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1276 Market Street San Francisco, CA 94102 (415) 762-4255
Hours: 9am – 10pm / Delivery: 9am - 8pm / Lounge: 10am - 9:30pm

The Endocannabinoid System & Cannabis

Are you familiar with the endocannabinoid system? This scientific revelation is fairly recent but changing everything. The endocannabinoid system or ECS consists of receptors within the human body that send out signals to promote homeostasis. The body further produces endocannabinoids that interact with receptors and work toward balance. CB1 receptors are found mainly in the nervous system while CB2 receptors are located in the peripheral nervous system (immune cells).

The ECS is in charge of vital body functions, including pain, liver function, immune function, memory, mood, appetite, digestion, reproduction, sleep, motor skills, inflammation, pain, metabolism, and more. The cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant mimic endocannabinoids. So far, we’ve found over 100 active compounds, including Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol (CBD).

While THC binds directly to both CB1 and CB2 receptors to provide therapeutic properties, CBD is believed to have a more synergistic effect, possibly activating pathways and preventing endocannabinoids from being broken down. Along with the unique rewards of CBD, THC, and other cannabinoids consumed separately, there are greater benefits from the entourage effect. In other words, when cannabinoids work together they elevate potential and results.

Find out which type and consumption method of cannabis is right for you!

Your cannabis expectations are very unique and personal. From tolerance and metabolism to your objectives, your ideal strain, consumption method, terpenes, and potency are your own. Moe Greens is happy to assist you in making informed choices. Be aware, the journey may require some trial and error. With our knowledge, an array of quality products, and a personalized approach, we achieve the experience you’re looking for.

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Great place with an Incredible staff. I’ve come on multiple occasions and have always been greeted with incredible smiles and spectacular customer service. I truly do support because of the vibe more than the product

Tiffany

Chris was friendly and offered great recommendations for edibles. I initially wanted to pick up the Camino wild cherry gummies. I ended up getting the Camino sours, which were delicious and offered a good high. Thank you!

Ricky Ho

Great quality and service. The lounge area is very comfortable with no time limit. Good selection of cannabis products. My overall favorite in san Francisco after visiting the top 10.

Daniel

Great Atmos, great staff, amazing product!!! Dante was bud tender on my most recent visit … he was great. The whole team got together to find the product I wanted to purchase as it wasn’t in the known locations. Really great folks, really great prices. One of my go to spots on SF.

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