TETRAHYDROCANNABIVARIN THCV Overview Information
Tetrahydrocannabivarin is a chemical in the cannabis plant. It is similar to the chemical tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). But it doesn't affect thinking like THC.
Tetrahydrocannabivarin is used for diabetes, pain, swelling (inflammation), seizures, and other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.
How does it work?
Tetrahydrocannabivarin seems to affect certain nerve cells in the brain. These effects might reduce seizures, regulate emotional reactions to food, reduce cravings for addictive substances, and have other effects.
- Diabetes. Early research shows that tetrahydrocannabivarin slightly improves blood sugar in people with diabetes.
- Swelling (inflammation).
- A mental disorder marked by hallucinations and delusion (psychosis).
TETRAHYDROCANNABIVARIN THCV Side Effects & Safety
When taken by mouth: Tetrahydrocannabivarin is POSSIBLY SAFE for adults when used for up to 13 weeks. Side effects have not been reported in clinical research.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding:There isn't enough reliable information to know if tetrahydrocannabivarin is safe to use when pregnant or breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
TETRAHYDROCANNABIVARIN THCV Dosing
The appropriate dose of tetrahydrocannabivarin depends on several factors such as the user's age, health, and several other conditions. At this time there is not enough scientific information to determine an appropriate range of doses for tetrahydrocannabivarin. Keep in mind that natural products are not always necessarily safe and dosages can be important. Be sure to follow relevant directions on product labels and consult your pharmacist or physician or other healthcare professional before using.