5 Myths About THC Detoxification Debunked- January 18, 2019
It’s time to look for a new job, and you somehow feel, they are gonna reject you.
Because you are a “medical cannabis” user. So, comes the time you start searching for tips, and tricks to get the cannabinoids out of your system. But, are you choosing the right options, or you are just falling for those detox myths which might soon turn out to be another sham.
Read more about 5 cannabis detoxification and also if they hold some truth really! Let’s find out
Myth 1- You Can Pass Drug Test Simply By Drinking Large Amounts Of Water
Drinking water will definitely help release undesirable toxins. But, drinking unnecessary large amounts of water is not ideally the right way to flush out toxins.
You must understand the fact that on average only 20% of THC is expelled via urine. The rest of the remains are removed via sweat and fecal matter. So, drinking water might create imbalances with regards to electrolytes, which might lead to hyperhydration.
Tip- Stay well-hydrated to gradually remove the toxins from your body. But, don’t go overboard about it.
Myth 2- You Can Use Diuretics To Flush Out Cannabis/Toxins From The Body
Diuretics are medications that help in the production of urine. Often people go for products like coffee, tea, and any other caffeine-related beverages for the purpose of the detoxification process.
But, these products are only beneficial for diluting the cannabis in the system, but they definitely don’t help in eliminating all the product from the body.
They will not help in any way as your urine will be diluted to the level that it will arise suspicion, so ultimately your tests will be rejected in any way.
Myth 3- You Can Go For THC Detoxification Using Household Products
It is an age-old myth that using some household items like vinegar, niacin, or even bleach can be used to flush out THC from the system. That’s actually rubbish!
Instead, choosing tea is a much better option as it contains high levels of antioxidants which are simply one of the best ways to detox cannabis from the body.
Myth 4- High-intensity Exercises Result in Rapid THC Detoxification
Of all the misconceptions concerning THC, this is one which actually can help with THC detoxification. But, if you are thinking it’s a rapid process, then that would be a complete lie.
THC is stored in fat cells, and as you start losing fat, it will automatically helps with the detox process. Plus, this also releases more anandamide termed as a “bliss molecule”.
Eventually, it depends on the time-frame with which your body’s fat cells are degraded. The faster that process happens, the more is the THC detoxification.
Tip- Go for cardio or high-intensity exercises for a rapid response.
Myth 5- You can Produce Synthetic Urine At the Time of Tests
The most hilarious ideas going around online which claims that people using fake urine as a substitute while appearing for drug tests.
Do you really think, lab techs can be fooled that way. Of course not. So, don’t even think of buying any of such products, or you might get fooled at the wrong place.
You must understand that detoxification is a natural process and you should never try to fasten the process. Give it time and remember the first step is to start abstaining from cannabis products.