain stressors. These compounds are not as psychoactive as traditional THC. They may be a good option for those who are looking for a milder experience. Or, also for those who are looking to avoid the intense “high” that is associated with THC.
Another reason that people love these cannabinoids is that they are becoming more widely available. As the popularity of hemp continues to grow, more and more companies are beginning to offer THC-O and Delta 8. This makes it easier for consumers to try these compounds for themselves.
In conclusion, THC-O and Delta 8 are two of the latest cannabinoids to gain popularity among consumers. There are many reasons why people are turning to them. These exotic cannabinoids are quickly becoming a new way to experience the benefits of hemp. It’s important to remember that everyone’s experience with these compounds will be different. It’s always a good idea to do your own research and talk to your doctor before trying anything new. Check out all of our cananbinoids on our Limited Edition Page.