Their primary function is to filter and process the blood that they receive from the renal arteries, removing any toxins or chemicals and converting the waste into urine for you to excrete. They also help to maintain your blood pressure, control the amount of water in your body, and convert a precursor of vitamin D into its active form.
CBD, or Cannabidiol, is one of over a hundred cannabinoid compounds found in the cannabis plant.
What Do Your Kidneys Do?
However, as with any food supplement, low-quality products could contain any number of nasty ingredients or contaminants that we would want to avoid.
CBD, like many other substances, works in your body by making its way into the bloodstream so that it can interact with the relevant receptors found throughout your body.
One of those concerns is whether or not CBD oil affects the kidneys.
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In compiling a list of conditions that CBD may help, we examined hundreds of peer-reviewed articles in scientific journals.
Science abstracts on CBD and Kidney & Bladder Issues
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