How Nukana offers you a choice.
If you’re a cannabis consumer, then you’ve probably heard of the entourage effect. But if not, here’s what you need to know: The entourage effect is the synergistic relationship between cannabinoids and terpenes. This means that when they work together, they provide the best results for your health and wellness. While CBD and THC are both cannabinoids found in the hemp and marijuana plants, they each have their own unique benefits for your health. Together with other compounds found in cannabis plants such as terpenes (which give each strain its distinct flavor), these compounds work together to create an even more powerful combination that amplifies their therapeutic properties—hence why it’s called “the entourage effect.” Continue reading to learn more.
Does CBD have an entourage effect?
In the world of cannabinoid science, there are two main types: phytocannabinoids and endocannabinoids. Phytocannabinoids are found in plants, while endocannabinoids are created by our own bodies. The most well-known phytocannabinoid is tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), which is responsible for producing cannabis’ psychoactive effects when ingested. CBD on the other hand doesn’t produce any psychoactive effects so you can use it without worry!
Does THC have an entourage effect?
THC is the psychoactive component in cannabis. It’s also known as Delta-9 THC, and it belongs to a family of cannabinoids called the tetrahydrocannabinols (THC).
THC has an entourage effect because it produces different effects when combined with other cannabinoids like CBD or CBN. The latter is an example of an antagonist cannabinoid; it blocks some of the effects of THC by binding to the same receptors without activating them.
Why are cannabinoids important?
Cannabinoids are the active ingredients in cannabis. They interact with the body’s endocannabinoid system, which is involved in regulating sleep, mood and appetite; pain perception; stress response; immune function; memory formation; hormone secretion (including reproductive hormones).
Cannabinoids also have therapeutic benefits: they can reduce nausea caused by chemotherapy treatments for cancer patients; help people deal with chronic pain or muscle spasms from multiple sclerosis or epilepsy; improve mental health disorders such as anxiety and depression by regulating emotional responses to stressors so you don’t feel overwhelmed by them. Always consult your doctor before trying any natural remedies and do your own research, I cannot stress this enough.
The entourage effect is best described as the synergistic relationship between cannabinoids and terpenes.
The entourage effect is best described as the synergistic relationship between cannabinoids and terpenes. The idea behind it is that the compounds in cannabis work together to produce a larger effect than any one of them alone would produce, similar to how pharmaceutical drugs are made up of many different chemicals that combine to produce a desired effect on your body.
Cannabinoids and terpenes can be found in all plants, but their proportions vary depending on where they’re grown and what strain they are. For example: Sativa strains have higher levels of THC compared with Indica strains which have higher levels of CBD (cannabidiol). This means that if you use an indica strain as opposed to sativa then chances are good that you’ll feel more relaxed–but less focused–than when using something like Sour Diesel or Blue Dream; however, this doesn’t mean there aren’t benefits from using sativas either! Both types have their place depending on what kind of high you want from them…and this brings us back around full circle into explaining why knowing about these two simple things matters so much when choosing which type will suit YOUR needs best.”
The Nukana Difference
Nukana offers 2 different types of gummies. Our Straight Delta 9 gummies contain 10mg of Hemp derived D9 per gummy available in four amazing flavors, while our 10:1 Tropical Gummies have 100mg of premium CBD and 10mg of D9 THC per gummy! This ratio allows for the entourage effect that has a positive therapeutic experience for many people whereas the Nukana’s D9 gummies are a little more on the recreational side. Check our listing here to purcahse: https://nukana.com/full-spectrum/
The entourage effect is a major reason why cannabis is such a powerful holistic treatment option. It’s also the reason why we need to continue researching how these compounds interact with each other so we can better understand how they work together and create synergy in our bodies.