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Delta 8 THC DOSAGE: How Much Delta 8 Should I Take?

Delta 8 THC is a fast-rising segment of the hemp industry, with a slew of D8 products springing up out of nowhere. We now have a better knowledge of how cannabinoids function, thanks to decades of studies. Delta 8 THC is currently accessible in tinctures, capsules, concentrates, gummies, and other consumables.

How much to dose is one of the most common questions that new Delta 8 users have. There is no such thing as the optimal delta 8 THC dosage for each individual. Everyone is unique. So, what helps one person may not work for another and vice versa.

Is the Dosage of Delta 8 THC And CBD the Same?

People think you can apply the same principles to delta 8 THC dosage as you do to CBD dosage. Yet, the question is whether or it will be correct.

No evidence exists to show that delta 8 THC is hazardous in any manner. Unlike CBD, which is wholly non-psychoactive, Delta 8 THC is active. Yet, our CBD dose standard doesn’t work with other cannabinoids.

Aside from its physiological differences, delta 8 THC has distinct psychological effects. Also, to get you high, delta 8 THC is a solid psychoactive compound. If you are sensitive to delta 9 THC, start with modest doses and work your way up to the optimal spot over time.

What if I take a lot of Delta 8 THC?

You’ll probably feel dizzy and bewildered. Even large doses of delta 8 THC won’t make you as paranoid as delta 9 THC when it backfires. 

Delta 8 THC does not cause stress, insanity, and irregular heartbeats. Delta 8 THC has a dose-dependent effect, with lower doses stimulating and higher doses sedating.

Delta 8 THC Dosage: Understanding Potency 

Your product’s quantity (milligrams) and potency (per milligram) establish your delta 8 THC dosage. Different businesses use various strengths and amounts in their products. For instance, some delta 8 THC medicines are sold in 30 mL bottles, whereas others are sold in 60 mL bottles. The same pattern holds with gummies, vapes, and other varieties. 

Do you want to know how many milligrams of delta 8 THC there are in a serving size? A customer can readily calculate how much delta 8 THC they need by reading serving suggestions on the package insert. 

The strength of delta 8 THC in tinctures and vape cartridges is measured in mg/ml. Our delta 8 THC tincture, for instance, has 1200 mg of delta 8 in 30 mL. As a result, the serving size of this tincture, 1 mL, contains about 40 mg of delta 8. 

Even experienced cannabis users will feel effects from just a quarter of a drop of delta 8 THC. Gummies and pills include premeasured amounts of delta 8 THC, removing the need to measure. You take as many capsules or gummies as you require to match your dosage requirements, and that’s all there is to it. 

How Long Does THC 8 Delta Require to Get Started?

Delta 8 THC works in the same way as any other drug you would breathe or eat. However, some things (like gummies and capsules) may make you think you need more to get euphoric. They also take longer to enter the bloodstream due to their slow start. In short, we recommend you wait at least 2 hours before getting another dose of delta 8 THC.

Delta 8 THC Dosing Guide:

A delta 8 THC dosage chart is a great place to start if you want to find the correct dose for yourself. You can determine your appropriate starting dose by using the chart below. Begin with a small amount and gradually increase until you achieve the desired results.

Your WeightMild EffectsHeavy Effects
80 lbs (35 kg)5 mg15 mg
100 lbs (45 kg)6 mg20 mg
120 lbs (55 kg)8 mg27 mg
140 lbs (65 kg)9 mg32 mg
160 lbs (72 kg)10 mg36 mg
180 lbs (82 kg)12 mg40 mg
200 lbs (90 kg)13 mg45 mg
220 lbs (100 kg)14 mg50 mg
240 lbs (108 kg)15 mg54 mg
260 lbs (118 kg)17 mg60 mg

The way the substance is consumed also affects its bioavailability and the length and timing of effects.

Delta 8 THC Vape Dosage:

Delta 8 THC vapes are one of the most famous goods on the market, which is why we included them initially. These come in three varieties: disposable, bottled, and cartridge. The dosage is the same irrespective of format.

A single dose of vaporized delta 8 THC is one to three puffs, one being the best starting point for new users. Your high intensity is influenced by your inhalation depth and the amount of vapor you can inhale simultaneously.

Delta 8 THC Hemp Flower Dosage:

Delta 8 THC flower is simply CBD hemp flower that is mixed with a delta 8 THC distillate. To begin, 1.5 milligrams, or 1–3 puffs, is a reasonable starting point for vapes. Delta 8 THC flowers are more difficult to dose because of uneven delta 8 distribution. So, especially if you’re new to THC, we recommend waiting 20 minutes between each of those 1–3 puffs.

 Dosage Of Delta 8 THC Gummies:

Delta 8 THC gummies, for example, have a regular dosage of 10–40 milligrams per piece. Ten mg is excellent for first-time users. Because our gummies contain 20 mg of delta 8 THC, the prescribed amount ranges from half a gummy to two gummies each dose. So, after taking one gummy, wait around 2 hours for the benefits to kick in.

Dosage Of Delta 8 THC Capsules

Delta 8 THC capsules, like gummies, are simple to use because the packaging specifies the total amount of delta 8 and the number of milligrams in each dosage. According to most manufacturers, one capsule counts as a single serving. As a result, most Delta 8 THC capsules contain 25 mg of delta 8 THC in each capsule. 

Dosage Of Delta 8 THC Tincture

Delta 8 THC tinctures take through tiny blood vessels located behind the tongue. The typical dose is 20–40 mg. Divide delta 8 per bottle by the number of milliliters to determine how much delta 8 THC is in a serving size.

Delta 8 THC tinctures are convenient since they allow you to manage the dose of delta 8 precisely. The tinctures contain 40 mg of delta 8 THC per mL (equivalent to one dropper) which is generally always a single serving amount. However, the prescribed amount ranges from half of a dropper (10 mg) to a full dropper (20 mg) (40 mg).


Although determining the correct delta 8 THC dosage may appear complicated at first, knowing how different administration methods operate in your body can assist you in choosing the best way and determining the dose.

Furthermore, Doja Hemp offers delta 8 THC vapors in tinctures, vapes, and edibles. So, novice users can choose the product type that meets all the requirements. Using the formulas above, discover the optimal potency and dose for a smooth delta 8 experience.