Vail Integrative Medical Group has recently started prescribing Slumber Sleep Aid™, a natural, hemp-derived sleep aid to their patients.
“With all of the positive testimonials from this product, VIMG announced an exclusive opportunity to our patients to opt-in for a free trial of CBN in exchange for participation in a 6-Day Sleep Study, sponsored by Slumber Sleep Aid™.” –Dr. Joel Dekanich.
The research study is aimed to investigate the performance of the hemp-derived cannabinoid, cannabinol (CBN). The goal of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of various reported sleep issues for adults reporting issues with falling asleep or staying asleep.
About the study:
A Questionnaire Study
CANNABINOL USAGE & EFFECTIVENESS QUESTIONNAIRE
The research study questionnaire is aimed to investigate the performance of the hemp-derived minor cannabinoid, cannabinol (CBN). The goal of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of CBN on various, minor sleep discomforts such as falling asleep or staying asleep.
This study will enroll participants that report issues falling or staying asleep. The test results will include 150mg CBN product (Tincture or Softgel) for the participant to take home and use the recommended serving size, 1 hour before bed each night. Data will be collected over 6 days preceding enrollment. Throughout the investigatory period, participants will be sent a daily 5 question survey evaluating the various effects of the CBN hemp supplement on their sleep each night.
Study Observation Team
Participants will be enrolled by a team at Vail Integrative Medical group. Overseen by Dr. Joel Dekanich FNP-C, MSN, DC, MS, DACBSP, CSCS and Dr. Susan Hansen. They will assess participants medication, medical history, and sleep symptoms prior to onboarding.
The primary endpoint of the study is to analyze the reported preexisting sleep reported issues compared to the percentage of outcome success in the correction of the sleep issue/condition and improvement of participant satisfaction.
6 days: 1 day to enroll and 6 days for completion and follow-up online survey.
Male and female subjects who claim various, minor discomforts falling asleep or staying asleep.
Subjects will be excluded from the Study if they require any of the following criteria:
Onboarding and Dispensing
Investigators will need to:
Onboarding Participant questionnaire data:
- 61 Participants applied to join the sleep study
- They were asked 14 multiple choice and manual text questions to assess baseline data and to assess whether or not VIMG would preceded to onboarding.
Patient Onboarding and Dispensing Guide
CBN DISPENSING GUIDE: SOFTGEL or TINCTURE
Patients are to be provided with 5mg CBN Softgel Bottle (30 count) or 150mg CBN Tincture (0.5 oz) to take home with you after the enrollment appointment.
Ingredients of Softgels:
Proprietary Blend: CBN, Organic MCT Oil, Beta-Caryophyllene, Shell (Gelatin, Glycerin, Water).
Adults: Take 10 mg CBN (2 softgels) 1 hour before bed each night.
Ingredients of Tincture:
Proprietary Blend: CBN, Organic MCT Oil, Linalool (Lavender), Beta-Caryophyllene, Natural Vanilla, and Orange Flavoring.
Adults: Take 10 mg CBN (2 droppers, 1mL) 30 min- 1 hour before bed each night.
Store in a dry cool area, away from the light.
This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, prevent, or cure any disease. Individual results may vary. If you experience any negative effects, discontinue use immediately and tell your attending physician. Discontinue if you become pregnant. Keep out of the reach of children.
Frequently asked questions:
What is CBN?
CBN, aka Cannabinol, is naturally found in the hemp plant. It is a cannabinoid thought to have therapeutic benefits similar to the other popular cannabinoids like CBD. Slumber Sleep Aid is a Hemp-Derived Supplement that contains no THC or CBD. Each product is a 3rd party lab tested for quality and consistency.
Are there side effects from taking CBN?
CBN products are generally well tolerated and considered safe for adults. There is no THC or psychoactive compound in CBN, so you can be confident that you will not have a “high” like state. It is legal in all US states.
As with any other hemp supplement, there is a chance that it could cause adverse reactions for some people.
Can you increase your CBN dosage?
It may take some time for your body to start seeing the effects of CBN on your sleep cycles. You may experience no or negative effects.
Start off with 10mg CBN and increase the dosage in increments of 5mg CBN (maximum 20mg CBN total) and report back your dosage and results each day.
- The results posted below are from the final Day 6 Questionnaire.
- Any questions that were skipped were excluded from the final data.
- 3 participants have opt-outed of the study for various reasons are not included in the data set.