Category Archives: β-caryophyllene

Caryophyllene – A Powerful Antioxidant

beta caryophyllene in black pepper

Beta caryophyllene | β-caryophyllene Perhaps the terpene with the most pharmacological potential is β-caryophyllene (Beta caryophyllene), found in black pepper, leafy greens, cloves and of course, cannabis. It is unique amongst terpenes in the cannabis plant as it is also considered cannabinomimetic, meaning it acts like a cannabinoid by activating the CB2 receptor. This explains […]