Cannaboids are a group of chemical compounds found in the cannabis plant, which affect the brain in a diverse range of ways.
Cannabinoids work to alleviate a number of symptoms by stimulating a certain compound called endocannabinoids which are produced naturally by the human body; once endocannabinoids are activated they assist in keeping the body in prime condition by monitoring cell communication which is required for health.
Cannabinol is present in small quantities, although this chemical causes fogginess in the user, it also works to lower anxiety.
Cannabigerol possesses has anti-bacterial effects. It was discovered that both THC and CBD originate from CBG. It acts as a relaxant.
Tetrahydrocannabivarin regulates the psychoactive effects of THC. This chemical could be used in the treatment of metabolic disorders.
Cannabichromene could induce the growth of new brain cells, it is also an anti-inflammatory, and has analgesic effects.
…is the unprocessed acid state in which THC is found in fresh plants. The application of heat transforms THCA to THC.
…is the acid form of CBD, it could hold potential in the treatment of breast cancer.