5 things you didn't know about Sex and Cannabis

5 things you didn’t know about Sex and Cannabis

Size doesn’t matter, but Strains do

Depending on the mood you are in, there is a strain for everyone. Sativa strains are known for building up an active brain and generating energy, this is where you get more of the cerebral experiences. Indica can act on more of the body high and can reduce anxiety Energy is great for sex, naturally. And the best intercourse relies upon things happening upstairs, in the brain, as well as all of the activity downstairs.

Terpenes and Sex drive

Are you bringing sexy back? Know your cannabis strains to really dial it in. Some of the best known terpene profiles for sex include the terpene limonene – Do-Si-Dos and Wedding Cake Both are indica-dominant, high-THC hybrids that hit you fast with a body-warming euphoria before melting to blissful relaxation.


Sometimes sex can cause performance anxiety, or perhaps you or your partner needs to be able to relax to fully enjoy a good sesh between the sheets. Some Indica strains that can help alleviate that include Blackberry Kush. As a form of medical marijuana that stems from an Afghani parent plant, Blackberry Kush has an almost sweet flavor. Other good options include Northern Lights, Granddaddy Purple, or Jack Herer.


Some like it rough, but others may need to reduce chronic pain or relieve pain from trauma during sex. Some of the best terpenes for this include beta-caryophyllene, humulene, myrcene, and caryophyllene. Some of these strains can also help with generating a euphoric feeling that is also great for your little sex romp.


Edibles may not the best way to go for partnered sex because they’re too slow and unpredictable. Edibles need to pass through your digestive system before they take effect. Your BMI and other factors also affect how quickly they kick in. You and your partner risk the fact you may not have the same experience or peak since you both will metabolize the edible at different rates.