Insights from science
HMPS. is being led by scientific research. For that reason, relevant publications regarding CBD and hemp are presented here.
EMCDDA. (2018). Medical use of cannabis and cannabinoids.
In this publication of the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction, several studies concerning CBD and cannabis are discussed. The studies are grouped by types of condition/medical complaints. Read more here.
Machado Bergamaschi, M., Helena Costa Queiroz, R., Waldo Zuardi, A., & Crippa, A. S. (2011). Safety and side effects of cannabidiol, a Cannabis sativa constituent. Current drug safety, 6(4), 237-249.
In this study, side effects of Cannabidiol (CBD) are discussed. Outcomes predominantly indicate that people can tolerate CBD and side effects are limited. Read more here.
Whiting, P. F., Wolff, R. F., Deshpande, S., Di Nisio, M., Duffy, S., Hernandez, A. V., ... & Schmidlkofer, S. (2015). Cannabinoids for medical use: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Jama, 313(24), 2456-2473.
In this literature study, several studies into CBD are reviewed. Moreover, the research outcomes are discussed critically. Read more here.