When delta-8 binds to the CB1 receptor, it may initiate psychological effects that activate the body’s stress-relieving and anti-anxiety effects.
- Promotes Healthy Sleep
Delta-8 impacts the mind and body’s natural rhythm. It can bind twice to the receptors in the endocannabinoid system, which could help calm the processes. These include hectic mental activity, unsteady breathing, and a rapid heart rate.
- Alleviates Pain and Inflammation
This substance possesses soothing and anti-inflammatory properties. It can target acute pain and chronic inflammation since it may help soothe and reduce the pain and inflammation. It may also be helpful if your hangover comes with muscle pain and headache because of its analgesic properties.
- Improved Body Balance
Research supports that delta-8 can improve the body’s balance and well-being since it interacts with the endocannabinoid system. This means it may help regulate certain hormones that affect mood. These include serotonin, dopamine, and glutamate.
- Stimulates Appetite
Delta-8 does not give people the ‘munchies’ like marijuana. However, studies show it may stimulate the appetite effectively and may even lead to better nutrient absorption.
- Inhibits Nausea and Vomiting
Delta-8 THC acts as an antagonist, as it modulates the feeling of nausea. There are already patents on this component’s use as a possible anti-nausea agent to manage vomiting after chemotherapy.
- Neuroprotective Properties
This substance could also be seen to protect the brain from long-term cognitive damage in case of injury from hypoxia.