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What is Delta-8?

What is Delta-8?

Posted by JJ's Hemp Dispensary on 1st May 2021


What is Delta-8?

Delta 8-THC or Delta 8-Tetrahydrocannabinol is a cannabinoid that is derived from Hemp. It has psychoactive effects and euphoric feelings as well as having anti-nausea, anti-anxiety, appetite stimulating and stress reducing properties.

How is it different than CBD and Delta-9?

Delta-8 has psychoactive effects while CBD does not, making it perfect for those who want to have the benefits of hemp without the high. However, Delta-8 does have benefits in its own way such as stimulating appetite and helping anxiety.

D8’s psychoactive effect is much more stable and mellower than it’s D9 cousin, making it perfect for people wanting to have the similar effects of THC, but with more control. Many compare the D8 high has a mild high, but without the associated paranoia or anxiety some experience when taking D9.

Is Delta-8 legal?

There is a lot of issues regarding legality of D8, but as of writing this, Delta-8 is legal in 38 states.