A group of (compounds?) in Cannabis.
THC – trans-tetrahydrocannabinol
The boss of them all as far as consumers are concerned. Delta 8 and 9 versions.
CBD – Cannabidiol
Amount in plants varies hugely. Generally sedative, affects the THC high by making last longer but can delay the onset.
CBN – Cannabinol
Created as THC oxidizes and breaks down so the longer flower buds are stored (properly) the more CBN develops. Not as potent as THC.
THCV – Tetrahydrocannabivarin
Affects the aroma of the plant. Heat increases the production. Opposite of CBD in terms of effects on high, turbo…
CBC – Cannabichromene
Bit of a mystery.