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Phytol: Cannabis Terpene Profile

Molecular Formula: C20 H40 O

Boiling Point: 635°F/335°C

Phytol is a diterpene alcohol with an oily viscosity and a grassy aroma. This terpene is  chlorophyll’s byproduct and found in green tea and is a precursor for the manufacture of synthetic forms of Vitamin E and Vitamin K1. 

The Beneficial Effects of the Phytol Terpene

This terpene is known for its lightly sedative effects and antioxidant properties. According to a 2002 study, it has been suggested that Phytol could help reduce birth abnormalities associated with vitamin A use.

Phytol has also been studied for its effectiveness as a/an -

*As with all information on this website, this is not medical advice - please consult a doctor for medical advice and information that relates to your specific situation.

Cannabis Cultivars Containing the Phytol Terpene

Banana Kush, Hawaiian Cookies, Cheese, Sour Kush, OG Kush, Strawberry Diesel