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Top Terpene in Hemp Flower: Myrcene

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Top Terpene in Hemp Flower: Myrcene

Terpenes are the aromatic compounds in cannabis that give the plant it’s unique smell, and unique benefits. They give the different CBD strains their unique flavor profiles.The presence of these terpenes along with secondary cannabinoids like THC, CBDa, CBG, CBN, and others activate a therapeutic phenomenon known a the “entourage effect.” Science shows us that terpenes contain compounds that can affect many systems in the body to boost immunity, relieve pain as well as produce a long list of other positive healthful effects More information at: What are Terpenes?

Myrcene is one of the top terpenes found in the cannabis hemp plant.

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What is Myrcene?

Myrcene (MUR-seen) MC (Herbal)Best used for relaxing muscles and sedation. Known as the “couch lock” terpene.Helps cannabinoids absorb more quickly and efficiently, intensifying your high. The most abundantly found terpene in Hemp, Myrcene has a synergistic relationship with beneficial cannabinoids such as CBD.

Therapeutic Effects:

Pain reliefInsomnia, Sleep aidMuscle relaxantCalmingStress reliefReduced inflammationAnti-oxidantEnhances cell permeabilityMyrcene shows antimutagenic effects – This means that this compound naturally reduced the toxic and mutagenic effects of chemotherapy and reduced the creation of sister chromatid exchange, which is considered a potential marker for cancer.

Aroma Profile: Dank or musky, earthy and spicy herbal citrus tones.

Myrcene is found in mangoes, lemongrass, hops and thyme.

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Myrcene plays a role in determining whether a strain is indica or sativa. It was found that if the plant had more than .5% myrcene was classified as indica, while with less than .5% was sativa.

Improves absorption of other terpenes and chemicals by way of the skin, mucous membranes, and digestive tract.