Experientia

, Volume 31, Issue 5, pp 520–521 | Cite as

Cannabinol: a rapidly formed metabolite of 520-1520-1520-1

  • N. K. McCallum
  • B. Yagen
  • S. Levy
Article

Zusammenfassung

Cannabinol (CBN) ist als Metabolit desΔ1-Tetrahydrocannabinols und desΔ6-Tetrahydrocannabinos im Rattenblut erwiesen worden. Die Gipfel-Konzentration von CBN wird 40 sec nach der i.v. Injektion erreicht. Der mögliche Beitrag von CBN zum Cannabis-Effekt wird diskutiert.

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Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • N. K. McCallum
    • 1
  • B. Yagen
    • 1
  • S. Levy
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Natural ProductsHebrew University Pharmacy SchoolJerusalemIsrael

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