Cannabigerol is a chemical in the Cannabis sativa plant. It does not affect thinking like some of the other ingredients in this plant.
Cannabigerol has not been studied in humans. But there is interest in its use for various neurologic disorders, abnormal levels of cholesterol or blood fats, and to stimulate appetite.
Cannabigerol may affect certain chemicals in the body to lower cholesterol, protect the brain and nerves, and reduce swelling.
There isn't enough reliable information to know if cannabigerol is safe or what the side effects might be.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: There isn't enough reliable information to know if cannabigerol is safe to use when pregnant or breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
It is not known if Cannabigerol (CBG) interacts with any medicines. Before taking Cannabigerol (CBG), talk with your healthcare professional if you take any medications.
Cannabidiol (CBD): Cannabigerol might reduce the anti-nausea effects of cannabidiol.
There are no known interactions with foods.
The appropriate dose of cannabigerol depends on several factors such as the user's age, health, and several other conditions. At this time there is not enough scientific information to determine an appropriate range of doses for cannabigerol. Keep in mind that natural products are not always necessarily safe and dosages can be important. Be sure to follow relevant directions on product labels and consult your pharmacist or physician or other healthcare professional before using.
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