Do Mangos Make Cannabis Stronger?
Everyone who consumes cannabis has seemingly heard the statement and possibly dismissed it as a myth. Personally, I heard this when I was younger, I quickly dismissed it as hearsay. After doing some of my own research years later, I found out this statement is truly plausible.
Mangos CAN Make Cannabis Stronger!
Mangos CAN increase the potency of THC!
Why Does A Mango Make Cannabis Stronger?
Terpenes found in cannabis, specifically mycrene are also found in mangos, lemongrass, thyme, and hops.
There are over 200 terpenes found in marijuana, and multiple types are found in different strains in different ratios. Dr Ethan Russo, respected neuroscientist, claims terpenes from cannabis produce a synergy within the body that treats a myriad of ailments. Marijuana has the ability to uniquely combine this organic material with cannabinoids. Subsequently, this merger allows for individualized health benefits.
Terpenes are also responsible for the great smell and flavours of cannabis!
Mycrene is one of the most common terpenes found in marijuana and is also one of the most valuable medicinally. This terpene gives cannabis effects such as euphoria, joyfulness, pain relief, and anti-inflammatory effects. A cannabis strain with more than 0.5% mycrene can create couch-lock in consumers (indica-like effects
When To Eat A Mango Before Consuming Cannabis
Anecdotal evidence suggests consuming a mango approximately 45 minutes before smoking cannabis.
Cannabis Strains That Are High In Mycrene
- White Widow
- Skunk XL
- Special Kush
Mycrene is responsible for the earthy, musky aroma of many popular marijuana strains. Also, cannabis strains that high in