Cannabidivarin

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Cannabidivarin
Cannabidivarin.svg
Systematic (IUPAC) name
2-((1S,6S)-3-methyl-6-(prop-1-en-2-yl)
cyclohex-2-enyl)-5-propylbenzene-1,3-diol
Clinical data
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Identifiers
CAS number 24274-48-4 N
ATC code None
DrugBank none
ChemSpider 21106275 YesY
Chemical data
Formula C19H26O2 
Mol. mass 286.41
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Cannabidivarin (CBDV) is a non-psychoactive cannabinoid found in Cannabis. It is a homolog of cannabidiol (CBD), with the side-chain shortened by two methylene bridges (CH2 units). Plants with relatively high levels of CBDV have been reported in feral populations of C. indica ( = C. sativa ssp. indica var. kafiristanica) from northwest India, and in hashish from Nepal.[1][2]

Similarly to CBD, it has 7 double bond isomers and 30 stereoisomers (see: Cannabidiol#Double bond isomers and their stereoisomers). It is not scheduled by Convention on Psychotropic Substances.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Turner, C.E., P. C. Cheng, G.S. Lewis, M.H.Russell and G.K. Sharma. 1979. Constituents of Cannabis sativa XV: Botanical and chemical profile of Indian variants. Planta medica 37(3): 217-225.
  2. ^ Hillig, Karl W. and Paul G. Mahlberg. 2004. A chemotaxonomic analysis of cannabinoid variation in Cannabis (Cannabaceae). American Journal of Botany 91(6): 966-975.

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  • Erowid Compounds found in Cannabis sativa