There's a Growing Number of Questions About Cannabidiol (CBD)

We're getting questions about cannabidiol (CBD)...especially now that Epidiolex (eh-peh-DYE-oh-leks) is FDA-approved.

What is CBD? It's a cannabinoid found in marijuana and hemp...two varieties of the cannabis plant. But CBD does not cause a "high" like THC...since these cannabinoids seem to work on different receptors.

Epidiolex oral solution is purified CBD...while Rx dronabinol (Marinol, Syndros) and nabilone (Cesamet) are synthetic THC.

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