Cannabis Manufactured CBD Oil And Its Properties That Are Helpful To An Athlete’s Body.
One among the many different uses of cannabis is the manufacture of Cannabidiol also CBD oil which has proven to be a very effective way to reduce pain. Athletes can use this oil to improve the performance because it is natural and does not contain THC like most medicinal drug from cannabis hence it is legal and does not get someone high.
The CBD oil is beneficial in reduction of pain in a number of ways which are:
CBD oil strengthens the natural functions of the body without causing any effects that may be damaging to the body like the other over the counter drugs and NSAIDs. The oil contains high level of antioxidants which boosts the immune system that helps you to stay healthy as you wait for the race. It is also important in regulating the body by stimulating your endocannabinoid system which works to maintain homeostasis.
Painkiller drugs that many athletes use to manage pain in cases of injury later lead them to addiction of the drugs. This has led the athletes to rely on CBD oil to be able to manage their pain since they are afraid of addiction.
Due to too much exercises which pushes the body too hard, one may end up causing some sort of harm to the body which may be experienced in terms of joint and back pain. Swollen knees after a run or perpetual back pain after riding on a bike are also strong indicators of body inflammation. The hemp oil can be used to control this type of body inflammation if consumed orally after a workout by making movements easier and less painful as well as to speed up the healing process.
Athletes also get nervous before the race, which can be reduced by the use of CBD oil since it contains anti-depressant properties that can help to calm them down.
CBD Oil can be available in many different forms including liquids, ointments, and sprays, and capsules. Different form of CBD oil requires different form of consumption such as putting them under the tongue if it is in oils or spray form, spraying on the skin for absorption if in ointment form and direct ingestion if it is a capsule.
The only minor side effect that one is likely to experience with this form of pain management is digestive issues such as upset stomach and diarrhoea, nausea and fatigue. Even if an athlete uses the marijuana manufactured CBD oil, it will not be detected in the drug test because it contains CBD and not THC which makes one to be high.