FAQ

What is CBD?

“CBD” is an acronym for Cannabidiol and is one of the many different cannabinoids found in cannabis. Normally the most famous cannabinoid is THC which is responsible for the psychoactive effect. Basically,THC produces what is normally called "HIGH". On the contrary many researches show that CBD doesn’t create any psychoactive effect but it still provides interesting health benefits.That’s why it became really appealing to patients, families, doctors and even people who were kind of far from the cannabis plant.CBD is coming from hemp, which is looking like marijuana but is producing smaller flowers and really small amount of THC.For this reason,normally,hemp has been used for manyindustrial purposesand now is the best source of CBD to provide a completely natural product respecting the cannabis laws worldwide.

What are the health benefits of CBD?

There are different many scientific evidences about CBD. It has actually been used to treat different disorders like insomnia, epilepsy, anxiety, bipolar disorder, migraines, fibromyalgia, & IBS, schizophrenia, diabetes, lupus, motor disorders, nicotine addiction, parkinson's disease, obsessive compulsive disorder, osteoporosis and in some case even cancer. Unfortunately,the “WAR ON DRUG” and all the related cannabis prohibition drastically slow down researches since too long time now.As far as the legalization of cannabis goes forward around the world CBD and the other cannabinoids can finally be studied and applied for their positive effects.

Why is Hemp CBD legal?

Most of the Countries banned Marijuana focusing most of their attention on THC. CBD has never been much a concern for the law because isn’t possible to get high with it. Now,CBD got mainstream in Europe. Cannabis Store Amsterdam provides products with the only isolated form of CBD, with only legal THC levels. This is why CBD and our products are legal in Greece.

WHY CBD COMES IN DIFFERENT FORMS?

This is not just because of a matter of taste. Actually, CBD can be consumed in different ways depending on the purpose. CBD edibles are to have an effect which lasts longer. (normally for chronic pain or to sleep better)CBD crystals are to get an immediate pain or anxiety relief. (pure CBD can be also to be vaped in order to achieve better effects with fewer amounts) CBD oils can be consumed orally but also as a topical remedy for the skin against psoriasis or eczema.

What are the effects of CBD?

Using CBD is NOT like a joint or any other THC product. It will not give you any kind of “HIGH“. Indeed, normally you don’t expect to “feel” the effects of CBD. CBD is gentle energy if we take a small amount it can happen to notice some less anxiety during the day, improvement in the sleep, less pain, a calmer state of mind or anyway things which are an improvement of our daily life. So, with CBD is really easy to still being completely functional and have a good day.

Can I get any allergy reaction to CBD oil?

There are some rare instances of people exhibiting the signs of side effects to CBD oil. Consult your physician if you’re feeling unsure. Because the hemp plant contains more than 400 molecules, it is possible to come across something that triggers a rare allergic reaction. To prevent possible allergic reactions to any component of the hemp, up-titrations are one solution. Start with a low amount and increase your dosage incrementally as you observe your condition.