What Is Delta 8?

What is Delta 8?

| Spencer Beaudreault

Delta 8 THC

What is Delta 8? Well, it is a cannabinoid derived from the hemp plant. It is one of the four most common cannabinoids. While it is known to have a similar psychoactive traits like its THC relative, it has a several differences as well. It isn't as potent as Delta-9-THC, the main molecule in cannabis. It delivers an uplifting and motivating feeling along with a calming body sensation, however it is a much more mild compared to Delta-9-THC. Delta 8 bioavailability goes as wide as its cannabinoid family.

What is the Bioavailability? How does that work with Delta 8?


What is Delta 8


Before we touch on this, you must understand what bioavailability is. The bioavailability of a substance refers to how much, and at what rate, something gets absorbed by your bloodstream and into your body. It's important to understand the bioavailability of products especially a cannabinoid, so you know how much you should take at a time. 

The bioavailability of Delta 8 largely depends on how you take it. You can eat Delta 8 gummies, you can swallow a Delta 8 Capsule, you can squirt Delta 8 oil under your tongue, and you can even inhale a Delta 8 vape. Inhaling Delta 8 is the most effective method for ensuring a quick bioavailability rate. When Delta 8 is inhaled, such as through a vape pen or vaporizer, it can be absorbed nearly immediately leaving you instant results, while digesting a Delta 8 gummies can take hours to feel the full effect.

The efficacy and stability of Delta 8 makes it one of the most valuable cannabis-derived chemical compounds. The benefits and effects serve both medical and recreational consumers alike. Delta 8 illustrates the power of individual chemical constituents within cannabis, and we believe it is the future of the industry.

Delta 8 Gummies

Is Delta 8 Legal?

In short, yes Delta 8 is legal in every state except for the following: Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, Idaho, Iowa, Mississippi, Montana, Rhode Island, and Utah.

Spencer Beaudreault

Spencer Beaudreault is the Founder of Hero Brands, a Business Development & Marketing Expert, and a lifelong advocate & user of cannabis, hemp, & plant-based alternatives.
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