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How to Use Cannabis Oil

Medical Cannabis  |  2 min read  |  July 5, 2019

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Medical cannabis comes in several different forms, one of which is cannabis oil. Cannabis oil contains the compounds of cannabis typically used to provide relief to a number of health conditions. It is a more discrete consumption method than smoking cannabis.

What is Cannabis Oil?

Cannabis oil is an extract from the cannabis plant. For medicinal use, cannabis oils typically contain high concentrations of CBD in which case the term CBD oil is often used.

What is the Difference Between Cannabis Oil and Cannabis Tinctures?

Cannabis tinctures and oils are both extracts, but there are differences. With a tincture, grain alcohol is used to extract the cannabinoids. Tinctures are often mixed with alcohol, glycerin, or oil. Both have their benefits. In this article, we’ll look at using cannabis oil.

Why Choose Cannabis Oil?

Cannabis oil is an effective delivery method that allows for precise dosing. It is also a discrete choice that won’t leave you smelling like marijuana. CBD oil, in particular, is high in CBD and low in THC, making this type of medical cannabis oil an excellent choice for those seeking symptom relief without the psychoactive effects of THC.

How to Use Cannabis Oil?

It is often taken sublingually (under the tongue) or mixed with butter or cooking oil and used to make edible medical cannabis. Cannabis oil can also be vaporized (tinctures cannot).

Where to Buy Cannabis Oil in California

Tikun Olam offers many of its proprietary cannabis strains in an oil or tincture form. As with all Tikun Olam products, its cannabis oils and tinctures are developed to the highest of standards containing cannabis extracted under pristine, sterile conditions.


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