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What kinds of different chemicals are in marijuana?

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Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
3 doctors agree

In brief: 400

400 chemicals in marijuana, only 80 (2009)of them are unique to the cannabis plant -- cannabinoids.
Others:nitrogenous compounds (27 known), Amino Acids (18), proteins (3), glycoproteins (6), enzymes (2), sugars and related compounds (34), nitrogenous compounds (27 known), Amino Acids (18), proteins (3), glycoproteins (6), , enzymes (2), sugars (34), hydrocarbons (50), hydrocarbons (50), etc.

In brief: 400

400 chemicals in marijuana, only 80 (2009)of them are unique to the cannabis plant -- cannabinoids.
Others:nitrogenous compounds (27 known), Amino Acids (18), proteins (3), glycoproteins (6), enzymes (2), sugars and related compounds (34), nitrogenous compounds (27 known), Amino Acids (18), proteins (3), glycoproteins (6), , enzymes (2), sugars (34), hydrocarbons (50), hydrocarbons (50), etc.
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Hundreds

Depends on what is added and what is there when it's pulled out if the ground.
Either way weed us bad for you and your brain.

In brief: Hundreds

Depends on what is added and what is there when it's pulled out if the ground.
Either way weed us bad for you and your brain.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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