How might terpenes contribute to the ‘entourage effect’ of cannabis?

December 04, 2019

The entourage effect, or the theory that cannabis compounds work synergistically, may explain why strains make us feel differently. But is there evidence that suggests terpenes play a role in cannabis' effects?

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