“THC is the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana that produces the feeling of being high. But, THC also has other applications that include health benefits and some side effects”.
There are over 400 compounds in the marijuana plant, THC being one of them. Tetrahydrocannabinol(THC), is the psychoactive compound of the marijuana plant, the feeling that gives you a “high” and mimics the natural chemical anandamide. THC is now being used for medicinal and recreational purposes. Not only for people, but animals too!
“What is THC? Experts Weigh in on Benefits and Effects”