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Water Soluble CBD

Mondo Water Soluble CBD capsules offer a significant advancement on existing CBD products. Developed to solve the biggest problem in the CBD industry – the low bioavailability of CBD Oil. Bioavailability measures your body’s ability to absorb a substance into your blood stream, crucially only this amount has an active effect.

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Studies have shown CBD taken orally to have a bioavailability of as little as 6%, meaning that up to 94% is wasted as our bodies simply cannot break down and absorb it. CBD Oil taken using a dropper under the tongue can increase the bioavailability, but still is as low as 13-19%.

CBD oil naturally repels water, like any oil. On the other hand, our bodies are mostly water. Therefore, we have a very hard time absorbing the CBD and waste most of the potential therapeutic benefits. Whereas water soluble CBD does not have this problem and is completely compatible with our bodies. Above all, it allows for maximum absorption and greater effectiveness.

Comparatively, a 2019 animal study showed water soluble CBD to have bioavailability of 94%. Whilst large scale human study data is not yet available, small-scale studies have shown water soluble CBD to be an eye watering 131% more bioavailable than CBD oil tinctures.

Studies have shown CBD taken orally to have a bioavailability of as little as 6%, meaning that up to 94% is wasted as our bodies simply cannot break down and absorb it. CBD Oil taken using a dropper under the tongue can increase the bioavailability, but still is as low as 13-19%.

How does Nano Technology work?

The principle behind Water Soluble CBD is indeed a simple one. Firstly, CBD molecules are reduced in size to increase the surface area. As a result, chemical reactions are stronger. So, when it passes through our digestive system the chemical processes are more efficient at breaking the CBD down. Consequently, our body can absorb much more of the CBD into our bloodstream. As a result, you receive a product with greater bioavailability and over 3 times faster acting.

This process is based on Nano Technology using techniques developed in the pharmaceutical industry. Ultimately the goal is to increase the bioavailability of poorly soluble compounds, but also to increase the speed of delivery into your blood stream. For a detailed explanation, we recommend reading this study. Furthermore, this 2018 study noted ‘The highly hydrophobic nature of cannabinoids means that they are seen as suitable candidates for advanced nanosized drug delivery systems’ and ‘Nanotechnology-based drug delivery strategies have flourished recent year’s’. The result of combining the latest in pharmaceutical technology with CBD extracts is the next generation of CBD products – Water Soluble CBD Capsules.

Water Soluble CBD vs CDB Oil

In the UK, CBD Oil is currently the most popular CBD product. Many people use it to treat a wide range of health problems. Studies have shown it to be beneficial for a range of ailments such as; anxiety, insomnia, pain management, epilepsy. However, CBD oil is far from a perfect product and there is plenty of room for improvement. In fact, the problems with taking CBD oil are extensive.

  • Low bioavailability between 13-19%
  • Hard to get an accurate dose with the dropper
  • Have to place dose in the correct area to achieve maximum absorption, its very easy to waste an expensive product
  • To achieve the best possible levels of absorption you need to hold the oil under your tongue for up to 3 minutes. Not only is this inconvenient, it also can seem like an eternity with the bitter foul-tasting oil in your mouth.

Water Soluble CBD offers solutions to all these problems. Moreover, an increase of 131% in bioavailability and easier delivery methods are possible due the versatility of water soluble compounds.

What should you look for in Water Soluble CBD?

Choosing a Water Soluble CBD product, like any CBD product, can be overwhelming. Caution is advised! Some manufacturers make wild claims about the effectiveness of their products on various ailments. Whilst others utilise affiliate marketing schemes to ‘review’ their products where in fact these are paid adverts. Surprisingly some products have been shown to contain no CBD at all! Reassuringly, our lab reports show the CBD levels in our products accurately reflect the advertised levels.

When looking to buy any CBD product you should;

  • Look for CBD that was extracted using CO2, not ethanol. Unquestionably, ethanol is the crudest method, resulting in lower quality extracts. Companies should explicitly state which method was used to create their products.
  • Companies selling CBD should be able to trace their products from seed to shelf. Additionally, all products should be labelled accurately.
  • Companies selling CBD products should be able to provide 3rd party lab tests for all products. See ours here.
  • Companies selling CBD should provide the list of medicines that aren’t compatible with CBD. If you are being prescribed bupropion, efavirenz, diflunisal, propofol, fenofibrate, gemfibrozil, lamotrigine, morphine, lorazepam or phenytoin then you should avoid CBD. Furthermore, the fact that not a single CBD website we have seen contains this information is scary. Perhaps they are not particularly bothered about the safety of the products they are selling, or conversely they haven’t done enough research into them. Either way, this is alarming! You should also avoid CBD if you are pregnant and all products containing CBD are not available to under 18s. Also, FSA advises the daily limit of CBD consumption at 70mg.