What is CBD?

Cannabidiol, CBD for short, is a naturally occurring compound harvested from the hemp plant. Many people find that CBD can be helpful with the management of pain, stress and sleep. To learn more, click here.

Is CBD psychoactive?

Although CBD and THC both come from the cannabis plant, CBD is non-psychoactive and won’t get you high.  

Will CBD cause trouble with drug-testing?

All hemp-based products do technically create a chance of triggering a positive test result. Consult your physician or employer if this is a concern.

Can I give CBD to my pet?

Yes. there are specific pet products on the market. Do not give your pet the same CBD oil you are taking, because they may be at a higher Mg then what they need. CBD products help animals the same way they help humans, with seizures, anxiety, inflammation, and many more reasons. Of course, you will want to run it across your vet first to make sure that it is the right thing to give your animal. 

Can you drink alcohol if you are taking CBD? 

You can, but it is not recommended. When joining the two together it amplifies all of the effects and your mood, behavior, and motor performance can all change drastically. 

Is CBD safe while pregnant or breastfeeding?

It is not recommended to take CBD while pregnant, there is not enough evidence to support taking them to help pain during pregnancy. Breastfeeding is also not recommended because some chemicals that have passed through the extraction process like metals could be passed to your baby.

What are the benefits of CBD?

One of the major benefits of CBD is the effects of decreasing seizures in patients with epilepsy syndrome. Other benefits are helping address anxiety, helping insomnia, help with pain management, and decreasing inflammation. 

How to make CBD coffee?

Coffee infused with CBD oil has made its way to the market and will have the same effect as any other CBD product. The same goes for coffee as any other time, start with a low dosage and work your way up.

How to make CBD drinks?

You would make any drink like usual and then add your usual CBD oil to it. 

Can CBD be used for sleep?

CBD  helps relax your body and helps you fall asleep faster according to users. It is great for sleep and it is usually mixed with melatonin or GABA which are sleep aid and help enhance the effect of CBD. 

CBD for pain?

CBD may help reduce pain by connecting to the endocannabinoid receptors which send signals to the nervous system and the immune system. This system will help decrease inflammation and help with pain management.

Where is CBD legal?

Congress passed the farm bill in 2018, which removed hemp from the controlled substance act. Some states have made CBD legal as long as there is NO THC, others have made it legal for medical reasons only, and others have made medical and recreationally legal. 

What are the benefits to CBD lube?

The CBD lube can help open up your blood vessels, in turn, increasing intensity and stimulating arousal. Make sure that if you are using a lot of lubricants you are using a small amount of CBD in it and to not use latex condoms with the CBD lube because most lubes are oil base which will cause the condom to tear.  

Does CBD have side effects?

CBD cannot be overdosed on, but there are a few side effects that you should keep an eye out for if you are using CBD. Some include dry mouth, diarrhea, drowsiness, and fatigue. 

How to make CBD Tea?

There are a few options when it comes to teas. There is the traditional brew that you do yourself and then add your daily dose of CBD oil to that. Then there are manufactured CBD teas that use hemp leaves that you steep into hot water giving it an earthy taste.

What is the difference between CBD and THC?

Both compounds come from the cannabis plant but are composed of two strains. One being CBD from cannabis Sativa and the other THC being from cannabis Indica. CBD does not have a psychoactive effect as THC does. 

What are terpenes?

Terpenes are secreted in the same glands as all of the other cannabinoids and they are what gives the THC or CBD its unique aroma. Each strand is different and will deliver a different effect depending on the terpene. Pinene makes you alert and retain memory, myrcene helps with pain sleep, linalool helps with stress and anxiety, and limonene helps with energy. 

CBD interaction with other medications?

CBD has the potential to interfere with the breakdown of other medications making their side effects much more prominent. If you are taking other medications and want to use CBD check with your doctor first. It is not recommended to take CBD while taking other prescribed or over the counter medications.

Can you get high from CBD?

CBD is a non psychoactive drug, unlike THC. It will not have the same effects as THC, but it will put you in a very relaxed state which may make you feel high. 

Is it safe to vape CBD?

In general, it may be, but it probably isn’t the best for your body. There is not enough research to have a definite answer whether it is safe or not. There are also poor regulations on companies so there is not a way to truly know what their CBD E-liquids.  

Are CBD oil and hemp oil the same thing?

NO. CBD oil is derived from the Cannabis flower and hemp oil is derived from the cannabis seed. Hemp seed oil does not contain as much CBD as CBD oil does. 

What is the entourage effect?

This is what can enhance the therapeutic benefits that come with CBD and THC. It is when many of the cannabinoids work together to give you a heightened effect on unwanted symptoms. There is a better effect when you combine the cannabinoids then when you take them separately.