The #1 Difference Between Cannabis Oil And CBD Oil

By Terry Hacienda, The Fresh Toast on

Published in Cannabis Daily

This is also referred to as marijuana oil or THC oil.

Cannabis oil is an oil infused with a high amount of cannabis extract high in THC. This oil contains a significantly higher amount of THC than CBD oil. It can be extracted from any form of the cannabis plant, be it one for recreational or medicinal purposes. This is in contrast to CBD oil that is most times extracted from industrial hemp.

Due to regulatory guidelines, rouge manufacturers often mislabel their CBD oil as cannabis oil to appeal to new customers.

Cannabis oil is majorly preferred for recreational reasons. People use it to get high because of its considerable levels of THC. A few use it for its medical purpose.

Benefits and Risks CBD Oil CBD oils are used to treat medical conditions like: InsomniaFatigueCancerAlzheimer’s diseaseParkinson’s diseaseAllergiesAsthmaMigraineArthritisChronic painEpilepsyPost-traumatic stress disorderMultiple sclerosisLung diseasesAnd others. Risks: CBD oil has minimal side effects when it is used in the recommended dosage.

Note that the oil may interact with other drugs, or supplements added to your diet. Cannabis Oil Some of the benefits of using cannabis oil include: Stronger highExtended duration of effectHealthy consumption (Zero combustion of weed)Discreet to use ( no telling aroma or smoke) Cannabis oil can also be used to treat a higher level of pain, due to the presence of both THC and CBD molecules. Having both major cannabinoids increases the effectiveness of this oil to treat certain disease conditions.

Risks: If used excessively, users might experience some of the side effects of consuming THC high weed. Some of which include paranoia, dizziness, couch-lock, nausea, loss of appetite, etc.

Laws Regulating the Use of CBD and Cannabis Oils CBD Oil In Europe, industrial hemp must contain no more than 0.2% THC for it to be approved. While in the United States of America, the limit for THC content is 0.3%.This THC content reduces as the hemp is processed into CBD oil, hence CBD oils have no psychoactive effects and cannot make the user high.


It is legally sold in across Europe and in most states in the U.S Cannabis Oil Legally cannabis oil cannot be sold in most nations for recreational use. It can only be recommended to patients with medical conditions that can be treated with it. Most times, before cannabis oil is prescribed, other treatments must have been tried out.

For this reason, you cannot find cannabis oil being sold on eBay, Etsy,  or other online stores and dispensaries.

There you have it! Now, you only have to decide which of these products to get and remember that finding the right product is never easy.

When you find the right product, stick to your source. Enjoy!

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