Easy Ways to Microdose Cannabis

Turn your favorite cannabis products into tools for productivity using these simple steps.



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The microdosing trend has spread from LSD to cannabis — and more professionals are beginning to use cannabis as the tool that it is. Sure, getting high can be fun, but cannabis has a lot more to offer than that. With microdosing, you can handle those annoying emails, focus on your work, stay cool in times of crisis, and be more creative too.

Here’s how you can try it out with your favorite products at home.

What Does it Mean to Microdose Cannabis?

Microdosing is the act of taking a very small portion of something that is generally used at higher concentrations. When you use full-strength cannabis products and doses, you’re probably going to get high. When you microdose, you focus on using smaller amounts so you get the good vibes and focus without any of the intoxication.

Microdosing doses can range from 2.5 milligrams to 5 milligrams for most people.

How to Use Cannabis Products for Microdosing

You can turn your favorite cannabis products into microdose-friendly tools using the following steps.

Use Microdose Edibles or Tinctures

Edibles are, without question, one of the easiest ways to microdose — as long as you can trust the brand. A brand that makes consistent and reliable edibles makes it very easy to help you with your microdosing needs. In fact, some edible companies are actually focusing specifically on making products with lower doses, like 1906 New Highs and Wana. Most tinctures will tell you exactly how much to ingest for a lower dose too.

Portion Control Your Standard Edibles

If you don’t have access to edibles that come in convenient microdose-sized packages, don’t worry. You can take your…