Author: Elixinol

Named after the marijuana plant Cannabis sativa, the Endocannabinoid system is a communication system between the brain and the human body, with a strong impact on a series of functions from feelings and mood to pain perception and movement. The endocannabinoid receptors are found throughout the...

Before making the decision to buy CBD oil, I strongly recommend you to take the time to learn more about this product and to get familiar with the numerous benefits of cannabinoids on the human body. We’ve already discussed some of the CBD oil benefits...

Until now we’ve discussed the properties and effects of the most common phytocannabinoids, so it’s time to take a look at synthetic cannabinoids as well, and see how they’re different from naturally occurring ones. As their name implies, synthetic cannabinoids are chemicals that mimic the effects...

The illegal use of cannabis products for recreational purposes has determined researchers to intensify their efforts for understanding how the psychoactive effects cannabis are produced. The feelings of euphoria, the sense of relaxation and the altered perceptions accompany most of the recreational cannabis products, being the...

We continue our Cannabinoids explained series with Cannabichromenes (CBC), a compound that is naturally found in the cannabis plant and is similar to other cannabinoids discussed until now – THC, CBD and CBN. CBC is less popular than other phytocannabinoids but has multiple health benefits, studies showing...

Cannabinol (CBN) is a cannabinoid found in the Cannabis sativa plant, so it is part of the phytocannabinoids family, just like cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). As its name suggests, CBN is related to THC, the compound being in fact a metabolite of tetrahydrocannabinol. This means...