Does CBD help with asthma?

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Asthma is a respiratory disease characterized by chronic inflammation of the lungs and hypersensitivity in the airways. Currently, there is no medical treatment or cure to of asthma permanently.

Very disabling on a day-to-day basis, this pathology can cause sudden and intense allergic reactions due to a failure of the immune system. Given the lack of efficacy of pharmacological treatments, more and more people with asthma are turning to new natural alternatives such as cannabidiol (CBD) oil.

The effects of CBD oil on asthma

According to the results of a Brazilian study conducted in 2019, CBD oil causes immunomodulatory effects that activate CB1 and CB2 receptors located in the central nervous system and on immune cells.

This study carried out on mice does not yet allow us to confirm that said oil could remodel the respiratory tract and definitively cure people with this pathology. On the other hand, it reveals the impact of cannabidiol oil in reducing inflammation, and therefore the frequency of asthma attacks.

In the 1970s, American researchers had already highlighted the bronchodilator effect of cannabis and, more specifically, of the cannabinoid tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). THC would dilate the respiratory tract, according to these first scientific studies. Today, it is the virtues of cannabidiol oil that interest us.

The advantages of cannabidiol oil compared to conventional treatment

Unfortunately, there is currently no cure for asthma. This is why drug treatments aim to reduce the frequency and intensity of asthma attacks, but cannot stop them. Beyond medication, therapy primarily consists of maintaining the patient's lung function through breathing exercises.

During an asthma attack, the patient can inhale what are called beta-2 sympathomimetics through an aerosol. These active ingredients allow the respiratory tract to rapidly dilate in the event of a very intense crisis.

Long-term, people with asthma also take anti-inflammatories such as corticosteroids to limit mucus production and airway inflammation.

The problem with these drugs is that they are often the cause of very serious side effects, such as heart problems, restlessness, tremors, stomach problems, and sleep disturbances. To overcome these harmful side effects, some people with asthma turn to the CBD alternative..

The bronchodilator effect

As explained above, American studies already revealed the usefulness of cannabis for dilating the respiratory tract several decades ago. At the time, scientists focused on the THC molecule to support their claims.

However, now studies show that CBD oil has the same ability. It is important to note that the bronchodilator effect of hemp is weaker than that of conventional drugs, but they are long-lasting.

The anti-inflammatory effect

In addition, this drug reduces the production of inflammatory cytokines in the immune system. In general terms, it regulates the receptors of the endocannabinoid system responsible for the perception of pain.

Known for its anti-inflammatory properties, cannabidiol oil soothes the lungs and limits the onset and severity of asthma attacks.

The antispasmodic effect

Cannabidiol also has the ability to calm muscle spasms. A particularly useful skill during asthma attacks, as the airways contract and narrow involuntarily and uncontrollably.

The antimucosal effect

Consumed in a healthy way, therapeutic cannabis would have expectorant and decongestant effects. These effects are still controversial, as scientific studies on this topic are quite rare. And yet, some Asian countries like India and China have been using hemp for several millennia for this anti-mucosal effect.

Could CBD Oil Cure Asthma?

CBD oil is not a medicine and cannot cure any disease. However, the use of CBD oil, flowers or resins can bring many benefits to people with asthma who are looking for a natural alternative to complement their pharmacological treatment.

As a reminder, even drug treatments cannot permanently cure asthma, but they do help reduce the frequency and intensity of attacks.

Can CBD be taken in conjunction with asthma treatment?

Before taking this oil in conjunction with another medication, it is always best to seek the advice of your doctor. In any case, cannabidiol is a natural substance that does not usually cause problems when mixed with other substances.

On the contrary, CBD oil can relieve many symptoms, limit the occurrence of attacks and offer a better quality of life for people with asthma.

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FAQs

No, CBD oil will not get you high. Full-spectrum CBD oil, created from the hemp plant, is naturally low in THC; therefore, it would take a lot of CBD for you to experience a “high” feeling. If you want to avoid any interaction with THC, buy a THC-free broad-spectrum CBD product.
 
CBD oil interacts with our body's endocannabinoid system, the system that exists throughout the body to help us maintain balance and homeostasis. A balanced system supports the relief of common problems: aches and pains, joint pain, skin and sleep problems, and much more.
 
The manufacture of our oils is to extract the cannabidiol (CBD) and the terpenes from the hemp plant with CO2. The combination of these compounds is what gives us the appreciated (entourage effect) where the cannabinoids unite and work together to achieve a more powerful effect. Made in Germany under the supervision of experts, passing through several quality controls and complying with EU regulations. The broad-spectrum WEEDNESS CBD oil is free of the psychoactive substance Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), so it cannot cause euphoric or psychoactive effects. Even though our CBD oil is an ecological product, free of pesticides, free of (THC) and being a very beneficial product for both humans and our animal friends, we at WEEDNESS CBD do not recommend the consumption of Cannabidiol (CBD) in pregnant or lactating women before contacting your doctor. Since we well know that pregnancy and lactation are very delicate processes and based on scientific studies that still cannot say anything clearly about it.
 
CBD oil stay in our system between 2 days and 1 week. However, it is possible that for some, CBD can stay in their system much longer. Many factors influence how long CBD oil will stay in your system, including height, weight, exercise level, and water intake, to name a few.
 
CBD will affect everyone differently. People generally feel more relaxed and at ease after consuming CBD. However, some report feeling alert and focused. The best way to find out how CBD oil makes you feel is to try it for yourself.
 
The information offered, referenced or linked to this website is for informational purposes only and does not provide medical or legal advice.
 
None of our products contain THC, so using any WEEDNESS CBD product cannot result in a positive test for doping or prohibited substances. Each product has a QR code with its corresponding analytics. If you need more information about analytics, contact our team
 
Currently CBD is a substance under study which will be able to establish the correct daily amount. (25mg/day) is generally considered to be a “low dose” daily. The “average dose” is between (25-50 mg/day) Doses higher than (75-100 mg/day) are considered as “high doses”. Although the consumption of CBD oil is not allowed in Spain, there are other countries in the EU and the US where its sublingual consumption is popular and regularized. There, CBD users recommend starting with a "low dose" of 2-3 sublingual drops and gradually increasing the amount until you get your "perfect dose" and obtain the desired effect. Being a natural product, taking the same amount does not affect everyone in the same way. In Spain at the moment CBD oil can only be used for topical use. Applying it in areas with inflammation, pain (such as arthritis), skin with acne, seborrhea, atopic dermatitis and psoriasis.
 
CBD oil is used to help support healthy inflammatory function, promote a healthy sleep/wake cycle, help relieve persistent pain, and much more.
 
The CBD oil that shows up on a drug test depends on the amount of CBD you ingest and the type of CBD you consume. CBD oil created from a hemp plant contains trace amounts of THC (less than 0.2%) but will not produce a “high”. However, if you want to play it safe, always buy a broad-spectrum CBD oil, which does not contain THC.
 
No, Weedness CBD Broad Spectrum CBD Oils does not contain THC.
 
No, hemp oil is not the same as CBD oil. Hemp seed oil is produced from cold-pressed hemp seeds. CBD oil is extracted from the flowers of the hemp plant. Hemp seed oil does not contain CBD, while CBD oil contains high concentrations of the cannabinoid CBD.
 
Cannabidiol or CBD, as it is better known, is legal in Spain as long as it contains less than 0.2% THC. All of our products are THC-free, making them 100% legal.
 
CBD is a molecule that has led to a large number of scientific studies showing that controlled consumption of CBD provides numerous beneficial health effects. This cannabinoid found in the Cannabis Sativa L. plant has proven to be an effective substance in the treatment of diseases such as arthritis, asthma or epilepsy. These scientific advances culminated in the report published in December 2017 by the World Health Organization (WHO) stating that CBD is neither addictive (unlike THC, the psychoactive component of the cannabis plant) nor has any harmful effects on health, while confirming its enormous therapeutic potential.
 
 

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