Posted on

Lots of people have reported a euphoric feeling after consuming CBD products, attributing it to the “high” caused by THC. However, CBD itself does not get its user “high” as it is a non-psychoactive cannabinoid. Most people believe the traces of THC in CBD products are still enough to induce the euphoric effect, but that has also been disproved as the trace amounts of THC left in CBD products are not enough to trigger a sufficient or noticeable high. 

WHO noted in a 2017 report on CBD that “in general, clinical studies have reported that even high doses of oral CBD do not cause those [psychoactive] effects that are characteristic for THC and for cannabis rich in THC.". This is mainly because CBD actually blocks the CB1 receptors in the brain, counteracting against THC’s psychoactive effects to decrease the negative side effects of THC.

Users often confuse the calming and relaxation effect brought about by the use of CBD with the “couch-lock” effect of indica cannabis strains. Users also report a “high” after using CBD products after buying impure products made from marijuana-based CBD with high THC levels. 

Older Post Newer Post

Xtracted CBD’s staff and content writers do their absolute due diligence to ensure the most accurate and up-to-date information (articles, blogs, FAQ’s, etc.) is published for your reference on the website, however the information contained in the website is for general information purposes only and is provided on an "as is" basis with no guarantees of completeness, accuracy, usefulness or timeliness and without any warranties of any kind whatsoever, express or implied. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk. In no event Xtracted CBD’s shall be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from your reliance on the information published on the website.

CBD Dog Treats
Sophia purchased: 56 minutes ago from Portland, OR.
CBD Tincture (1000mg)
Madison purchased: 17 minutes ago from Boise, ID.
CBD Tincture (500mg)
Emma purchased: 19 minutes ago from Phoenix, AZ.
CBD Gummies
Jackson purchased: 29 minutes ago from Austin, TX.
CBD Gummies (Travel Pack)
Aiden purchased: 13 minutes ago from Los Angeles, CA.
CBD Roll-on
Ava purchased: 16 minutes ago from Cheyenne, WY.
CBD Softgels
Liam purchased: 52 minutes ago from Atlanta, GA.