The basic question that a lot of people want to know, is “Does cannabis oil without THC work?” The answer? Yes it can. In fact, cannabis without THC can work wonders!
CBD and THC are types of cannabinoids found in cannabis. They are similar on a molecular level; however, they react differently with the cannabinoid receptors in our cells. THC imitates the neurotransmitter anandamide and activates the cannabinoid 1 (CB1) receptor that creates a high.
The two most well-known and recognized elements in the cannabis plant are tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol (CBD). Both CBD and THC are compounds known as cannabinoids.
So, THC affects the entire human body and the mind, while CBD is more focused on reducing pain and achieving homeostasis. Obviously, CBD doesn’t have the same cognitive effects as THC, but the two can be taken together to create a balance. For example, taking CBD has been known to neutralize some of THC’s frowned upon side effects, such as paranoia and increased heart rate.Read More