Cannabidiol a non-psychoactive component
Cannabidiol: The side of marijuana you don’t know
If there’s a marijuana-related compound you’ve heard of, it’s likely Tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC.
THC is what makes you high and the reason most recreational users partake. What most don’t know is the medicinal value of the plant comes mostly from a different source.
Cannibidiol (CBD) is a non-psychoactive component of marijuana that possesses a wide range of therapeutic benefits. When present in high quantities, CBD enhances THC’s positive effects while negating many of the negatives. It’s clear both cannabanoids coexist in the plant for a reason, often acting synergistically. See Full Story Here: http://www.chicagonow.com/chicago-medical-marijuana/2013/11/cannabidiol-the-side-of-marijuana-you-dont-know/