Interesting Facts You Didn’t Know About THCa Flowers


THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) is a chemical found in the Cannabis plant. Most people are aware of its psychoactive properties (being that it is the plant’s chief intoxicant) and are responsible for the “high” users experience when they smoke marijuana.

However, due to marijuana’s intoxicating effects, it is banned in many countries. To ensure people are still able to use it legally chemists and scientists have started creating and extracting new cannabinoids, like THCA. This post will tell you all about what THCA is and explain why you should be using it as an alternative to traditional THC.


THCA (tetrahydrocannabinol acid) is actually a chemical precursor to THC. It is a cannabinoid that can be found in raw, live Cannabis. At this very moment in time, it is not criminalized in some places where marijuana is. If you are interested in learning more about this chemical’s properties then find a guide to the THCA flower rather than an article covering facts related to it, like this one. If you do plan on purchasing THCA then you need to make sure that it is legal to do so in your state or country. Do not make the mistake of buying it because it is legal elsewhere without checking your own state or country’s laws. Picking it up might not result in any major criminal charges but it could lead to you getting a strike on your record which could prevent you from getting government jobs in the future.

Health Benefits

THCA’s health benefits are myriad. Like other cannabinoids, THCA has been shown to be an effective analgesic, meaning it can treat pain disorders and conditions, and an anti-inflammatory. If you are suffering from a health condition that you think THCA could treat then get in touch with your doctor. You must always get your doctor’s permission and approval before you begin using experimental alternative treatments like THCA. Using them without your doctor’s permission is unwise because the current drugs you are taking could interact with them or you could have allergies.

Very Affordable

THCA is a very affordable chemical. Unlike other alternative and herbal medicines, you can buy it for next to nothing. If you do plan on purchasing it then you need to make sure that you are buying it from a reliable source. While the vast majority of retailers do not sell tainted or inferior quality THCA, some do. The problem is, dealers in cannabinoids often use chemical solvents to extract them. These solvents can be detected in small amounts in the extractions, post-extraction. Make sure that you find a THCA manufacturer that does not use harmful chemical solvents.


THCA is non-psychoactive. You might think that because it is a precursor to THC that it would get you high but it does not. This chemical is primarily used for therapeutic purposes. If you want to get high then you would be better off buying a THC extraction or oil. If it is legal for you to buy such an extraction or even pure marijuana flower in your country, then again, conduct extensive research and find a reliable vendor to work with. Do not buy extractions or dried flowers of any kind until you are confident that the dealer has a high-quality, potent product.

Other Products

THCA isn’t something that has to be consumed as a dried flower. There are lots of different ways you can take this chemical. Most people’s favorite method is in oil form. You can also take it as a gummy. Before you buy any THCA product make sure that you shop around and do your research and find something that is high strength and potent and most importantly of all, comfortable for you to take. Your consumption method always needs to be something you are okay with taking. Do not take anything you personally do not feel comfortable with using.

Responsible Use

Finally, make sure that you use THCA responsibly. While it cannot get you high it’s still a medicine and is therefore something that should be taken moderately. Do not get into the habit of using it as a crutch for everything as you will never be able to escape from your addiction to it (just like you wouldn’t with anything else). You need to find ways to deal with your problems beyond taking drugs and medicines for them. Speak to your doctor if you want to learn about alternative therapies and treatment methods for your health problems.

THCA is a very effective treatment for a broad range of health conditions. If you are planning on taking it then shop around and find the highest quality THCA you can, from the most reliable vendor. You can use this post’s guidance to do that.

Written by Megan Taylor
Megan is a beauty expert who is passionate about all things makeup and glam! Her love for makeup has brought her to become a beauty pro at Glamour Garden Cosmetics.