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Top 8 Questions on CBD Oil

CBD Oil poses a lot of questions for consumer’s, so here’s a list of the top questions asked.

1. Are hemp oil and CBD oil the same thing?

Hemp oil and CBD oil both originate from the same cannabis plant. However, CBD is an extract from the flowers, leaves and stalks whereas hemp oil is an extract from the seeds.

2. Does CBD cause a ‘high’?

No, CBD cannot get you ‘high’. THC is the component that gives cannabis its psychoactive effects and it is illegal in the UK.

3. Is CBD Legal in the UK?

As long as CBD does not contain THC, then it is legal. If there is THC present in small traces, then this is considered to be a controlled substance under the 1971 Act and is illegal to possess or supply, unless it meets the ‘exempt product’ criteria which is outlined in the Misuse of Drugs Regulations 2001.

4. How to take CBD?

CBD can be taken orally, where it is held under the tongue for a few seconds before swallowing, or it can be bought as part of topical creams and oils.

5. Can you get CBD oil on prescription?

From November 1st 2018 onward, CBD medicines became available on prescription.

6. Which CBD oil should I choose for myself?

We recommend contacting a member of our team to discuss your specific needs.

 7. Is it possible to overdose on CBD oils?

It has been demonstrated that CBD is safe in high doses however a consequence of taking too much CBD is the increased chance of negative side effects such as lethargy or drowsiness.

8. Is CBD addictive?

CBD is not addictive. With more research, CBD could prove to be a useful tool in helping breakdown addictions to other harmful substances.

3 thoughts on “Top 8 Questions on CBD Oil”

  1. After meeting Ed, I was incredibly humbled by his knowledge and his passion for CBD. I had to see for myself what the hype is about.
    So I tried this product from Luna and Leaf and honestly couldn’t reccomend it enough. Its the first time I had ventured into CBD and it has helped me to relax of an evening and has improved the quality of my sleep massively – which I am very grateful for !!

    The passion and care that Luna and Leaf is created with – distills down to an extremely trustworthy and high quality product x

    One love


  2. samara Grimsdell

    10/10 Such a great quality product. Really noticed the difference in my mood and significantly reduced anxiety. Really user friendly website and delivered really quickly in such lovely packaging.
    Love Luna & Leaf’s attention to detail.

  3. Ed gave us amazing insight to CBD oil and which gave us the confidence to get some for my mother in law who had cancer, to help make her more comfortable in her last months. Thank you. Your knowledge is vast and passion is strong xx

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