Frequently Asked Questions
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Oak Creek Hemp Co. LLC makes no claims about the nature of CBD and its effects or benefits. Always consult with a physician before using.
WHAT IS CBD?
CBD is short for cannabidiol. It is a non-psychoactive compound found in the cannabis plant. Hemp and Marijuana are both from the cannabis family (Cannabaceae). Today hemp farmers grown plants high in CBD but low in THC. By law, hemp in Wisconsin must be 0.03% THC or less. Our CBD oil is extracted from our organically grown plants. CBD simulates the body’s endocannabinoid system. People have found CBD oil to reduce anxiety, pain, inflammation and aid sleep. Today researchers are studying the many benefits of CBD oil.
HOW TO SHOP FOR CBD
The article from Consumer Reports outlines the top eight items to consider when choosing a product and retailer.
WHAT IS CBD OIL?
CBD oil typically comes in the form of a liquid tincture.
CBD oil is usually a mix of food grade MCT oil, CBD extract and natural flavors.
MTC oil is a supplement made from the fat in coconut or palm kernel oil.
CBD is fat soluble which makes it a great match for MCT oil.
The finished oil is easily digested and enters the bloodstream quickly.
CBD oil does not create a “high” effect or any other form of intoxication.
HOW DO YOU DETERMINE QUALITY?
WHAT IS "FULL SPECTRUM" CBD OIL?
CBD oil should be clean without any plant material.
CBD color is usually amber-gold or pale yellow.
CBD oil should have clear consistency without foul smells.
Ensure the oil has been lab tested by a third party.
I'VE NEVER TRIED CBD. WHAT CAN I EXPECT?
CBD, short for cannabidiol, is getting a lot of attention in the media because so many people are talking about the difference it’s making in their lives. Since there is no definitive answer to this question, as everyone has a different reaction, it is best to simply try it out for yourself!
IS CBD EQUALLY EFFECTIVE WHETHER YOU VAPE OR CONSUME IT?
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Epidiolex (cannabidiol) [CBD] oral solution for the treatment of seizures associated with two rare and severe forms of epilepsy, Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and Dravet syndrome, in patients two years of age and older. This is the first FDA-approved drug that contains a purified drug substance derived from marijuana. It is also the first FDA approval of a drug for the treatment of patients with Dravet syndrome.
Full spectrum CBD oil is a pure extract of the original plant.
It contains a diverse spectrum of active molecules.
The effectiveness of CBD oil lies in the teamwork of it’s many compounds.
Effectiveness may differ based on individual metabolism. Determining whether you’d rather vape or consume your CBD is totally a matter of preference.
CBD OIL FOR DOGS: WHAT IS IT AND WHAT DOES IT DO?
See the American Kennel Club (AKC) website for details. CBD Oil for Dogs: What Is It and What Does It Do? (akc.org)
FDA APPROVES FIRST DRUG COMPRISED OF AN ACTIVE INGREDIENT DERIVED FROM MARIJUANA TO TREAT RARE, SEVERE FORMS OF EPILEPSY
June 25, 2018
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA) APPROVES 10 PESTICIDE PRODUCTS TO USE ON HEMP
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved ten pesticide products to control diseases, pests, and insects. The federal regulators approved nine biopesticides and one conventional pesticide to make legalized hemp crops as a national commodity.
Note: Oak Creek Hemp Co. LLC continues to follow organic farming practices.
CAN CBD OIL HELP ME QUIT SMOKING?
Vaping CBD oil is effective and works the fastest however, there are risk associated with vaping. Instead, consider using a CBD tincture sublingually. Sublingual administration allows for relatively rapid absorption.