What is CBD?
CBD stands for cannabidiol. This is a substance that naturally occurs in hemp plants or cannabis. CBD can be used as a medicine for many diseases. The substance has an effect on many different organs and systems in the human body, as opposed to regular drugs. As a result, complex ailments can be relieved by one medicine instead of many different medications. In addition to its medicinal function, CBD has an analgesic and relaxing effect.
What is CBD oil?
Cannabidiol is hidden in small vesicles (trichomes) that grow on hemp flowers. You can get CBD out of those vesicles by waking the flowers with alcohol. If you subsequently evaporate the alcohol, a sticky substance remains about which is almost CBD alone. Often this substance is mixed with coconut oil, olive oil, sunflower oil or hemp oil to make a liquid CBD oil.
What effects does CBD oil have?
CBD oil has an analgesic and relaxing effect. In addition, CBD has a lot of different effects in the human body. CBD can have a positive effect on digestion, sleep rhythm, stress, immune system and plasticity
What is THC?
THC represents Δ9-tetrahydrocannabidiol, a substance that naturally occurs in cannabis. Cannabis plants make THC to protect the flowers from UV radiation, frostbite and insects. People know the substance especially of Nederwiet. Wiet from the coffee shop contains a lot of THC. With blowers, the fabric is popular because it becomes ‘stoned’ or ‘high’ of it. Like CBD, THC can be used as a medicine for many different diseases and conditions. Some people benefit from a mixture of CBD and THC in a certain ratio.
Where can you buy THC oil?
You can only buy legally THC oil at the pharmacy in the Netherlands. They produce this THC oil itself, and only supply d
What are cannabinoids?
Cannabinoids are a group of substances that occur naturally in the cannabis plant and in the human body. Five substances from the cannabis plant enjoy special attention: CBD, THC, CBG, CBC and CBN. Those substances are known to have a medicinal effect.
How do cannabinoids work?
People have an automatic working system in their bodies that cannabis-related substances have an effect on. That system is called the endocannabinoid system. That part of the autonomic nervous system retains a stable physiological state of the body. The endocannabinoid system is involved in many different processes in our body, such as transmitting pain stimuli, regulating the immune system, digestion and plasticity of muscles.
Do I get high or stoned from CBD?
CBD is not psychoactive. So you will not be stoned or high of it. People who use CBD can experience a light relaxed state.
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Does CBD have side effects?
Currently, only one update of CBD is known: it may wake you up if you take a dose just before bedtime. The psychoactive substance THC may cause other side effects.
Does THC have side effects?
THC can cause red eyes, dry mouth, palpitations and anxiety disorder. All side effects disappear as soon as the THC is elaborated. Depending on the dose, it takes 2 to 12 hours. Children and adolescents exposed to THC regularly may get a growth retardation of certain parts of the brain. Young people who regularly blow have more chance of depression or psychosis.
Is CBD oil legal?
The substance CBD is completely legal in the Netherlands and most European countries. CBD oil is therefore completely legal and available in many different variants at online stores and smartshops. The Opium Act and the Medicines Act contain some restrictions on the production and trade in CBD products.
CBD oil can also be illegal. Sometimes the psychoactive substance is THC in CBD oil. The substance is prohibited. The flowers of cannabis plants, extracts thereof or other derivatives may contain up to 0.2% THC at harvest.
Is hemp legal?
Cannabis, hemp and weed are all forbidden in the Netherlands. The Opium Act states that all parts and extracts of plants of the genus Cannabis are not allowed. But hemp can also be legal if the owner meets certain conditions. The European Commission has drawn up a list of 51 hemp pigs suitable for legal cultivation. Then you can apply for exemption from the Opium Act through various companies. With this exemption you can legally breed a certain breed of the hemp plant. Those races must not produce more than 0.2% THC. Our CBD Oil is completely free from THC.
What is the difference between CBD and THC oil?
CBD is a substance you do not get stoned from. The substance works in other parts of the body than THC. The drug THC is psychoactive. People are thus “high” or “stoned”. CBD oil and THC oil can both be used as medicines for various diseases. Depending on the nature of the complaints, a mixture of CBD and THC oil can best help to reduce symptoms.
Where do I buy CBD oil?
CBD oil is legally for sale in shops, online stores and smartshops. The oil is generally in drops that make it easy to take a good amount. There are also pastas, ointments, pure extracts and hemps available that contain CBD.
It is quite easy to make CBD oil yourself. But if you do not take proper precautions it can also be very dangerous. Of home-made CBD oil, you do not know exactly what the content is. In a lab you can test what the exact content of your homemade extract is, or you can dose the homemade oil based on feeling. It’s probably a lot cheaper to make CBD oil, instead of buying it.
How many CBD should I use?
The correct dose differs per person and per complaint. It is hard to estimate in advance how much CBD is needed. In some complex illnesses or conditions, such as pain, only a doctor can decide how much CBD you need exactly. People with less severe symptoms may start off with a low dose: 2.5 to 5 milligrams twice a day. If the symptoms are not reduced after two weeks, you can double the dose. The maximum dose of CBD per day is 800 milligrams. So there’s plenty of room to experiment.
How fast does CBD oil work?
CBD oil can work within five to ten minutes if it is dropped under the tongue. The active substance, cannabidiol, is then taken into the blood via the salivary glands. If the CBD oil is swallowed, the effects may last longer. Rectal ingestion of CBD oil or CBD products is also possible. Then the first effects begin after fifteen to half an hour.
What kinds of complaints or diseases does CBD work?
CBD works as a drug for dozens of different complaints and diseases. The substance is especially effective in pain relief and reduction of stress or anxiety. Furthermore, CBD can be used in the treatment of pain, immune diseases, digestive problems and muscle diseases. Although CBD can significantly reduce the symptoms of diseases and conditions, patients will never cure treatment with CBD.
How long is CBD oil shelf life?
CBD oil is shelf-life for at least one year, as long as it is stored in a dark place. Sunlight can reduce the quality of the oil. Over time, some of the oil may separate from the rest. Therefore, it is smart to shake the bottle well before taking a dose.
Many positive actions
The CBD oil can give a positive effect in a nervous feeling, with stress, inner turmoil, restless feelings. It is also a natural rest for a good sleep and healthy sleep, good mood and proper functioning of the nervous system.
CBD oil and the effects
The CBD oil provides a wide range of cannabidiol properties. It helps keep blood sugar levels normal, supports skin repair, is good for bone production (helps with bone growth), good for blood pressure, for effective oxygen transport, in cold hands and feet, for good stomach function, Assists in changing moods during menstrual cycle and protects against aging. Beware, CBD oil is not a drug! It is a nutritional supplement and serves as support. If you are very restless, you can also use the oil as a resting device.
Safe use CBD oil
You can use CBD oil safely. It’s 100% natural and 100% safe. It has no addictive effect and also does not make for a living. The CBD oil does not cause any adverse side effects. If you are going to use this medicine, it is wise to inform the GP that you are using CBD oil.
Topical use of CBD (skin) oil
Topical application (local to body) of the CBD-rich products is not taken orally (by mouth) and can therefore be adjusted without medical advice (please inform your doctor about your use). Would you like more information about oral or local CBD skin oil or ointment? Then you can always contact us. We will answer your questions as soon as possible.
A wonderful life with CBD oil
To all, the quality of life is important. Quality of life is the functioning of people in the physical, psychological and social fields. One of the important ingredients of this healthy oil is cannabidiol and has the following characteristics to positively influence the quality of your life.
Contributes to a healthy night’s rest
Helps with changing moods (eg at the transition)
Helps with a nervous feeling
Conducive to concentration
Nourishes and protects the skin
With stress and tension
Works relaxing and restful
For a good mood
Good for the intestinal flora
Gives more energy
Has a beneficial effect on age phenomena
Good for the circulation
To maintain healthy blood pressure
For the maintenance of strong bones
Good for memory