- Cannabidiol (CBD) is an active ingredient in cannabis derived from the hemp plant.
- It is one of the 104 chemical compounds known as cannabinoids found in the cannabis or marijuana plant, Cannabis sativa
CBD makes for an appealing option for those who are looking for relief from pain and other symptoms without the mind-altering effects of marijuana or certain pharmaceutical drugs.
- It has been proven to help treat conditions like pain, insomnia, and anxiety.
- CBD oil is made by extracting CBD from the cannabis plant, then diluting it with a carrier oil like coconut or hemp seed oil.