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What is CBD? - FAQ

What is CBD?

Cannabidoil, also known as CBD is a naturally occurring compound extracted from the cannabis plant. There are lots of chemicals called cannabinoids within the cannabis sativa plant. Two of the most well-known are THC and CBD.

CBD is not known to cause any psychoactive effects whereas THC is the psychoactive chemical that produces a ‘high’. CBD products must contain less than 0.2% THC to be legal in the UK. CBD products allow you to experience the benefits of the other cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant without getting high.

CBD oil drops contain cannabidiol suspended in MCT oil and are designed to be taken under the tongue or added to food and drinks. CBD edibles also contain CBD suspended in MCT oil, but are designed to be ingested. CBD can be taken as a food supplement but are not medicines. CBD e-liquids and vape oils are to be used with vape kits and are inhaled.


What are CBD Oil Drops?

CBD oil drops contain CBD and naturally occurring cannabinoids found in the full-plant extract. CBD tongue oil drops are designed to be used by placing the required drops under your tongue.

What are CBD Capsules & Edibles?

CBD Capsules and edibles are an alternative method to take your requirements of CBD, Both are a great option for those who dislike the experience of taking the oral drops.

Is CBD Legal?

All the CBD products are legal to buy and sell in the UK as they come from the 63 hemp strains that has been approved in the EU. All our products contain no more that 0.2% of THC.

Which CBD Oil Concentration Should I Choose?

When it comes to the best strength and dosage of CBD this changes from person to person and will depend on a few different factors including weight and height.We would recommend that if you are new to CBD that you start at a lower dosage to see how it works for you taking 1-2 drops a day. Then if it has the desired effect you can stick at that dosage or slowly increase it until the desired benefit.

How Much CBD Should I Take?

The amount of CBD you should take depends on what you are taking it for and will depends on each individual. We would recommend you follow any guide lines on the package but for a general guidance with CBD oil drops its best to start at a lower dosage of 1 or 2 drops twice a day then slowly increase this to treat as desired. With any capsules its recommended to take a maximum of 1 a day.

Will CBD Show Up in a Drugs Test?

Depending on the drugs test and which drugs it’s testing for it wouldn’t normally show up on any test as it’s legal and doesn’t have any of the psychoactive effects in it.We would recommend to check what substances your employer is looking for first, as the only reason it would show up is if they are looking for THC and then you would need to be taking it in very high dosages of.
Posted by CBDs Direct