Myrcene
Most commonly found terpene in cannabis.
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Uses Title Date
anti-oxidant
Neuroprotective effects of Beta-myrcene following global cerebral ischemia/reperfusion-mediated oxidative and neuronal damage in a C57BL/J6 mouse June 2014
sleep
Central effects of citral, myrcene and limonene, constituents of essential oil chemotypes from Lippia alba (Mill.) n.e. Brown. Dec 2002
pain
Effect of myrcene on nociception in mice. Dec 1990
anti-inflamatory
Evaluation of anti-inflammatory activity of essential oils from two Asteraceae species. Aug 2003
anti-inflamatory
Evaluation of the anti-inflammatory, anti-catabolic and pro-anabolic effects of E-caryophyllene, myrcene and limonene in a cell model of osteoarthritis Mar 2015
pain
Myrcene mimics the peripheral analgesic activity of lemongrass tea Aug 1991
anxiety
Central effects of citral, myrcene and limonene, constituents of essential oil chemotypes from Lippia alba (Mill.) N.E. Brown 2002
sleep
Central effects of citral, myrcene and limonene, constituents of essential oil chemotypes from Lippia alba (Mill.) N.E. Brown 2002
anti-oxidant
Protective effect of linalool, myrcene and eucalyptol against t-butyl hydroperoxide induced genotoxicity in bacteria and cultured human cells Jan 2009
cancer (breast)
Anti-invasive effect of Beta-myrcene, a component of the essential oil from Pinus koraiensis cones, in metastatic MDA-MB-231 human breast cancer cells Aug 2015
anti-bacterial
The anti-bacterial Effects of Myrcene on Staphylococcus aureus and Its Role in the Essential Oil of the Tea Tree (Melaleuca alternifolia) Feb 2004
pain
Patterns of medicinal cannabis use, strain analysis, and substitution effect among patients with migraine, headache, arthritis, and chronic pain in a medicinal cannabis cohort May 2018
anxiety
Cannabis Essential Oil: A Preliminary Study for the Evaluation of the Brain Effects. Jan 2018