CBD Oil For Fibromyalgia
There has been a lot of buzz in the fibromyalgia community lately about the use of CBD oil products.
Below are 5 important facts about CBD oil products that we thought you would find helpful and informative.
Fact #1: CBD (short for cannabidiol) is one of 85 chemical compounds known as cannabinoids that are all found in the hemp plant. CBD can be extracted in oil form from hemp. CBD oil from hemp is currently legal in all 50 states since it is extracted from hemp.
Fact #2: CBD products will not get you high. CBD is non-psychoactive so won’t get you high and studies have suggested that CBD actually counteracts the anxiety or paranoia that can be caused by other drugs. Since CBD hemp oil products are legal, it will not show up in a standard drug test.
Fact #3: CBD products come in several different forms, including drops (tinctures), capsules, gummies and topical creams. Based on the feedback that they received from community members, the drops have been the most popular with capsules being the second most popular form for personal use.
Fact #4: The effectiveness of CBD as a treatment option for diseases and medical conditions has not been scientifically proven by U.S. FDA standards. CBD products are also not currently regulated by the FDA. We expect there to be more research and scientific studies into CBD in the near future as the number of people using these products continues to increase.
Fact #5: The quality of CBD hemp products for sale online can vary. Those looking to try CBD products should be sure that they are buying them from a reputable company because there are scams out there. In each of the last 2 years, the FDA has sent warning letters to some companies that were deceptively marketing its CBD products and selling products with little or no actual CBD.