Cannabinoids and Terpenes Breakdown

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Cannabinoids

CBC

Found In: Cannabis

Benefits and Effects

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Analgesic, Antibacterial, Antifungal, Antidepressant, Anti-Inflammatory, Anti-Microbial, Anti-Proliferative, Bone Stimulant, Stress Relief
  • Diseases and Symptoms: Alzheimers, Arthritis, Cancer, Parkinson’s, Vasoconstriction 

Boiling Point: 428°F/220°C

CBCA

Found In: Cannabis

Benefits and Effects

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Antibacterial, Anti-Fungal

Boiling Point: 284°F/140°C

CBD

Found In: Cannabis

Benefits and Effects

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Analgesic, Antibacterial, Antidepressant, Anti-Diabetic, Antiemetic, Anti-Epileptic, Anti-Inflammatory, Anti-Ischemic, Antioxidant, Anti-Prokinetic, Anti-Proliferative, Antipsioratic, Antipsychotic, Antispasmodic, Anxiolytic, Appetite Stimulant, Bone Stimulant, Immunosuppressive, Improves Blood Circulation, Minimizes Organ Rejection, Neuro-Protective, Vasorelaxant
  • Diseases and Symptoms: Alzheimer, Anorexia, Arthritis, Cachexia, Cancer, Chrons, Fibromyalgia, GI Disorder, Migraines, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinsons, Phantom Limb, PTSD, Seizures, Spinal Injury, Stress
  • IMPORTANT: Non-Psychoactive 

Strains: Ace Valley CBD, Pure Sunfarms CBD, Soleil Free 

Boiling Point: 356°F/180°C

CBDA

Found In: Cannabis

Benefits and Effects

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Antibacterial, Anti-Inflammatory, Anti-Proliferative 

Boiling Point: 248°F/120°C

CBG

Found In: Cannabis

Benefits and Effects 

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Aids Sleep, Analgesic, Antibacterial, Anti-Fungal, Anti-Inflammatory, Anti-Proliferative, Bone Stimulant, Lowers Blood Pressure 
  • Diseases and Symptoms: Alzheimers, Arthritis, Cancer, Glaucoma, Parkinson’s, PTSD 

Boiling Point: 428°F/220°C

CBGA

Found In: Cannabis

Benefits and Effects 

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Analgesic, Antibacterial, Anti-Inflammatory, Bone Stimulant 

Boiling Point: 320°F/160°C

CBN 

Found In: Cannabis

Benefits and Effects  

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Analgesic, Antibacterial, Anti-Inflammatory, Antioxidant, Antispasmodic, Sedative
  • Diseases and Symptoms: Arthritis, Fibromyalgia, Insomnia, Seizures 
  • IMPORTANT: Roughly 10% the psychoactive nature of THC.

Boiling Point: 365°F/185°C

Δ8-THC

Found In: Cannabis

Benefits and Effects 

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Analgesic 
  • IMPORTANT: Less Psychoactive and a more stable Antiemetic than THC.

Boiling Point: 352°F/178°C

Δ9-THC

Found In: Cannabis 

Benefits and Effects 

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Analgesic, Antiemetic, Antidepressant, Anti-Inflammatory, Antioxidant, Anti-Proliferative, Antispasmodic, Euphoric, Neuroprotective, Psychoactive, Stimulates Appetite
  • Diseases and Symptoms: Alzheimers, Anorexia, Arthritis, Asthma, Cachexia, Cancer, Cramps, Fatigue, Fibromyalgia, GI Disorder, Glaucoma, Migraines, Multiple  Sclerosis, Parkinson’s, Phantom Limb, PTSD, Sleep Apnea, Spinal Injury, Stress

Boiling Point: 315°F/157°C

Δ9-THCA

Found In: Cannabis

Benefits and Effects 

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Aids Sleep, Anti-Inflammatory, Anti-Proliferative, Antispasmodic, Neurodegenerative Diseases Protection
  • Diseases and Symptoms: Alzheimers, Arthritis, Cancer, Multiple  Sclerosis, Parkinson’s 

Boiling Point: 221°F/105°C

THCV

Found In: Cannabis

Benefits and Effects 

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Analgesic, Anorectic, Anti-Diabetic, Anti-Epileptic, Antispasmodic, Bone Stimulant, Euphoriant

Boiling Point: 428°F/220°C

Terpenes

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Bisabolol

Found In: German Chamomile, Candeia Tree

Aroma and Taste: Sweet, Floral, Fruity, Nutty 

Benefits and Effects  

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Analgesic, Anti-Inflammatory, Anti-Irritant, Antimicrobial, Antioxidant, Stress Reduction, Sedative 
  • OUTCOMES: Calming 

Strains: ACDC, Master Kush, Rockstar, Headband, Pink Kush, Master Kush

Boiling Point: 307°F/153°C

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Camphene

Found In: Citronella, Sage Oil, Ginger Oil, Camphor Oil, Valerian Oil, Conifers, Valerian 

Aroma and Taste: Fir Needles and Damp Earth

Benefits and Effects 

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Antibacterial, Anti-Fungal 
  • OUTCOMES: Calm, Focus, Refreshing

Strains: ACDC, Banana Kush, OG Kush 

Boiling Point: 318°F/159°C

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Δ-3-Carene

Found In: Rosemary, Basil, Bell Pepper, Cedar, Turpentine 

Aroma and Taste: Sweet, Pungent, Woody, Pine, Cedar, Lemon, Musk

Benefits and Effects  

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Antifungal, Anti-Inflammatory, Bone Healing, Sedative 
  • Diseases and Symptoms: Alzheimers 

Strains: Super Lemon Haze, Super Silver Haze, Skunk #1 

Boiling Point: 340°F/171°C 

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Caryophyllene 

Found In: Basil, Copaiba, Oregano, Lavender, Rosemary, Cinnamon, Cloves, Black Pepper 

Aroma and Taste: Woody, Spicy, Cloves, Pepper 

Benefits and Effects 

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS:.Analgesic, Antiarthritic, Antidepressant, Anti-Fungal, Anti-Inflammatory, Antimalarial, Anxiolytic, Gastric Protective, Muscle Relaxant 

Strains: Fire OG, GG4, GSC, Great White Shark, Pineapple Express, Tangerine Dream, Bubba Kush

Boiling Point: 266°F/155°C

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P-Cymene 

Found In: Cumin, Thyme, Orange, Carrots 

Aroma and Taste: Sweet, Citrus Like 

Benefits and Effects 

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Anti-Inflammatory, Tumor Supressant  
  • OUTCOMES: Calm, Stress Relief, Sleepy 

Strains: Bakerstreet, Mango Haze, Lemon Skunk,  Moon

Boiling Point: 350°F/177°C

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Eucalyptol

Found In: Camphor, Laurel, Bay Leaves, Tea Tree, Sweet Basil, Wormwood, Rosemary, Menthol

Aroma and Taste: Spicy, Camphor, Minty

Benefits and Effects  

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: AChE Inhibitor, Analgesic, Antibiotic, Anti-Inflammatory, Antiviral, Increases Cerebral Blood Flow, Bronchodilator
  • OUTCOMES: Cooling, Soothing, Stress Relief 

Strains: Super Silver Haze, Bubba Kush,  Chemdawg, Headband 

Boiling Point: 349°F/199°C

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Geraniol 

Found In: Carrots, Blueberries, Geraniums, Roses, Citronella Oil, Lemon Peels 

Aroma and Taste: Sweet, Rose, Floral, Fruity, Waxy

Benefits and Effects 

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Antibacterial, Antifungal, Anti-Inflammatory, Antioxidant, Neuroprotective 

Strains: Amnesia Haze, Afghani, Master Kush, Headband 

Boiling Point: 446°F/230°C

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Guaiol

Found In: Guaiacum Oil, Cypress Pine 

Aroma and Taste: Cypress Pine

Benefits and Effects 

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Anti-inflammatory 
  • OUTCOMES: Calm, Refreshing, Stress Relief 

Strains: ACDC, Chernobyl, Chocolope, Fruit Loops, Liberty Haze, Blue Kush

Boiling Point: 198°F/92°C

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Humulene 

Found In: Black Pepper, Hops, Ginseng, Coriander, Cloves, Basil 

Aroma and Taste: Earthy, Woody, Spicy, Herbal

Benefits and Effects 

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Analgesic, Antibacterial, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-proliferative, Appetite Suppressant 

Strains: Black Cherry OG, Death Star, GSC, GG4, Green Crack,  Sour Diesel, OG Kush, White Widow 

Boiling Point: 225°F/107°C

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D-Limonene 

Found In: Citrus Rind, Rosemary, Peppermint, Juniper, Pine Needles

Aroma and Taste: Fresh and Zesty Citrus

Benefits and Effects  

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Analgesic, Anorectic, Antidepressant, Anti-Diabetic, Anti-Emetic, Anti-Fungal, Anti-Inflammatory, Antimutagenic, Anti-Proliferative, Anxiolytic, Gastroprotective, Immunostimulant, Reduces Acid Reflux
  • OUTCOMES: Elevated Mood, Stress Relief

Strains: Hindu Kush, Lemon G, Strawberry Banana, OG Kush, Super Lemon Haze, Lemon Skunk, Jack the Ripper, GSC, Green Crack, Durban Poison, Sour Diesel, Trainwreck 

Boiling Point: 349°F/176°C

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Linalool 

Found In: Lavender, Coriander, Cymbopogen, Bay, Laurel, Sweet Basil, Sweet Orange Flowers 

Aroma and Taste: Floral, Lavender, Candy 

Benefits and Effects 

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Analgesic, Anesthetic, Anti-Acne, Antidepressant, Anti-Epileptic, Anti-Inflammatory, Antipsychotic, Anxiolytic, Immune Potentiator, Sedative 

Strains: Kosher Kush, Romulan, Sour Kush, LA Confidential, Amnesia Haze, Sour Diesel, Pink Kush, Blueberry 

Boiling Point: 390°F/130°C

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Myrcene 

Found In: Mango, Hops, Bay Laurel Leaves, Thyme, Lemongrass, Basil

Aroma and Taste: Earthy, Musky, Cloves, Herbal, Somewhat Citrusy 

Benefits and Effects  

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Analgesic, Antibacterial, Antifungal, Anti-Inflammatory,  Antimutagenic, Antioxidant, Antipsychotic, Antiseptic, Antispasmodic, Sedative
  • OUTCOMES: Body High

Strains: Granddaddy Purple, Amnesia, Trainwreck, White Widow, Skunk #1, Chemdawg, Northern Lights, White Rhino, Blue Dream, Cannatonic 

Boiling Point: 334°F/176°C

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Nerolidol 

Found In: Ginger, Jasmine, Neroli, Tea Tree, Lavender, Lemongrass 

Aroma and Taste: Fresh, Earthy, Woody

Benefits and Effects 

  • OUTCOMES: Calm, Euphoria, Sleepy

Strains: Island Sweet Skunk, Jack Herer, Skywalker OG, Sour Diesel, GSC, Blue Dream, Chemdawg

Boiling Point: 252°F/122°C

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Ocimene 

Found In: Mint, Parsley, Basil, Mango, Orchids, Oregano, Tarragon, Pepper, Kumquats, Celery Leaf

Aroma and Taste: Sweet, Herbal, Woody

Benefits and Effects 

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Antibiotic, Antifungal, Anti-Inflammatory, Antiseptic, Antiviral, Decongestant 
  • OUTCOMES: Energy, Refreshing, Stress Relief 

Strains: Sensi Star, Durban Poison, Silver Bubble, OG Kush, Lemon Diesel

Boiling Point: 149°F/65°C

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Pinene 

Found In

  • Beta-Pinene
    • Lime Peel Oil, Ginger, Nutmeg, Mace, Bitter Fennel, Rosemary, Sage
  • Alpha-Pinene- 
    • Many Oils of Coniferous Trees, Especially Pine, Parsley, Dill, Basil

Aroma and Taste: Pine, Herbal, Fresh Mountain Air

Benefits and Effects  

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: AChE Inhibitor, Antibacterial, Anti-Diabetic, Anti-Inflammatory, Antiseptic, Bronchodilator, Stimulant, Memory Retention
  • OUTCOMES: Alertness, Creativity, Euphoria, Stress Relief 

Strains: Purple Kush, AK-47, Jack Herer, Trainwreck, Bubba Kush, Chem Dawg, Super Silver Haze, Strawberry Cough, OG Kush, White Widow 

Boiling Point: 311°F/168°C

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Terpinene 

Found In: Cardamon, Marjoram, Juniper, Eucalyptus, Tea Tree 

Aroma and Taste: Spicy, Lemon-Lime, Herbal

Benefits and Effects: Antioxidant 

Strains: Sentinel, Warwick #1

Boiling Point: 343°F/173°C

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Terpineol

Found In: Cannabis 

Aroma and Taste: Pine, Cloves, Limes, Orange Blossoms 

Benefits and Effects 

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: AChE Inhibitor, Antibiotic, Anti-Inflammatory, Antimalarial, Antioxidant, Sedative
  • OUTCOMES: Calm, Sleepy, Stress Relief 

Strains: Jack Herer, GSC, OG Kush, White Widow 

Boiling Point: 426°F/219°C

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Terpinolene 

Found In: Sage, Rosemary, Apples, Tea Tree, Cumin, Nutmeg, Conifers, Lilacs

Aroma and Taste: Sweet, Floral, Pine, Woody, Citrus 

Benefits and Effects 

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Antibacterial, Antioxidant
  • OUTCOMES: Euphoria, Sleepy, Stress Relief 

Strains: Dutch Treat, Ghost Train Haze, Agent Orange, Critical Kush, Jack Herer 

Boiling Point: 366°F/186°C

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Valencene 

Found In: Tangerines, Valencia Oranges, Olive Oil

Aroma and Taste: Grapefruit, Citrus, Sweet, Woody

Benefits and Effects 

  • MEDICAL EFFECTS: Anti-Inflammatory
  • OUTCOMES: Energy, Euphoria, Focus

Strains: Tangie, Lemon Skunk

Boiling Point: 254°F/123°C

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