What are the Side Effects of CBD Oil or Hemp Oil?

What are the Side Effects of CBD Oil or Hemp Oil?

The side effects of CBD Oil and the side effects of Hemp Oil are similar. However, most people searching for this answer want to know if there are any negative side effects to consider.

The Side Effects of Hemp Oil Include:

  • Interactions with blood thinners. Hemp oil may slow blood clotting.
  • Digestive concerns, hemp oil is high in fiber so large quantities may cause diarrhea, constipation or gas.

The Side Effects of CBD Oil Include:

  • Inhibition of hepatic drug metabolism and decreased activity of p-glycoprotein. Similar to the effects of eating grapefruit when on these medications.
  • Dry mouth
  • Low blood pressure
  • Lightheadedness
  • Drowsiness when taking high doses of CBD Oil

Our products are not approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and may not be used to diagnose, treat, or prevent any disease. Due to the limited amount of clinical evidence regarding hemp-derived extracts in treating disease states, we cannot offer any type of comment or recommendation. We do, however, recommend you research the National Academies of Science (NAS) publish report regarding the current state of evidence regarding cannabis research: http://nationalacademies.org/hmd/Reports/2017/health-effects-of-cannabis-and-cannabinoids.aspx