Since CBD was legalized in the United States in 2018, it has popped up in a wide variety of products from creams to sprays to edibles. Edibles are by far the most popular method of consumption right now and you can find gummies, chocolates, hard candies, and more.
The benefits of consuming CBD in an edible form are largely known already, but what about the side effects? CBD may be helpful for anxiety, insomnia, stress relief, digestive issues, pain relief, etc, but the side effects are less well known. If you're interested in trying CBD in any form, you can learn about some of the side effects below.
Sleepiness is one side effect that can be a benefit if you take your CBD at the right time. You shouldn't try to do critical work, heavy lifting, or operate machinery or power tools after taking CBD. It can cause motor impairment and fatigue in general. The best thing to do after taking some CBD is lie down and take a nap!
CBD is also associated with nausea in some individuals. If you're not used to taking CBD or if it's your first time, start with a small dose and work your way up to a larger dose until you find something that works for you. There are others potential side effects from edibles made of CBD, you can find a more detailed list of these side effects on this article at Koality Medicinals.