Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of many powerful compounds (cannabinoids) found in the cannabis sativa plant and is non-psychotropic. CBD is being explored by scientists for patients looking for relief from inflammation, pain, anxiety, psychosis, seizures, spasms, and other conditions .
Scientific and clinical research is uncovering CBD’s potential as a treatment for a wide range of conditions, including arthritis, diabetes, alcoholism, MS, chronic pain, schizophrenia, PTSD, depression, antibiotic-resistant infections, epilepsy, and other neurological disorders. CBD has demonstrable neuroprotective and neurogenic effects, and its anti-cancer properties are currently being investigated in the United States and around the world. See United States Patent #6,630,507 . Oils that contain concentrations of CBD are known as CBD oils. The concentration and uses of different oils vary.