What are Cannabinoids?

Cannabinoids occur naturally in the human body (endocannabinoids) and are a diverse in the class of chemical compounds which also occur in cannabis plants (phytocannabinoids), and interactions with the endocannabinoid system (ECS) trigger various physiological actions. Among the 500 or so natural components in cannabis, more than 100 are classified as phytocannabinoids.