Cannabinoids are compounds made in weed plants that can produce a variety of effects if consumed in a matter of speaking. There are hundreds of cannabinoids, such as Delta-8-THC, THC, CBN, CBG. These are the most common but what do they exactly do and why do they create these side effects / benefits.
There are three main types of Cannabinoids Synthetic-cannabinoids Photo-cannabinoids and Endo-cannabinoids.
Photo referring to existing in plants/produced by plants, endo referring to the fact these cannabinoids exist in and are produced by organisms, and synthetic referring to the fact they are man made.
These are the cannabinoids commonly found within the Marijuana Plant:
In fact Cannabinoids fit into cannabinoid receptors to regulate a variety of functions in the Humanbody.
These cannabinoids regulate inflammation, pain perception, mood, and memory.
For example, CBD is a non-psychotropic cannabinoid.
CBD is often used to treat epilepsy and other neurological disorders it does so by reducing neuron excitability (slowing the connections of the brain essentially).
THC is a psychotropic cannabinoid that is often used to treat pain and nausea. It is also used recreationally for a distorted/heightened perception of reality.
CBG is a non-psychotropic cannabinoid that is and has been studied for anti- cancer treatments and FDA is in the process of approving medically viable preventative cancer treatments using this cannabinoid.
Unlike the high that THC (the main psychoactive cannabinoid in marijuana) associated with smoking cannabis, CBD does not produce a high, but it has been shown to have a variety of medical benefits. Such as inflammation reduction.
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