Synthetic vs Natural CBD
First isolated and synthesized in 1940, Roger Adams was one of the first to derive the chemical CBD. With this discovery, a few questions arose.
What are structural differences between natural and synthetic CBD?
Can CBD's properties be used for medical purpose?
Chemists suggest that no matter how a CBD molecule has appeared into existence, whether found naturally in the plant or created in the lab, the configuration and structure of the molecules are almost exactly the same. This be understood a bit clearly when comparing to synthetic and naturally derived Vitamin C. Vitamin C found naturally in fruits and vegetables can be synthetically created in the lab and the similarities between the two would be virtually identical. However, the slight differences in the synthetic chemicals may create possibility for unintended consequences down the road.
The properties found in CBD, no matter how it comes to fruition, has been studied and proved to ultimately provide symptom relief for more than a few diseases and illnesses. Theoretically, natural and synthetic CBD is safe and can be used for all of its proven benefits. Now, there are some who would not want to be involved with any synthetics and would prefer an all natural substance. Usually advertised on product packaging or in company story, many businesses may distribute either or.
Knowledge about how and where synthetic CBD is to be created is rarely easily accessible. One must do a bit of reading and decide what derivative of CBD is best for them.