Journal Published Online: 01 April 1972
Volume 17, Issue 2

Identification of Phytosterols in Red Oil Extract of Cannabis



Red oil extract of cannabis traditionally is obtained from the ethanol extractable constituents of hemp. That portion of the ethanol-extracted material which remains after steam distillation and aqueous washing is distilled under vacuum and constitutes crude red oil, an item of illegal commerce.

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Fenselau, C
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Md.
Hermann, G
U.S. Customs Service, Baltimore, Md.
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ISSN: 0022-1198
DOI: 10.1520/JFS10682J