Is CBD safe for everyone? Will it get me high?
Is CBD safe for everyone to use?
According to the World Health Organization, "CBD exhibits no effects indicative of any abuse or dependence potential [in humans]. ... To date, there is no evidence of public health-related problems associated with the use of pure CBD." However, CBD may not be the best-suited ingredient for every person. A healthcare practitioner who uses CBD in his or her practice can offer guidance tailored to each individual’s specific needs.
CBD is not recommended for use by individuals under 18 years of age, or women who are pregnant and/or nursing.
Is CBD psychoactive, will it get me high? What percentage is the THC content?
A psychoactive substance changes brain function and leads to alterations in perception, mood, consciousness, cognition, or behavior. CBD is non-psychoactive, meaning it will not cause one to become high.
While state governments have different legislation and views on THC, its content is currently federally restricted at a legal limit of no more than 0.3%.
Will CBD interact with vitamins, supplements, and foods?
Generally speaking, interactions with vitamins, supplements, and foods are unlikely to cause issues, but every individual is different and there are always exceptions. If you have any concerns, it’s best to talk to your doctor about how CBD would interact with your current routine (daily meds, vitamins, etc.)
Is it possible to take too much CBD? If so, what happens?
One can take too much of anything (even water!) but in a rare, worst-case scenario, too much will likely only result in a headache.