Benefits of CBD

  • Reduces pain
    Cannabidiol (CBD) oil is used by some people with chronicpain. CBD oil may reduce pain, inflammation, and overall discomfort related to a variety of health conditions. CBD oilis a product made from cannabis. … But there needs to be more research in order to verify the pain-relieving benefitsof CBD oil.
  • Protects against cancer
    Some researchers have found that CBD may prove to combat cancer.
    Authors of a review published in the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology found evidence that CBD significantly helped to prevent the spread of cancer.
    The researchers also noted that the compound tends to suppress the growth of cancer cells and promote their destruction.
    They pointed out that CBD has low levels of toxicity. They called for further research into its potential as an accompaniment to standard cancer treatments.\
  • Antidepressant
    Cannabidiol (CBD) is a constituent non-psychotomimetic of Cannabis sativa with great psychiatric potential, including uses as an antidepressant-like and anxiolytic-like compound. The aim of this study is to review studies of animal models using CBD as an anxiolytic-like and antidepressant-like compound.
  • Reduces anxiety
    Research and evidence. Several studies point to the potential benefits of CBD for anxiety. For generalized anxiety, the National Institute on Drug Abuse says that CBD has been shown to reduce stress in animal studies. CBD may also help treat anxiety-induced insomnia.
  • Bone growth stimulant
    A study has shown that CBD helps to stimulate bone growth and increase bone density via the CB1 receptor. CBD and other cannabinoids work to limit age-related bone loss and regulate bone resorption and osteoclasts.
  • Anti-inflammatory
    CBD for arthritis pain relief. The researchers noted reduced inflammation and overall pain in the rats’ affected joints without side effects. The anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving effects of the CBD gel could hold promise for people with arthritis. However, more human studies are needed.
  • Muscle relaxant
    CBD is just one cannabinoid. Cannabinoids are 21-carbon molecules that block or stimulate endocannabinoid receptors. … CBD is a powerful anti-epileptic, anti-depressant, anti-inflammatory, anti-nauseate, sleep aid, muscle relaxant, sedative and anti-proliferative.
  • Improves blood circulation
    Recent research has linked CBD with several benefits for the heart and circulatory system, including the ability to lower high blood pressure. … One recent study treated 10 healthy men with one dose of 600 mg of CBD oil and found it reduced resting blood pressure, compared to a placebo.
  • Reduces PMS symptoms
    CBD can help with anxiety and THC can help with mood swings, irritability, and low resilience (your ability to handle stress). Both can help relax the uterine muscle where cramps occur, and alleviate many PMS symptoms—but if you don’t like the altered feeling of THC, you can get a lot of PMS relief just using CBD.
  • Relieves psoriasis
    CBD Can Relieve Psoriasis By Balancing Immune System’s Response. … Research and patients’ experience are proving CBD and THC oils and balms can reduce inflammation and slow down skin cells’ growth. 8 Feb 2017. CBD, THC, and maybe other cannabinoids are anti-psoriasis agents.
  • Relieves spasms
    The two major cannabinoids found in cannabis, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD), are responsible for cannabis’ effectiveness at muscle spasmrelief. … For those whose spasms and spasms are related to multiple sclerosis, cannabis has demonstrated it can offer relief.
  • Decreases seizures
    Median percent reduction in seizure frequency in the three randomized adjunctive-therapy placebo-controlled efficacy trials of cannabidiol (CBD) reported to date in patients with Dravet syndrome85 and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome.86,124 For patients with Dravet syndrome, seizure frequency refers to convulsive seizures.
  • Protects nervous system
    Studies have shown that cannabis has neuroprotectiveeffects and supports the health of the brain and spinal cord. The cannabinoids found in cannabis (including CBD and THC) have shown to effectively protect neurons and astrocytes from damage, modulate inflammatory reaction and assist in neuroregeneration.