CBD is a popular product of the wellness industry because there are some major uses of cannabidiol. Have you thought about the side effects it could have? We already know that, for every good aspect, there exists an equally bad aspect as well. The same goes for CBD. Continue reading the upcoming paragraphs to know more about the side effects of cannabidiol.
Dryness is a common side effect seen in the users of CBD, regardless of whether they have smoked it or ingested it. As you already know, the CBD acts by influencing the endocannabinoid system present in the human body. An array of receptors of ECS is also present in the salivary glands and when you consume CBD it will hinder the gland’s secretions. This leads to dryness in the mouth. The simplest remedy to this is to keep yourself hydrated before, during, and after you have consumed CBD.
Generally speaking, the consumption of CBD doesn’t potentially induce drowsiness. However, we cannot disregard the fact that all of us are individuals here and so the effects may differ. Some people may feel energized after consuming CBD while a few others may feel lethargic. That said how can this be resolved? The solution is simple; just reduce the dosage of your CBD consumption. If the problem persists, consult with a medical practitioner and seek for help.
Feeling dizzy or lightheaded after consuming CBD is a temporary; and rare side effect of CBD. Although rare, we still treat it as a side effect. So, how to get this situation under control? For the body to regain its normal balance quickly, pump it up with caffeinated drinks. Yes! You heard that right. Caffeine has the potential to dehydrate the body quickly. A cup of tea and lots of water is the remedy for dizziness induced by CBD consumption.
Blood Pressure Drop
Low blood pressure is the main villain behind people feeling light-headed or dizzy after consuming CBD. We already know, in people with a heart condition and diabetes, CBD works by lowering their blood pressures. However, when CBD does the same in the case of normal people without any signs of heart disorders or diabetes, it leads to dizziness. So what can be done to rectify it? If you are on a low blood pressure medication, stay away from CBD and CBD infused products.
Don’t let side effects trick you into abandoning what they call a miraculous healer.