CBD

What is CBD oil and what are its effects?

CBD is a natural product from the hemp plant. It was discovered in 1940. CBD, or cannabidiol, is the main active compound in hemp. Unlike THC, it is not psychoactive, so it doesn’t make you high.

Research shows that CBD benefits include acting as an anti-inflammatory, anti-convulsant, anti-oxidant, anti-emetic, anxiolytic and anti-psychotic agent. Therefore CBD has potential medicinal effects upon neuroinflammation, epilepsy, oxidative injury, vomiting and nausea, anxiety, and schizophrenia.

Is CBD good for arthritis?

CBD oil shows promise to help arthritis pain. Researchers believe that it affects receptors in the brain and immune system and therefore it may reduce inflammation and pain

What are the side effects of CBD?

Dry mouth
Low blood pressure

How long does CBD stay in your system?
CBD stays in your system for about 3-5 days, but the effects will only last about 3-4 hours.

Is CBD good for pain relief?
CBD oil does show a lot of potential for pain relief. Anecdotal evidence states that it can be used to help manage chronic pain in many cases. CBD oil is especially promising due to its lack of intoxicating effects and a possible lower potential for side effects than many other pain medications.