Studies on Cannabidiol (CBD)

Studies on Cannabidiol (CBD)

We’ve collected some of the scientific research and encourage you to read more about the benefits of cannabidiol (CBD). This emerging field of research suggests that cannabidiol and other cannabinoids can be useful in the management of pain and other conditions. We recommend speaking with a doctor if you have questions about how CBD will affect you.


Review of Clinical Studies

"An Update on Safety and Side Effects of Cannabidiol: A Review of Clinical Data and Relevant Animal Studies." 2017. Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research, Volume 2.1. Retrieved from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5569602/


Chronic Pain

"Cannabinoids in the management of difficult to treat pain." 2008, February. Retrieved from https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2503660/

“Cannabinoids Suppress Inflammatory and Neuropathic Pain by Targeting α3 Glycine Receptors.” The Journal of Experimental Medicine, vol. 209, no. 6, 2012, pp. 1121–1134. Retrieved from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3371734/


Anti-Inflammation

“Cannabinoids as novel anti-inflammatory drugs,” 2009, October. Retrieved from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2828614/

“Cannabidiol (CBD) and Its Analogs: a Review of Their Effects on Inflammation.” Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry, vol. 23, no. 7, 2015, pp. 1377–1385. Retrieved from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25703248


 Anxiety Disorders

“Cannabidiol as a Potential Treatment for Anxiety Disorders.” Neurotherapeutics, vol. 12, no. 4, 2015, pp. 825–836. Retrieved from: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s13311-015-0387-1


Seizures

"Trial of Cannabidiol for Drug-Resistant Seizures in the Dravet Syndrome." 2017, May. Retrieved from http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1611618 


Neurological Protection

"Cannabidiol and 9-tetrahydrocannabinol are neuroprotective antioxidants." 1998. Retrieved from: http://www.pnas.org/content/95/14/8268.full


Acne

“Cannabidiol Exerts Sebostatic and Antiinflammatory Effects on Human Sebocytes.”The Journal of Clinical Investigation, vol. 124, no. 9, 2 Sept. 2014, pp. 3713–3724. Retrieved from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25061872

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