Very few people in England are likely to get a prescription for medical cannabis.
The main risks of THC cannabis products are:
Can I get a prescription for medical cannabis?
Health stores sell certain types of “pure CBD”. However, there’s no guarantee these products will be of good quality.
It will not get you high, because it does not contain THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), the chemical in cannabis that makes you high.
It’s likely most of these products – even those called “CBD oils” – will be illegal to possess or supply. There’s a good chance they will contain THC, and may not be safe to use.
The brand has one of the most extensive ranges of CBD oils that span from the lower, beginner concentrations to options for the seasoned CBD-er. There’s high strength, super strength, turmeric-infused, one with optimal absorption, a cannabis-free iteration and an oil designed specifically for night-time.
An effective dose can be anywhere between 5 and 75 mg per day. CBD oil is not addictive and you cannot “overdose” on it, however there can be mild side effects if too much is taken.
MedTerra CBD Oil
CBD oil (also known as cannabidiol) is made from the stalk, stems, leaves and flowers of the hemp plant, which contain high amounts of active, therapeutic cannabinoids.
The key ingredient is extracted using a filter-clear method that removes nasties and the aforementioned unpleasant taste. It also ensures, most importantly of all, that there is high levels of the good stuff – the CBD – and that it’s pure, vegan friendly and easy to use.
nce a completely banned substance, cannabis has made its way into our everyday lives in the form of CBD oil – extracts taken from the plant parts of hemp that offer relief from a variety of mental and physical health problems without the hard-hitting dosage of full-blown cannabis.
Cassandra Hunt from Fresh Leaf Analytics told Hack that it’s unlikely anything will be on the shelves in February.
Cassandra Hunt, the managing director of cannabis industry consultancy, Fresh Leaf Analytics, told Hack the change is significant.
There will be a wait for products
Firstly, these products won’t get you high. This is only low-dose CBD oil we’re talking about and products won’t be allowed to have more than 1 per cent THC (which is the psychoactive part of the plant).
“What that requires is quite significant data about the safety and efficacy and quality of the products.”
Low-dose CBD cannabis oil can be sold in pharmacies from next year.