In addition, the stroke volume (the amount of blood remaining in the heart after a heartbeat) was significantly reduced, meaning that the heart was pumping more efficiently.
Outside of these two disorders, CBD’s effectiveness in treating seizures is uncertain. Even with Epidiolex, it is uncertain whether the anti-seizure effects can be attributed to CBD or some other factor.
CBD oil may reduce the risk of heart disease by alleviating hypertension (high blood pressure) in certain people, suggests a 2017 study in JCI Insight.
Since some CBD oils contain trace amounts of THC, you should avoid driving or using heavy machinery when taking CBD oil, particularly when first starting treatment or using a new brand.
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Among the few human trials evaluating CBD’s anxiolytic effects was one published in the Brazilian Journal of Psychiatry in 2019. For this study, 57 men were given either CBD oil or a placebo before a public-speaking event. Anxiety was evaluated using physiological measures (such as blood pressure, heart rate, etc.) and a relatively reliable test for mood states known as the Visual Analog Mood Scale (VAMS).
Common symptoms include:
These vegan, low-THC gummies are only available in 500 mg strength. Each serving of one gummy contains 25 mg of CBD.
These broad-spectrum gummies are available in strengths ranging from 350–1,500 mg. Each serving of one gummy contains 25 mg of CBD.
Please note, the writer has not tested these products. All information is research-based.
Charlotte’s Web CBD Gummies: Calm
This full-spectrum product contains whole-plant hemp extract, lemon balm, and a botanical blend to promote calm and ease anxiety. Each serving of two gummies includes 10 mg of CBD.
Hemp and cannabidiol (CBD) gummies are candies that may promote sleep, calm, and pain relief.
The active ingredient in hemp and CBD gummies is CBD. CBD from hemp may contain less THC than cannabis.
The company makes this non-THC product from U.S. hemp, and each batch undergoes third-party lab testing.