Products at The Apothecarium carry a variety of benefits for our overall well-being, but have you ever wondered how exactly it works? The answer lies in the magic of terpenes! Terpenes are essential oils that are produced by plants, and they create what is known as the “entourage effect”. This simply means that the various compounds work together to produce a more potent effect than any one of them could on its own.
Terpenes are one of the most important aspects of cannabis. They are responsible for the plant’s unique smell and they also have medicinal properties. However, it is only recently that scientists have begun to understand the full extent of their potential. One area where terpenes are thought to play a role is in the entourage effect.
The entourage effect occurs when different compounds in cannabis work together to produce a more potent effect than any one could on its own. This has been observed with THC and CBD, but it is likely that terpenes contribute to this as well.
Cannabis has a variety of benefits for our overall well-being, and terpenes are one reason why. When we consume cannabis, the entourage effect of terpenes creates an experience that is more than just the sum of its parts. Terpenes are aromatic compounds that give cannabis its distinctive smell and flavor. They also interact with cannabinoids like THC and CBD to modulate their effects. The result is a more nuanced and individualized experience that could possibly offer relief from various ailments such as pain, anxiety, inflammation, and more.
Visit The Apothecarium and chat with our Budtenders about your desired effects, they can suggest products with terpenes that can match your unique needs.
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