The Benefits of Cannabis
Doctors around the world have been prescribing cannabis for millennia, for pain relief and many other ailments. In the past century or so, there have been more than 20,000 published studies and reviews investigating the medicinal benefits of cannabis.
What Cannabinoids Are In Cannabis?
Though cannabis contains more than 80 compounds known as cannabinoids, only two have been researched extensively: THC and CBD. While the ratio of these two compounds in each strain determine how the body and brain will be affected, both THC and CBD offer natural benefits that can treat a wide range of symptoms, from headaches and migraines to seizures and cancer.
Cannabis contains at least 80 cannabinoid compounds, which possess unique therapeutic benefits.
In addition to these two cannabinoids, which are found in the highest quantities, cannabis strains also contain other cannabinoids such as:
- CBN – Cannabinol
- CBC – Cannabichromene
- CBG – Cannabigerol
- THCV – Tetrahydrocannabivaren
- CBDA – Cannabidolic Acid
- CBE – Cannabielsoin
- CBL – Cannabicyclol
- CBT – Cannabicitran
- CBDV – Cannabidivarin
Cannabinoids are mostly concentrated in the resinous buds of the marijuana plant.
THC and CBD In Cannabis Strains
The charts below outline the approximate THC and CBD levels of all the premium cannabis strains sold by Growers Choice Seeds. As research and understanding of the other cannabinoids continues to grow, we hope to offer you more information on the other cannabinoids, their prominence in our strains, and their medical benefits.