A Comparison Between CBD And THC


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An In-depth Look At CBD And THC

Both elements are types of cannabinoids present in marijuana. However, the two are very different in terms of how they interact with the body and the results produced. Cannabinoids are generally used to treat pain, nausea, appetite loss, and anxiety. In this article, we’ll compare the two cannabinoids in detail.

  • A Comparison – The Differences

In spite of the fact that these two are gotten from the same plant, they differ in some ways. For example, CBD lacks the psychoactive effects found in THC that make the person get high.

This may be attributed to the fact that CDB and THC interact with different receptors in the brain. While CBD is unlikely to get people high, THC gets people high and is, therefore, used for recreational use.

Marijuana that is used for medical purposes usually doesn’t contain high levels of THC so the patient will not feel high afterward.

  • A Comparison – The Benefits

Both CBD and THC are used for the treatment of various conditions. However, there’s a slight difference in how each one is used. Here are the ways in which the two are used:

CBD is used to treat

  1. Seizures
  2. Migraines
  3. Depression
  4. Inflammation
  5. Mental disorders
  6. Inflammatory bowel disease

THC Uses

  1. Insomnia
  2. Glaucoma
  3. Low appetite
  4. Muscle spasticity
  • A Comparison – The Legality

In some countries, the use of marijuana for medical purposes has been approved. However, other countries have strict regulatory laws that prohibit the sale or even prescription of marijuana.

If the countries’ laws do not allow for the use of marijuana for medical purposes that means that it’s illegal.

Also, there are some countries that approve the use of marijuana for recreational purposes.

Before you acquire marijuana either for recreational or medical use, it’s advisable that you look into the laws to see whether it’s legal or not. If the laws forbid it and you’re caught using marijuana for whatever purposes, you could face legal problems.

As more governments look into the usage of marijuana, the laws keep changing so keep checking to stay informed.

  • A Comparison – The Side Effects

There are very few reported side effects associated with both CBD and THC; none of the side effects are fatal. Reports show that CBD is safe for use in large quantities as it has no known side effects. Some side effects associated with THC are:

  1. Red eyes
  2. Dry mouth
  3. Memory loss
  4. Slower responses
  5. Increased heart rate
  6. Problems with coordination
  7. A general feeling of highness
  8. The potential risk of addiction

Ways of taking CDB and THC Via Vaping

CBD and THC are converted to oils that are incorporated in the vape juice. However, there are people with certain complications that make it hard for them to take in the cannabinoids in this way.  Let’s have a look at the various ways in which they are taken in:

CBD is taken in the following forms:

  1. Gels
  2. Supplements
  3. Gummies

THC is taken in the following forms:

  1. Tinctures
  2. Capsules
  3. Edibles e.g. brownies

Final say

CBD and THC have quite a number of similarities especially because they’re used to treat certain conditions. They also have a number of differences the most important one being that THC causes the user to get high while the CBD does not cause any feeling of highness.

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