learn about cannabis

Cannabis has been approved for medical use in many U.S. states. Learn more about how the popular cannabis ingredients THC and CBD are used to make products that are designed to offer a variety of symptom relief.


Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is a well-known cannabinoid that stimulates receptors in the brain and is known to potentially help in the reduction of pain.  CBD has been shown to possess many therapeutic effects as well, without the potential for mental clouding.

THC and CBD can be used alone or combined in different ratios for different effects on the body.  CBD helps cushion the side effect profile that can be seen in some patients that use THC.

Aliviar formulates different cannabis medications using a combination of CBD and THC to address different symptoms.

Potential Health Benefits of Cannabinoids

According to research, the way CBD and THC act in the body may have therapeutically useful effects for some patients including:

  • Pain Reduction
  • Antioxidant
  • Mood Stabilization
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Anti-spasticity

Results May Vary

Cannabis can affect people differently, depending on various factors, including:

  • Amount used (dosage)
  • Environment/setting
  • Biochemistry
  • Mindset or mood
  • Differing CANNABIDIOL / THC ratios
  • Experience and history of cannabis use
  • Method of consumption
  • Terpenes levels in natural cannabis
  • Nutrition or diet