Cannabidiol, or CBD, is a chemical compound in the hemp plant that has been growing in popularity over the past few years. Known for having positive health effects without the mind-altering psychoactive effect that is associated with THC. Therefore not associated with the “high” that is often associated with cannabis use. CBD is a popular choice for millions of Americans. CBD is a chemical compound found in the cannabis plant. In fact, according to a recent survey of 2,000 Americans, 60% of respondents have tried or currently use a CBD product (https://www.forbes.com/health/body/2022-cbd-survey/). 

What effect can I expect from a CBD product? 

People consume CBD products for a variety of reasons, from helping with relaxation, supporting stiff joints, helping with temporary aches, or even for sleep. Some people also use CBD to counteract the psychoactive effects of THC.

CBD can take anywhere from a few minutes up to two hours to feel the full effect

There are a variety of CBD products to fit different lifestyles. For example, CBD oil is a common way to consume CBD. CBD gummies are a very popular option as they are easy to take and come in a variety of flavors. 

Will CBD make me tired? 

Many people use CBD for a variety of reasons. According to Statisa.com, helping to promote relaxation while limiting stress is the leading reason U.S. adults use CBD. (https://www.statista.com/statistics/1182688/leading-reasons-why-american-adults-use-cbd/). While CBD may help you relax, it is unlikely to tire you. If you are looking for a product to help you sleep, there are CBD-infused products specifically designed for this purpose. 

Some products like Sleep Capsules combine cannabinoids with other natural elements like chamomile and valerian root to help promote restful sleep. Additional natural elements like the chamomile and valerian root have long been used as a sleep sedative (https://www.webmd.com/vitamins/ai/ingredientmono-870/valerian ). 

While generally, CBD will not make you tired, it would be a good idea to monitor how CBD affects you for a couple of days as you adjust to a new regime, as with any new product introduced into your lifestyle. 

Does CBD have any side effects? 

CBD is safe for most people, but it is always best to talk to your doctor before taking any new supplement. CBD can also interact with certain medications, so it is important to talk to your doctor before taking CBD if you are on any medications, pregnant, or nursing. 

Final thoughts

CBD may be worth trying after speaking with your health care professional if you are looking for a natural way to relax or improve your sleep. CBD is a great natural alternative to promote relaxation, and products like CBD gummies offer a simple way to promote relaxation without the added drowsiness.  

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About CBD Health Collection

We believe in quality CBD products, our manufacturing facility holds the following certifications. Every step from plant to the final product is important – our hemp is grown in the USA, and each farmer uses our seeds. Our extraction process uses CO2 to remove the CBD oil from the plant and then formulate it into the final product. Each step is done with the highest attention to quality to produce the cleanest and most effective CBD product.