There is a lot of misinformation when it comes to CBD and CBD oil, as research into the cannabis extract is in its infancy, but we do know a lot more than just a few years ago. Let’s help you cut through that information with facts we know about CBD.
CBD Oil FAQ
Q: Will CBD Make Me High?
A: No. Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the primary psychoactive component in cannabis, not CBD. In fact, CBD may counteract some of the psychoactive effects from THC such as paranoia, sleepiness, and other drawbacks of cannabis.
Q: What Can CBD Be Used For?
A: There is a lot of ongoing research into CBD, but its most valuable benefits have been for:
- Pain management
- Anxiolytic (anti-anxiety)
- Neurological disorders
Cancer treatment, specifically pain management during treatment, though early research indicates CBD may actually fight cancer cells
Q: Is CBD Safe?
A: Yes. CBD from a reputable supplier is safe, though oversight on CBD products is still in its infancy. Only choose established names when choosing CBD, and always buy from a reputable supplier.
Q: What Type of Side Effects Can I expect with CBD Oil?
A: Side effects from CBD oil are minimal and nonexistent for many. The most common side effects reported are tiredness and dry mouth. There aren’t enough studies to survey CBD’s long term side effects but you should always talk to your primary physician before starting a CBD regimen as CBD can potentially interact with medication.
Q: Should I Talk to My Doctor About CBD?
A: Absolutely. Always get approval from your doctor before starting any CBD regimen.
Q: Where Can I Buy CBD Oil?
A: From a reputable dispensary or reputable online supplier.
Q: How Do I Use CBD Oil?
A: CBD can be introduced into the body through smoking, edibles, tinctures, pills, and topical applications. It’s difficult to say that one way is better than the other, though most rookies to CBD utilize less invasive methods such as topical applications. The correct way to use CBD is whichever way you’re most comfortable with.
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