The benefits of CBD are not difficult to find, us too,have written several articles about it. CBD helps against health complaints such as: epilepsy, anxiety attacks, sleeping problems, pain and other complaints. Scientific articles are piling up, the FDA has approved CBD oil as an official medicine and pharmaceutical companies are also embracing the oil. Although not always entirely certain, there are more and more studies that confirm the effect of CBD and people (whether or not anecdotally) share the positive findings of CBD oil. Little attention is paid to the disadvantages or dangers of CBD oil. The Cannabis Hive likes to be transparent and likes to inform about the positive sides, but also about the risks, so that you as a customer know what to be carefull about.
Where the greatest dangers lie is 1) In your own situation and2) In the content of the CBD oil. Even if you still have the best CBD oil, if your situation is not suitable, you run health risks. And vice versa there can be a problem.
The content of CBD
The most important thing to know about the oil itself is what the ingredients of the CBD oil are, especially the content of THC. Both THC and CBD come from cannabis plants; THC is the substance that causes you to get stoned. You don’t get this effect from CBD, so if you get high from CBD oil, it may contain (too much) THC. Not only is the effect that you get high important, the side effects of THC are also very different from oil with a low THC content or oils that only have CBD as a content.
The side effects of CBD oil
There seems to be very little side effect or interactions when using cannabis oil with CBD alone. The combination with other drugs, medicine or contents can cause side effects. These side effects are palpitations, dizziness, dry mouth or dry eyes. In addition, it is also important that you are not under 18 years old, pregnant, are schizophrenic or have an autoimmune disease. People with cardiovascular disease should also be careful when using CBD, especially because of combinations with medication.The most important thing to know about the oil itself is what the ingredients of the CBD oil are, especially the content of THC. Both THC and CBD come from cannabis plants; THC is the substance that causes you to get stoned. You don’t get this effect from CBD, so if you get high from CBD oil, it may contain (too much) THC. Not only is the effect that you get high important, the side effects of THC are also very different from oil with a low THC content or oils that only have CBD as a
The combination of CBD with medication
In combination with medicines, CBD can enhance the effect, but also reduce it. These can be life-threatening situations, so it is always important to discuss your CBD use with a doctor when using other medications.
In addition, there are medicines that block the work of proteins in the liver, which you need to break down the cannabis oil. If this does not happen, you will get the side effects of using a dose of CBD oil that is too high. Whichas similar as mentioned earlier; increased heart rate, dry mouth, dry eyes, but also anxiety. Consult a doctor to inquire about the effects of your medication.
How to safely take CBD oil
- Always consult a doctor before using the oil – especially if you use the oil against illness, health complaints or use medication other than CBD
- Choose a reliable source – a reliable source is a supplier that has the possibility for you to find information before and also after purchasing CBD oil
- Be careful when combining other drugs, such as opiates or alcohol
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