Potential Benefits of Cannabis on Gastric Health – Protect Your Stomach

Discover the Potential Benefits of Cannabis and Cannabinoids on Gastric Health: Inhibit Acid and Protect Your Stomach

Clinical studies on the effect of cannabis on gastric health and gastric acid secretion, are lacking. In a study with 90 human volunteers, smoking cannabis for more than 2 days a week was associated with low gastric acid output.  However, preclinical studies have suggested the inhibition of gastric acid secretion by cannabis or individual cannabinoids. […]


Eucalyptol, also known as Cineol, is the terpene responsible for the pleasurable and cooling scents found within eucalyptus, mint, rosemary, tea tree, mugwort, bay leaves, sweet basil, sage, and some strains of cannabis. When smoked, one can experience a sweet, refreshing cooling taste.

Understanding Terpenes

Terpenes are aromatic molecules produced from the resin of plants. Along with flavonoids, terpenes are the scents/smells that we associate with plants. Different cultivars of Cannabis have their own combinations of terpenes which causes each strain to have their own unique scent. Conversely, cannabinoids do not produce scents.