Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)

Understanding THC: Effects, Uses, and Potential Health Benefits

Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is one of the most well-known cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant. It is also the main psychoactive compound responsible for the “high” associated with cannabis use. THC interacts with the body’s endocannabinoid system, which plays a role in regulating a variety of physiological and cognitive processes, including pain, mood, appetite, and sleep.