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What Does CBD Stand For?

By September 30, 2020 October 1st, 2020 No Comments
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CBD is a popular term in natural medicine these days, and for good reason. CBD is one of the most abundant compounds found in hemp, and hemp has been used in traditional medicine for thousands of years. But what does CBD stand for? Let’s find out.

What does CBD stand for?

CBD is short for cannabidiol. Cannabidiol is one of over 100 identified compounds in the cannabis family of plants. Other well-known compounds include tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), cannabigerol (CBG), cannabichromene (CBC), and cannabinol (CBN).

These compounds can interact with our body’s endocannabinoid system. They often act similar to the cannabinoids we produce in our own cells, but these compounds come from plants like hemp. Therefore, all of these compounds are known as phytocannabinoids (fie-toe-kah-nab-eh-noids; “phyto” = plants).

I’ve also heard of CBDA, what’s that?

All of the different phytocannabinoids in hemp flowers are naturally found in what’s called the acid form. That is what the ‘A’ on CBDA represents. The acid form is a different form of CBD that is not as easily used in our endocannabinoid system.

To transform CBDA into CBD, we gently heat our infusions. This process is called decarboxylation (I know, lots of long words). By heating our infusions, we can absorb and utilize CBD more effectively in our bodies.

What does Danodan stand for?

Here at Danodan, our products are more than just CBD. And our core values drive every aspect of our business. We believe it all boils down to three key elements: Taste. Quality. Trust.

We believe our infusions taste amazing.  They also reflect the Oregon-grown hemp flowers and organic vegetable glycerin that make our infusions unique. From the moment you taste Danodan, you can tell it’s real.

Throughout every dimension of Danodan, we strive for quality. We use only the highest-quality ingredients in our infusions. Our patented process gently extracts all of the beneficial compounds from hemp, including phytocannabinoids, terpenes, flavonoids, and chlorophyll. We also work with quality partners to test and verify every batch, and make those results transparent to everyone. Finally, we employ quality people, who are here to answer your questions, engage with you, and make sure you get the most out of your Danodan.

Through taste and quality, we work to earn your trust. There is nothing more important to us than your trust, and we have a responsibility to be trustworthy in all that we do. We know you chose Danodan to support your mission to well-being, and we must ensure that our products earn your trust every day.

Taste. Quality. Trust. Experience the Danodan Difference.