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I tried the concentrated oil made from a MJ hybrid called "9 lb. Hammer". 

I seriously thought it was heart attack time for me as my anxiety went through the roof.

Fortunately I had alprazolam and medicated myself at home or I would have been in the ER.

Be careful when using medical MJ.

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I'm in Alabama. The laws here only allow CBD oil for use to treat epilepsy. However, they do allow oil-based products to be sold over the counter which contain less than 1% THC.

At my recent neurologist appointment, I asked the doctor if it works (off the record, of course). They said the clinical findings show CBD oil useful for treatment of chronic pain, but until the lawmakers authorize it for this use, it cannot be prescribed. Additionally, he said the stuff you buy over the counter may not be as effective as a prescription. It comes down to medical efficacy and having a consistent quality of the active ingredient without fillers.

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63charlie, I had the same exact thing happen to me on the same 9lb hammer. My BP went to 220/160 and I went to ER. I ended up researching it and found out that Trulieve had used a Sativa plant to make the 9lb hammer which is supposed to be Indica strain.  I now refuse to use any concentrates, I only buy the vape cups which contain the actual plant. I was wondering when this happened to you, maybe it was the same batch. They are going to end up with someone having a heart attack and dying if they don't manage their product better. I believe the dispensaries in Florida are only interested in selling recreational mmj. The Indica weed is supposed to be the best for pain, anxiety and medical problems. The Sativa seems better fit for party mode. Yet, they don't produce the Indica strains. For example, Trulieve has 9 Sativa strains and only 1 Indica strain in the vape cups and it is more expensive. Time for me to start growing my own. Thank you for your service, hope you can find some relief.

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