CBD is anti-inflammatory, nerve protective, anti-epileptic and muscle relaxing. It is useful for getting good sleep, to reduce anxiety and many other applications. CBD stands for cannabidiol. Cannabidiol is a substance from the cannabis plant. Unlike other substances from the hemp plant, CBD has no psychoactive effect. So you will not get high or stoned. The substance is not addictive and can be taken in high doses. CBD is a food supplement that has many medical applications. In addition to calming and anti inflammatory properties, CBD has many other applications. As far as is known, CBD has no side effects.
CBD has a positive effect on the endocannabinoid system (hereinafter referred to as ECS). The ECS is a system that helps keep our body in balance. It's an observational system. It ensures that we feel good and ensures that our body is brought back into balance in case of illness for example. It is a system with self-healing power of the body.
Our products are full or broad spectrum. All products will offer the full benefits of the Hemp plant, the “Entourage Effect”. This means the product are also rich in other cannabinoids and compounds. The difference between broad and full spectrum CBD is that broad spectrum does do not contain any traces of THC. This means broad spectrum products have no psychoactive effects and will not show up in tests.
The following proven or not yet proven properties are attributed to CBD:
There is still insufficient evidence of many of the above matters. The Dutch Bureau of Medicinal Cannabis recognizes the following properties in any case:
Some common CBD products you can buy are:
CBD oil. CBD is a substance that is water-shy (hydrophobic), but easily binds to fat (lipophilic). That is why CBD is often used in oil.
Gummies are a simple, accessible way to get CBD. They also contain other cannabinoids and terpenes.
Ointment has an anti-inflammatory effect and can help with skin problems.
Patches deliver CBD through the skin into the bloodstream. The advantage is that this is the most effective and is released gradually over 24 hours.
Literature consulted: Dyveke C.J. Kok, Gezond met CBD, 2018, ISBN/EAN 9789082777307 (www.gezondmetcbd.nl)