[Canniseur: We’re all interested in understanding which cannabis brands are reputable and which are less than desirable. While I’m sure there are plenty of other quality brands on the market, here’s a list of globally recognized reputable medical cannabis. These are all extracts.]
Ever since recreational cannabis has stolen the stage, people tend to forget that cannabis is one of the oldest and most trusted medicines on the planted.
The medicinal properties within the plant are responsible for managing the symptoms associated in patients suffering from Epilepsy, Autism, Chrohn’s Disease, Cancer, PTSD, and Chronic Pain to name just a few.
These brands have developed some of the best practices and formulations in the industry to treat a myriad of ailments with patents pending across the globe.
Our team decided to break down a list of the most respected medical brands and products within the cannabis industry globally.
Here they are:
1.) Charlotte’s Web:
More than just CBD: CBD plus naturally-occurring phytocannabinoids, terpenes, flavonoids and more in every CBD oil serving. The team from Charlotte’s Web uses limited, select ingredients to ensure you have the absolute best hemp extract possible. Their CBD oils include Charlotte’s Web premium hemp extract, carrier oil, and flavor. That’s it. Their products are U.S. Hemp Authority Certified. Charlotte’s Web CBD oils are whole-plant extracts that include a variety of of beneficial compounds, including phytocannabinoids, terpenes, flavonoids, and essential fatty acids.
2.) Aunt Zelda’s:
Aunt Zelda’s is a pioneering, data-driven developer of cannabis-based plant medicines. Our products are the result of years of research and development by founders, Mara Gordon and Stewart Smith, in consultation with knowledgeable physicians and world-renowned researchers.
Utilizing proven time-tested extraction processes improved with modern technology, Aunt Zelda’s offers medicines of precisely measured potency and purity that empower patients to dose to the milligram and unlock the therapeutic potential of cannabis.
If you prefer to obtain lab tested products created for specific ailments, Aunt Zelda’s will help you get there!
Aunt Zelda’s mission is to alleviate patient suffering through medical cannabis. We help you, our patients, live fulfilling, healthy lives.
They provide unmatched expertise in the correct use of medical cannabis matched to disease-specific products with the highest purity in California.
Their goal is to create a positive and supportive community for medical cannabis users. They aspire to be your trusted source of cannabis resources and its safe, effective and responsible use
3.) HOPE Grows for Autism:
Formulation by: Zelira Therapeutics
HOPE is a Proprietary formulation specifically to address patient symptoms associated with Autism Spectrum Disorder. The HOPE® Franchise has received support from organizations such as HOPE Grows for Autism, a leading autism advocacy group based in Pennsylvania. It has been the top performing product within the state and will soon be available for patients in Louisiana and throughout the US and Australia.
In a company press release in December 2019, Zelira Therapeutics leadership said, “Our company will have the ability to distribute the HOPE® portfolio along with our additional products through licensing agreements with multi-state and international operators…”
HOPE 1 and HOPE 2 are part of a growing family of proprietary medical marijuana formulations. HOPE is created by extracting, isolating, and then re-assembling the medicinal compounds from the marijuana plant to achieve specific, targeted effects. HOPE was formulated with autism in mind and has quickly proved to be beneficial to other chronic conditions such as chronic pain, anxiety, neuropathy and others. HOPE has since become its manufacturer’s best-selling tincture.
WHAT FORMS OF HOPE ARE AVAILABLE?
Available as a tincture, blended in 100% olive oil.
WHAT MAKES UP HOPE?
THC + CBD + Terpenes
Found in the trichomes of the plant, terpenes are plant oils with unique aromas and distinctive flavors (pine, citrus, mint) and are known to play a key role on the overall effects of each strain. Terpenes also play a key role in differentiating the flavor and scent of marijuana. Some terpenes might promote relaxation, while others energy or focus.
4.) Ilera Holistic Healthcare:
ALAFIA — which means ‘inner peace’ in the Nigerian “Yoruba” language — is scientifically formulated, lab tested and pesticide free. Currently on the market are two formulated PURE CBD tinctures: Isolate CBD with 500mg and 1000mg and Full Spectrum CBD with 500mg and 1000mg. This product is Additional CBD products will be released at dispensaries in the state of Louisiana only.
“Our vision has always been patient access and affordability,” said Chanda Macias, chief executive officer of Ilera Holistic Healthcare. “It was imperative for us to bring high-quality products that support health and wellness. Patients now have the ability to purchase ALAFIA over the counter without a prescription anywhere it is available.” Dr. Chanda Macias said back in January 2020
5.) Haleigh’s Hope:
Extra strength has double the concentration than the regular strength, allowing the consumer to take less oil but still get the same desired therapeutic effect as the regular strength. Extra Strength products are recommended for people over 100 lbs.
This organically grown, whole plant extract contains a broad spectrum of naturally occurring plant based compounds that are clinically proven to provide a powerful combination of antioxidants and neuroprotectants. Haleigh’s Hope® was created from a proprietary genetic plant strain that was carefully bred and cultivated over seven years to achieve a precise combination of clinically proven, therapeutic plant compounds..
Haleigh’s Hope® grows, extracts, produces, packages and ships 100% of our product from our facilities in Colorado. Because we have exclusive control over our products from seed to sale, we ensure the highest levels of quality and consistency in the industry. Every batch of our product is lab tested for safety and quality.
Safflower is a cold pressed seed oil that is non-GMO and organic, and does not need to be shaken.
Exclusively grown and manufactured in Colorado, USA.