CBD from a scientific perspective
- May 20, 2021
CBD has several properties that can make it an attractive therapeutic agent.
Researchers are interested in its effects on:
- Other psychiatric disorders
- Nausea and vomiting
The first CBD-based drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is EpidiolexTrusted Source, which doctors prescribe to treat rare and severe forms of epilepsy.
Sativex is a combination of CBD and THC combination medicines used to relieve spasticity in people with multiple sclerosis. However, the FDA has not approved this for use in the United States.
ResearchersTrusted Source believes that CBD can also help treat or prevent:
- Chronic pain
- Opioid dependence
- Certain types of acne and other inflammatory skin diseases
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- Nausea as a result of chemotherapy
The CBD’s ability to address these issues needs further research.
Other sleeping aids besides CBD
The cornerstone of insomnia is behavioral therapy. Some effective techniques:
- Relaxation techniques
- Stimulus control therapy
- Sleep restraint therapy
- Sleep hygiene practice
- Paradoxical intentional therapy
- Cognitive restructuring < / li>
Some people may still need medication. Doctors may prescribe melatonin with controlled release or prescribe doxepin for adults.
Or they may recommend a Z-drug – a class of drugs that help people sleep. Among them are zolpidem (Ambien), eszopiclone (Lunesta) and zaleplon (Sonata).
Benzodiazepines can help people sleep, but doctors do not recommend them as sleep aids because of their high potential for abuse.
Other sedatives that people sometimes use to support sleep include:
- Atypical antipsychotics
However, doctors do not recommend these as sleep aids unless a person needs them for another purpose.
All products that Green Boost World sells have 0.0% THC, which shows that we have 0 tolerance according to the authorities’ requirements that apply in several EU countries.