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  • 2-[(1R,6R)-3-methyl-6-prop-1-en-2-ylcyclohex-3-en-1-yl]-5-pentylbenzene-1,3-diol
PubChem CID
Chemical and physical data
Molar mass314.469 g·mol−1
3D model (JSmol)
  • CCCCCC1=CC(=C(C(=C1)O)[C@@H]2CC(=CC[C@H]2C(=C)C)C)O
  • InChI=1S/C21H30O2/c1-5-6-7-8-16-12-19(22)21(20(23)13-16)18-11-15(4)9-10-17(18)14(2)3/h9,12-13,17-18,22-23H,2,5-8,10-11H2,1,3-4H3/t17-,18+/m0/s1

Delta-6-cannabidiol (6-CBD) is a positional isomer of cannabidiol, found in only trace amounts in natural cannabis plants but readily synthesised from cannabidiol by base-catalysed migration of the double bond.[1][2][3]

See also


  1. ^ Hanuš LO, Meyer SM, Muñoz E, Taglialatela-Scafati O, Appendino G (November 2016). "Phytocannabinoids: a unified critical inventory". Natural Product Reports. 33 (12): 1357–1392. doi:10.1039/c6np00074f. PMID 27722705.
  2. ^ US 20170008868, Dialer L, Petrovic D, Weigl U., "Process for the production of cannabidiol and delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol", published 2015-07-10, assigned to Purisys LLC 
  3. ^ WO 2020248059, Adair C, Geiling B, Haghdoost Manjili M., "Methods for preparing cannabinoids by base-promoted double-bond migration", published 2020-12-17, assigned to Canopy Growth Corporation