With the legalization of medical and recreational cannabis in several states and countries, people have become increasingly interested in the benefits of cannabis and its derivatives. One such derivative is THCA, which stands for tetrahydrocannabinolic acid. In this blog, we will discuss what THCA flower is and what its benefits are.
What is THCA flower?
THCA flower is the unheated, raw form of cannabis. THCA is a non-intoxicating cannabinoid that is found in raw cannabis plants. When heated - or smoked - THCA is converted into THC, the psychoactive cannabinoid that gives users a “high” feeling. THCA flower is made by drying and curing raw cannabis plants without heating them. This is legal - and amazingly - no less in quality that what you can buy in states that have legalized marijuana.
Benefits of THCA flower
Anti-inflammatory properties: THCA has been found to have potent anti-inflammatory properties. Inflammation is the root cause of many chronic diseases such as arthritis, Crohn's disease, and multiple sclerosis. THCA's anti-inflammatory properties may help reduce inflammation and alleviate symptoms associated with these conditions.
Anti-emetic properties: THCA has been found to have anti-emetic properties, which means it can help reduce nausea and vomiting. This property can be beneficial for people undergoing chemotherapy or suffering from conditions such as motion sickness or morning sickness during pregnancy.
Neuroprotective properties: THCA has been found to have neuroprotective properties. This means it can help protect the brain and nervous system from damage. Studies have shown that THCA may be beneficial in treating conditions such as Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, and Huntington's disease.
Appetite stimulant: THCA has been found to be an appetite stimulant. This property can be beneficial for people suffering from conditions such as anorexia or cachexia.
Anti-spasmodic properties: THCA has been found to have anti-spasmodic properties. This means it can help reduce muscle spasms and cramps. This property can be beneficial for people suffering from conditions such as multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, or dystonia.
THCA flower is an exciting development in the world of cannabis. At Greenlight Natural we carry several strains of high potency indoor grown THCA flower and THCA concentrates. Check out our shop page on our website or visit us in Omaha!