Cannabinoids & Terepenes


Cannabinoids

So far, over 120 cannabinoids have been identified in cannabis plants. The most well known are THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol) - a psychoactive cannabinoid of the cannabis plant, and CBD (cannabidiol) - a non psychoactive cannabinoid of the cannabis plant. THC, CBD and the hundred or so other cannabinoids can benefit us in many ways. 

The diagram to the right shows some of the more commonly studied cannabinoids and their medicinal properties.


Check out our "Dosing and Usage" page for more information about common uses.


Terpenes

Terpenes are organic compounds produced by many different plants (and even some animals). There are thousands of different terpenes, around 150 have been identified in cannabis.

Terpenes determine the smell, taste, and effects of cannabis.

Below is a diagram of some of the many terpenes that are found in cannabis. The aromatic and medicinal properties are listed.

For further info on terpenes, please visit www.medicaljane.com