Cannabinoid profiling informs patients about the concentration of active cannabinoids in their medicine. Researchers have identified over 70 cannabinoid compounds, many of which possess distinct medicinal benefits. Cannabinoid profiling provides consumers with important information to aid in selecting the product that best suits their needs. By knowing not only that the product is safe, but also what its chemical makeup is, doctors and patients can make more informed decisions, and collective dispensaries can assure their patients and customers that their cannabis is effective and safe. The following charts briefly explains the health effects of various cannabinoids.