Cannabidiol (CBD) is a chemical compound that is extracted from the Cannabis sativa plant. Different variants of this plant are used for different functions. CBD is usually extracted from Hemp, which produces lower concentrations of THC and higher concentrations of CBD. Cannabidiol interacts with the endocannabinoid system of the body and provides a therapeutic effect without the psychedelic effects of THC. It impacts the regulatory mechanism, which is made up of naturally occurring cannabis-like molecules — endocannabinoids. They act like neurotransmitters: transfer signals all over the body to help maintain homeostasis. Although both CBD and THC interact with the endocannabinoid system via CB1 and CB2 receptors, their impact differs a lot.
Studies are underway to understand all the benefits. So far these benefits have been observed:
Other potential benefits (although more studies are required) include:
Although CBD is widely considered safe, The following side effects have been noted in studies:
CBD is known to interact with several medications. To avoid potentially harmful interactions between chemicals, consult your doctor. This is especially important for medication that comes with the “grapefruit warning” as both grapefruit and CBD interfere with cytochromes P450, a group of enzymes that are important to drug metabolism.
CBD (cannabidiol) and THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) are the most common cannabinoids found in cannabis products that are found in both marijuana and hemp. Marijuana contains much more THC than hemp, while hemp has a lot of CBD. What is the difference between them and the effect they have? Though further studies are underway, here are some of the most common uses:
CBD (Cannabidiol) is a popular natural treatment used for many common ailments. It is the overachiever in the group of more than 100 cannabinoids extracted from the Cannabis sativa plant. Although it is commonly mistaken for THC, CBD has a lot more benefits and fewer side effects than THC- while it also does not have euphoric properties that cause the high associated with marijuana. This quality makes CBD an appealing option for those who are looking for relief from pain and other symptoms without the mind-altering effects of marijuana or certain pharmaceutical drugs.
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