CBD (Cannabidiol) is a chemical found in Cannabis sativa plants (marijuana and hemp). It is one of more than 100 cannabinoids that can be extracted from cannabis. CBD is believed to have medicinal properties for a wide range of ailments, disorders, and diseases. However, further studies are required to confirm the benefits, dosage, and long term effects. CBD Oil is commonly sold in capsules or tincture which provides for consistent and accurate dosing.
A few examples of CBD Oil usage.
CBD activates the 5-HT1A serotonen receptor which may provide an anti-anxiety effect.
CBD may treat chronic pain by reducing inflammation and discomfort.
CBD may alleviate some cancer pain and reduce nausea from chemotherapy.