THC Provides More Symptom Relief Than CBD, According To New Study

MassRoots

government and people who are uncomfortable with the high that is produced by the main psychoactive cannabinoid occurring in cannabis, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), have accepted CBD with open arms in recent years by adding it to coffee, skincare regimens, and personal lubricant. Data Tracking.

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Vaping Products Linked with Rising Number of Hospitalizations

NORML

While initial cases of the phenomenon were associated with consumption of cannabinoid oil products via the use of unregulated vapor cartridges , the CDC reports that some cases have also been linked to the use of nicotine only. ” While there exists only limited data assessing the safety of vaporized cannabinoid oil products, scientists have conducted multiple investigations of the use of technologically advanced (non-disposable) vaporization devices on cannabis plant material.

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CBD Science Update

Project CBD

Over 200 scientists from around the world attended the four-day conference, which included 65 oral presentations and nearly 200 posters covering a wide range of topics – with the caveat that researchers had to present new, unpiblished data.

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Virginia, Marijuana, and How Medical Legalization May Unfold in the South

NORML

The passage of SB 701 directed the Virginia Board of Pharmacy to regulate and monitor the state’s CBD- and THC-A-rich oils. Furthermore, Virginia’s consumption/product regulations are smoke-free. ” and “We only want to see data from an American source.”

CBD Science Update

Project CBD

Just over 500 participants from around the world attended the four-day conference, which included 65 oral presentations and nearly 200 posters covering a wide range of topics – with the caveat that researchers had to present new, unpublished data.

Insomnia is Treated Effectively with Medical Marijuana

FloridaMarijuana.net

The primary cannabinoids responsible for the characteristic psychological effects of marijuana are THC (Tetrahydocannabinol) and CBD (Cannabidiol). THC is the only cannabinoid found in marijuana that has direct psychological effects but its effects may be modified by the action of cannabidiol and perhaps other cannabinoids as well,” PT reported. With high doses of THC (50 to 210 mg) REM sleep was decreased in both regular users and nonusers.

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Colombian Regulators Give Khiron Green Light for CBD Production, Along with 17 Marijuana Strains

WeedAdvisor

received the go-ahead from regulators to produce CBD, along with 17 other marijuana strains intended for THC consumption. THC Products. . Khiron may have overcome the first regulatory hurtle, but the situation with their THC products is not quite as clear.

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Micro-Dosing with Cannabis

The Marijuana Facts

Well, less is more when it comes to marijuana consumption.” That’s why micro-dosing has become a growing trend with Cannabis advocates pushing for less is more with regards to cannabis consumption. “Why try micro-dosing?

American Herbal Productions Association Hemp-CBD Supplement Congress – Part 2

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

As a quick review: immediately following the passage of the 2018 Farm Bill, the FDA published a press release on December 20, 2018, with the position that it was illegal to introduce food products containing CBD or THC into interstate commerce, including dietary supplements. … What are the long-term effects of regular consumption?” Although public interest is growing, there is missing data that the FDA needs to consider in order to protect and promote the public health.

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Brazil Sees Exponential Increase in Medical Cannabis Authorizations

WeedAdvisor

Brazil is one example of cannabis consumption taking off in unprecedented numbers. The THC Controversy. . Unlike the status quo, ANVISA will allow for THC strain cultivation. But given that CBD is the only legal cannabis product allowed, ANVSA’s desire to include THC strains is a huge leap that leaves many people uneasy. The fate of Brazil’s domestic cultivation and THC cannabis is still yet to be determined.

Geocann Launches Patent-Protected Cannabis Formulations for Rapid Uptake Edible and Beverage Products

Canna Newswire

The company reports that the data supports T max is substantially shorter in cannabinoid products formulated with VESIsorb. “It

Using Cannabis for ALS: Benefits, Research and Best Strains

Greencamp

This is how the psychoactive intoxication with THC affects our brain, and this same pathway is activated for the many other medical benefits cannabis has to offer. High in THC. Have significant CBD levels (or 1:1 THC-CBD ratio).

Legalization of Marijuana and Rising Social Acceptance Augments the Market for Cannabis Infused Drinks, details Fact.MR Report

Cannabis Law Report

Global sales of cannabis infused drinks will surpass US$ 200 Mn in 2019, propelled by growing efficiencies in the delivery methods of drinkables, along with increasing discretion and social acceptance of the consumption method. /

Important Facts About California Marijuana Laws

The Herb Collective

Although THC infused candy bars and other individual products don’t have to be child-resistant yet, that’s on its way too by 1st January 2020.

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How CBD Vape Oil Works

Cannabis Law Report

Unlike similar kind of molecule Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), CBD does not have a psychoactive effect. Receptors are different for CBD in comparison to THC. There is a lack of safety data availability.

Austria: Cannabidiol In Food And Cosmetics

Cannabis Law Report

Hemp contains approximately 60 cannabinoids, including the psychotropic tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and the non-psychotropic CBD. The active substance THC may be used in pharmaceuticals, whereas the use of the hemp blossom as a drug is not permitted.

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Can cannabis help people suffering from autoimmune disorders?

The Marijuana Facts

For example, people living with psoriasis report that cannabinoid oil eases their pain and inflammation while a survey of fibromyalgia sufferers in Israel showed that Cannabis consumption significantly improves the quality of their sleep.

Dentons Weekly Cannabis Update

Cannabis Law Report

Data indicates cannabis-containing vaping products losing market share to other cannabis products after recently reported health concerns. 8)—were ranked among the top ten cities with the highest consumption of cannabis per year.

CBD is Everywhere – But Where Does the FDA Stand?

The Blunt Truth

tetrahydrocannabidiol (THC) or less to be sold, with certain caveats. Currently, the FDA treats CBD products aimed at human or animal consumption as drugs and therefore they cannot be distributed without prior approval or a rulemaking exception (more on this below). To understand the breadth of issues and gather data on safety we have conducted a public hearing, reviewed the medical literature, and have an open public docket.”. The FDA is collecting data to fill these gaps.

Article – Reed Smith: UK: Cannabis In The UK – A Regulatory Environment In Transition?

Cannabis Law Report

The two that are most relevant to the ongoing medical and legalisation debate are cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). The key difference between CBD and THC is that THC has psychoactive properties, meaning users experience a high from its use, whereas CBD has no psychoactive properties (it contains little or no THC). THC, a tetrahydro derivative of cannabinol, is a controlled drug under the Act. 19 August 2019. Authors – Carolyn E.

What’s the deal with cannabis capsules?

Weedistry

Capsules offer an element of simplicity, allowing healthcare practitioners to prescribe an exact milligram amount to a patient,” explains Dr. Kishan Mahabir, a nephrologist, internal medicine specialist, medical cannabis expert and medical advisor for CB2 Insights, a Toronto-based cannabis data company. While capsules do offer a smoke-less consumption method for both recreational users and medical patients, the medical community cites the need for more research.

Austria will not let them eat space cake

Cannabis Law Report

percent THC after flowering. Austria does allow the synthetical Cannabis pharmaceuticals such as Dronabinol (containing THC) and Sativex (containing Cannabidiol CBD) to be sold to individuals with prescriptions from a licensed physician.

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Report: “Key pharmacological differences between side effects of refined, pharmaceutical CBD formulations and whole plant extracts:”

Cannabis Law Report

However, there are indications from studies done with cannabidiol-rich cannabis extracts in Israel that indicate that less side effects (46%) are achieved with a natural cannabis plant extract containing a 20:1 ratio of CBD to THC. THC, for example, is a full agonist at GPR18. (38).

Baker Donelson: U.S. Cannabis Pioneers Face Chaotic Advertising Laws

Cannabis Law Report

WRITTEN BY: Cynthia Blake Sanders. Baker Donelson.

Dentons’ Cannabis Group Latest Weekly Update – June 2019 #4

Cannabis Law Report

The Delaware Senate passes legislation making violation of cannabis consumption/possession laws by minors a civil rather than criminal infraction. The FAA stated that pilots who test positive for THC are still disqualified from certain certifications, even if the THC is only from trace amounts in CBD products.

Dentons Cannabis Group Weekly Alert – Week 1 July 2019

Cannabis Law Report

New data from the Treasury Department’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network shows a significant increase in the number of banks willing to work with cannabis businesses as cannabis financial services legislation gains momentum in Congress. A report from analytics firm New Frontier Data suggests that most US states’ adult-use and medical cannabis laws underestimate and are failing to sufficiently regulate the energy demands of the cannabis industry. Contacts.

Survey: 1 in 4 in Washington get high at work

Cannabis Chronicles

Indeed, the survey data show that recreational-cannabis consumers look pretty much like the average American. Smoking is the most popular method of cannabis consumption — a little more than half said that’s how they usually use it.

Dentons: Cannabis Group Weekly Alert – August 2019 #3

Cannabis Law Report

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has released new data indicating a substantial increase in the growth of US hemp production. Fairbanks became the first city in Alaska to adopt a resolution allowing the on-site consumption of cannabis. Preliminary reports indicate that the Commission will seek to address inconsistencies such as the lack of penalties for certain violations of the new law such as public consumption of cannabis.

USA: Trials & Tribulations Of Cancer Patient Looking To Grow Own Medical Cannabis In The US

Cannabis Law Report

As it turns out, that’s exactly what happened, according to a three-part data-driven series published last year by the Orange County Register. Mike Rubin was fined $31,000 for these small seedlings, which were for breeding purposes, not consumption. Mike Rubin lives on borrowed time.

Meadowlands Keynote with Lori Ajax

Meadow

1:01:26) When will we see guidance for cannabis tourism around tasting rooms and consumption facilities, and what those regulations will look like? (1:02:57) That contain no THC?

Meadowlands: California’s Cannabis Supply Chain Panel

Meadow

I feel like the dust is starting to settle a little bit and you know from the testing angle of it you know kind of looking at the data analytics and the statistics of what we’re seeing you know I have more and more hope and optimism by the day, especially around the idea of cooperative cannabis.