Cannabidiol (CBD) Oil
Uses and Benefits of CBD Oil
By now, you’ve probably heard of CBD but are uncertain if it’s the right fit for you. Whether you’ve given up your active lifestyle due to aches and pain or have recently taken on a lot of stress, CBD can potentially help you find your inner zen mode and rediscover your true self.
What is CBD Oil?
CBD oil is a natural oil derived from the hemp plant, which is part of the cannabis plant family. Although CBD is derived from the cannabis plant, it does not create the same reaction as marijuana — which receives its effects from THC.
What are the Benefits of CBD Oil?
CBD and other cannabinoids help to support various functions of the body. Many find benefits with sleep, anxiety, pain and inflammation. The cannabinoids work through our bodies’ endocannabinoid system. The endocannabinoid system promotes homeostasis, a natural balance of all the body’s functions.
What are the Side Effects of CBD Oil?
Potential side effects of CBD oil can include GI issues, irritability, and drowsiness. However, each person can respond to CBD oil differently. It is important to contact a pharmacist to help determine what dose of CBD is right for you.
What is CBD Oil Used For?
CBD can potentially affect many parts of the body. Many use CBD for pain, inflammation, anxiety, sleep and a variety of other conditions. Call or come by to speak with one of our highly trained staff members to see if CBD might benefit you.
Does CBD Oil Interact with Other Medications?
Yes, CBD oil can interact with other medications. In general, CBD oil impacts the rate at which your liver can metabolize some medications. You should talk to a doctor or pharmacist before you start using CBD oil. The pharmacists at Stanley Specialty Pharmacy can help you by reviewing your current medications and address any potential interactions. You can set up an appointment to speak with one of our pharmacists. Just use our Contact Us form or call today to schedule a consultation today!
Is CBD Oil Legal in North Carolina?
Yes, CBD Oil is legal in North Carolina. In 2019, North Carolina passed the “State Farm Bill” which legalized hemp products.
How Can CBD Oil Help You?
CBD can affect many parts of the body, including functions of the immune system, the central nervous system (including the brain), organs, connective tissue and glands. CBD and other cannabinoids help to support various functions of the body including energy and balance, immunity, memory, metabolism and sleep. Stanley Specialty Pharmacy offers a variety of CBD products that can fit all of your needs like CBD Sleep Aids, CBD Oil Capsules, CBD Bath Bombs, CBD Topicals and CBD Oil Tinctures. You can shop online, or contact us today to learn more about CBD.