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Cannabidiol, or CBD, comes from the cannabis plant. It contains little to no chemicals that are in marijuana that cause changes in your mind like moods, thoughts, or behavior. The prescription drug form of CBD is used together with other prescription drugs to help control some kinds of seizures. Other forms of CBD are allowed to be sold in the US as a cosmetic to make your body more attractive. It is currently not legal to sell CBD products in the US as a dietary supplement or as food. No information from medical studies supports the use of CBD for other health problems.

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