CBD stands for Cannabidiol
There are over one hundred known cannabinoids in all types of cannabis, and the two most researched and well-known entities are the psychoactive THC, the molecule that provides the cannabis “high” (euphoria), and CBD.
CBD has inert psychotropic effects that are beneficial since anecdotal data purports it has multiple benefits for symptomatic relief.
Current Studies + Research:
Functions as an anti-inflammatory:
Treats degenerative diseases
FDA APproval Epidiolex
As of now, there is one CBD drug that the FDA has approved. More search and studies need to be conducted to prove the effective properties.
EPIDIOLEX is a prescription medicine that is used to treat seizures associated with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome or Dravet syndrome in patients 2 years of age and older.