Chemical Profile of Crude Extracts from Cannabis sativa L. dried stems with Gas Chromatography Techniques


  • Pongsathorn Tongkasee Faculty of Natural Resources, Rajamangala University of Technology Isan, Sakon Nakhon Campus, Thailand
  • Dutsadee Srithat Faculty of Natural Resources, Rajamangala University of Technology Isan, Sakon Nakhon Campus, Thailand


GC-MS, Cannabis, Chemical Constituents


The stems of Cannabis Indica were allowed to be used. The Cannabis sativa L. dried stems were subjected to extraction of chemical constituents. The extraction of cannabis stems performed by maceration process (solvent: hexane, 95%Ethanol and 80%methanol and distilled water; for 7days) and solvent evaporation. The GC-MS analysis were revealed the phytochemicals composition of the crude. Among the data analysis of chemical compounds were presented the pharmacological effects as antioxidant, antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory, respectively. The volatile compounds and medically used compounds were determined. The experimental results were shown the usable of cannabis stems. The selection of the suitable solvents and the properties of essential substances, were determined.


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