In addition to cannabinoids and other components such as THC and CBD, cannabis grass also contains terpenes that have effects on the body. In this article, we will discuss the different types of terpenes, the types of cannabis plants that contain them, and the effects of each.
What are terpenes?
Terpenes are the components that produce aroma and flavor, and are found in all kinds of plants, not just cannabis plants.
The aromatic properties of terpenes are used in aromatherapy and natural medicine, and there are many ways to consume terpenes other than from cannabis plants.
It is said that there are more than 200 types of terpenes contained in cannabis grass, and even if we say “cannabis grass” in one breath, we can see that each of them has a different aroma and taste.
It is also said that the difference in terpenes is the reason why different types of cannabis plants produce different highs when they are used for taste purposes.
For example, if the cannabis plant is high in terpenes, which have a sedative effect, it will make you feel more relaxed and
On the other hand, cannabis plants that are high in terpenes that improve your mood will make you more happy and excited.
The types and effects of terpenes, which are also attracting attention in the medical field, are detailed below.
Types and effects of terpenes
Types of Terpenes
Effects and characteristics
Types of Cannabis Grass
An ingredient known as a bronchodilator. It is also used in the treatment of asthma.
Blue DreamSour DieselGod’s GiftHigh in Grape Ape, etc.
It is said to have anti-inflammatory and sedative effects. It is also expected to increase the penetration rate of chemicals.
Terpenes that can be found in many cannabis plants
It is expected to help improve mood and relieve heartburn.It has a refreshing lemon flavor.
TansySuper Lemon HazeStrawberry BananaWedding CakeIt is found in many places such as
It is expected to have anxiolytic, insomnia-improving, restful sleep, and anti-epileptic effects.
Master Kush.It is often included in LA Confidential and other publications.
Because of its anti-inflammatory properties and its potential to protect the mucous membranes of the stomach, it is sometimes used for certain types of irritable bowel disease.
Aussie KushSkywalker KushPurple PouchedGirl Scout CookiesIt is found in many products such as
It is expected to induce sleep and relieve psychological excitement and tension. It has a calming effect on the central nervous system.
Pineapple KushIt is found in many products such as Jae Wang.
It is expected to have anticancer and antiviral effects. It is also expected to have antiseptic effects when used in cosmetics and foods.
Skywalker KushIt is found in sour diesel and other products.
It is expected to have antibacterial, antiviral, and antiseptic effects.
It is abundantly contained in Durban Poison and others.
In this article, I have introduced in detail the types and effects of terpenes. The way the effects are manifested differs from one cannabis plant to another. This also affects the way they are used in the medical field. Please refer to the benefits of terpenes to help you choose the right product.