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 -
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Cannabis Cultivars Containing the Phytol Terpene
Banana Kush, Hawaiian Cookies, Cheese, Sour Kush, OG Kush, Strawberry Diesel