A mildly psychoactive cannabinoid which is formed as a result of the degradation of THC, CBN potentiates the effects of THC and is often described as a mild analgesic and as a potential sleep-aid. There is usually very little to no CBN in a fresh plant.
This non-psychoactive cannabinoid holds medical benefits including: anti-anxiety, anti-psychotic, analgesic, anti-epileptic, antispasmodic, antiemetic and anti-diabetic. CBD has also been shown to inhibit cell growth in cancerous tumors.
The main psychoactive cannabinoid in Cannabis. THC serves as an appetite stimulant, analgesic and is effective against vomiting and nausea.
THCV is currently being researched as a treatment for metabolic disorders like diabetes. Medicinal properties include; anorectic bone-stimulant, and anti-epileptic.