The Effects of Cannabis Terpenoids

This review, written by Ethan Russo MD, and published in the British Journal of Pharmacology, explores another echelon of phytotherapeutic agents, the cannabis terpenoids: limonene, myrcene, a-pinene, linalool, b-caryophyllene, caryophyllene oxide, nerolidol and phytol. These chemicals, which give cannabis its unique aroma, have therapeutic qualities all unto themselves.

Taming THC: Potential Cannabis Synergy and Phytocannabinoid-Terpenoid Entourage Effects