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    TETRAHYDROCANNABIVARIN (THCV)

    Other Names:

    (6aR,10aR)-6,6,9-trimethyl-3-propyl-6a,7,8,10a-tetrahydrobenzo[c]chromen-1-ol, THC-V, THCV, THV, GWP42004.

    TETRAHYDROCANNABIVARIN THCV Overview
    TETRAHYDROCANNABIVARIN THCV Uses
    TETRAHYDROCANNABIVARIN THCV Side Effects
    TETRAHYDROCANNABIVARIN THCV Interactions
    TETRAHYDROCANNABIVARIN THCV Dosing
    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.

    TETRAHYDROCANNABIVARIN THCV Uses & Effectiveness What is this?

    Insufficient Evidence for:

    More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of tetrahydrocannabivarin for these uses.


    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 Interactions What is this?

    We currently have no information for TETRAHYDROCANNABIVARIN THCV Interactions

    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.

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