Myrcene: Cannabis Terpene Profile
Aroma: Cardamom, cloves, musky, earthy, herbal
Vaporizes at: 332ºF (167ºC)
The Beneficial Effects of Myrcene
Myrcene is best-known for its relaxing and sedative effects. A 2002 study with mice looked at myrcene and mice where sleeping time was increased by 160%.
Potential therapeutic value: antioxidant; treatment of insomnia, analgesic (pain reliever), inflammation and muscle relaxation
Also found in: Mango, lemongrass, thyme, hops, parsley, bay leaves, sweet basil
As with all info on this website, this is not meant to be used as or in place of medical advice -- please consult your physician for medical advice specific to your condition/needs.
Cannabis Cultivars Containing Myrcene
9 Pound Hammer, Blue Dream, Girl Scout Cookies, Grape Ape, Granddaddy Purple, OG Kush, Tangie, Thin Mint GSC