Most people are familiar with THC. This is the most widely recognized compound in the cannabis plant. Coming in second is CBD or cannabidiol. These two compounds found in the highest (no pun intended) quantity in the plant are responsible for its therapeutic effects and in the case of THC it’s psychoactive effects.
But there is another lesser-known class of compounds found within the cannabis plant that deserves a shout out, The Terpenes!
Cannabis has a rich, long history of use all throughout the world. Isn’t it time to finally take this tremendous plant and study it for all its benefits and potential? Well it would seem that time has finally arrived!