CBD Based Products vs. THC Products - what is the difference?

CBD Based Products THC Based Products

CBD – “cannabidiol”

• Non-psychoactive
• Active in the periphery
• Acts on immune system and as an anti-inflammatory

THC – “tetrahydrocannabinol”

• Psychoactive component
• Active in the brain,
• Induces the “high”

CBD is found primarily in extractions from the hemp plant. It’s sold in gels, gummies, oils, supplements, extracts, and more THC is the main psychoactive compound in marijuana. It can be consumed by smoking marijuana. It is also available in oils, edibles, tinctures, capsules, and more
CBD is a non-psychoactive compound. That means it doesn’t produce the “high” associated with THC THC binds with the cannabinoid 1 (CB1) receptors in the brain. It produces a high or sense of euphoria. THC levels in cannabis products have increased from 2% in the 1970’s to 18% in 2018