CBD Oil the facts
CBD ( Cannabidiol ) Oil
Is CBD legal?
Pure synthetic CBD and pure plant-based CBD are not controlled drugs under the 1971 Act and 2001 Regulations. All products that contain CBD are legal in the UK, this means that you can legally buy products such as CBD oil tinctures, edibles, e-liquids and topical products.
Is CBD safe?
Yes, CBD is safe for most people.
If you’re thinking about starting to use CBD oil, you should speak to your GP or other healthcare professional to check that it is safe for you to do so.
CBD can vary from vendor to vendor. The most important thing is to buy from a verified, trusted seller ( e.g Cannabis Trade Association )
Please do not use CBD if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, there is currently not enough information on the subject.
What is CBD
CBD, Cannabidiol is one the most important cannabinoids in the cannabis plant. It is produced from both medical cannabis and agricultural hemp. Cannabinoids are actually present within quite a few different plants, cannabis is the only currently known plant to contain CBD.
When taking CBD the effects are more likely to help with you unwanted pain and underlying inflammation with no change to your perception. However THC will cause a psychoactive effect which will alter your perception of reality and cognitive abilities.
Uses for and Benefits of using CBD oil –
- It offers pain relief in some patients.
- Pain (neuropathic, chronic, cancer-related)
- Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
- Broken Bones
- Mad Cow Disease
- Bacterial Infections
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Substance Abuse/Withdrawal
- Heart Disease
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
- Preliminary research has also shown that CBD has the potential to help patients with Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s diseases.