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Introduction: Tetrahydrocannabinol

Description of Tetrahydrocannabinol

Tetrahydrocannabinol: A psychoactive substance found in Cannabis sativa. Dronabinol acts directly on the appetite and vomiting control centers in the brain to stimulate appetite and prevent emesis. (NCI04)
Source: Diseases Database

Tetrahydrocannabinol: A psychoactive compound extracted from the resin of Cannabis sativa (marihuana, hashish). The isomer delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is considered the most active form, producing characteristic mood and perceptual changes associated with this compound. Dronabinol is a synthetic form of delta-9-THC.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Source - MeSH 2007

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