Product Faq

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Cannabinoid 101

What are Cannabinoids?

Natural chemicals that bind to cannabinoids receptors in the brain and the body. Our bodies naturally make endogenous cannabinoids (endocannabinoids), while select plants contain phytocannabinoids.

Will Cannabinoid products get me high?

No. THC is the only cannabinoid that has a psychoactive effect, and Active Releaf products are all free from THC.

What does Broad Spectrum mean?

Contains all components of the Hemp plant (other cannabinoids and terpenes) except THC.

What is the Endocannabinoid System?

The Endocannabinoid System helps modulate the regulation of homeostasis across all major systems within the body, ensuring all systems operate in concert with one another. The Endocannabinoid System assists with fine tuning most of our physiological functions, promoting homeostasis which affects the physiological functions listed below

  • Sleep
  • Appetite
  • Pain
  • Inflammation
  • Memory
  • Mood
  • Reproduction

Things to know about the ECS (Endocannabinoid System) – Every human (and vertebrate) on the planet has an inbuilt endocannabinoid system. Our endocannabinoid system is made up of receptors. The cannabinoids found in the cannabis and hemp plants interact in different ways with the receptors in our endocannabinoid system and it’s in this way that the cannabis plant is able to cause different effects on the human body.

Common Questions

Will these products affect any of my medications?

Consult with your physician prior to use if you have any known allergies or medical conditions, or are taking any medication.

Can I use Cannabinoid Products on children?

Our products are intended for use by individuals age 19 and older, except with parental or health professional supervision. If pregnant or breast-feeding, consult a health professional before use.

Is it safe to use Cannabinoid Products when pregnant or breastfeeding?

The CHFA advises against the use of cannabis during pregnancy or while breastfeeding. We recommend consulting your physician when considering CBD products while pregnant or breastfeeding.

Are your products allergy friendly?

Our products and manufacturing facility contain some major allergens such as coconut and soy. We do not use dairy, wheat or eggs in our products however we cannot 100% guarantee no cross contamination. For more specific individual allergies please check the ingredients or consult with your physician prior to use.

Can I overdose?

No. There has never been a recorded death due to overdose of cannabinoids. THC can have negative or unpleasant effects when consumed in large quantities, however all Active Releaf products are lab tested to ensure they are free from THC. Non psychoactive cannabinoids (CBD, CBG, CBN etc) can have relaxing effects, this is why they can help support your mood.

How should I store my products?

Most products have an expected shelf life of 2 years. To ensure that each product maintains its quality, store the products at room temperature and away from direct sunlight.

Do your products expire?

Yes, all products have been third party lab-tested and come with a 2 year shelf life.

Do you Lab Test your products?

All ACTIVE RELEAF Wellness products have been third-party lab tested and approved by Health Canada approved facility Canvas Labs. Tests shows our products are THC free and contain no pesticides, residual solvents or heavy metals. (Lab test results available upon request)

How much Cannabinoids should I take when first starting?

Results vary for each individual. As a beginner use the rule of thumb “start low and slow”.