CBD Oil Used to Aide Anxiety, Depression, Insomnia and Seizure –
Reporter: The popularity of a compound that comes from cannabis is growing cannabidiol or CBC won’t make you high but some people are using it to treat health problems like anxiety, insomnia, depression and seizures.
26 year old Jules Hunt is a New York based wellness blogger about two months ago she started taking CBD oil once a day.
Jules Hunt: Put it under your tongue.
Reporter: Hunt told us the oil recommended to her by her doctor helps her stomach problems and the anxiety that comes with them.
Jules Hunt: You start to feel when if it’s a bit over the time and then you realize, “Oh! Wow! I slept a lot better that evening.
Reporter: CBD is one of many compounds derived from cannabis another is THC the main psychoactive compound in marijuana. Unlike THC pure CBD products won’t produce a euphoric effect but Drake University Clinical Sciences Chair Tim Welty says, “It’s difficult to know how well the supplements actually work although limited studies show CBD helps with epilepsy he says there are potential side effects”. “Drowsiness is common and then GI complaints. Then there’s a potential concern about damage to the liver.”
Last year the FDA sent letters to four CBD manufacturers alleging some products didn’t contain the levels of CBD they claimed to have.
Despite the unknown, the CBD industry is growing. Rob Rosenheck and his wife Cindy are co-founders of the California based company Lord Jones. The company’s wellness lotion is a customer favorite.
Cindy: To use it for skin conditions from eczema to psoriasis to sunburn, headaches and neck aches, joint pain.
Reporter: Though hunt is feeling the benefits of CBD she doesn’t think it’s the only reason her health has improved.
Jules Hunt: A really healthy diet avoiding my allergens, taking CBD oil and following the supplements that my doctor prescribed to me.
Reporter: Jules Hunt’s doctor says the oil is often a last resort for people who have unsuccessfully tried other solutions. Doctors also urge patients to be careful about using CBD if they’re already taking other medications.
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