Update on the Regulatory Status of Cannabidiol in Food and Dietary Supplements and Future Prospects

This article covers the regulatory status for using cannabidiol (CBD) as a dietary supplement and presents the US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA’s) position as well as conflicting viewpoints taken by some in the industry. The impact of the Agricultural Improvement Act of 2018 (2018 Farm Bill) is evaluated along with the future prospects for CBD.
 
Introduction
 
Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of several cannabinoids found in the hemp and marijuana varieties of the Cannabis sativa L. plant. Hemp-derived CBD ingredients have become increasingly popular in foods and dietary supplements due to their purported health benefits and negligible levels of delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the cannabinoid responsible for the psychoactive effects associated with marijuana. This popularity comes despite FDA taking the consistent position that CBD cannot be added to food or dietary supplements due to the investigation and subsequent approval of CBD

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Update on the Regulatory Status of Cannabidiol in Food and Dietary Supplements and Future Prospects

This article covers the regulatory status for using cannabidiol (CBD) as a dietary supplement and presents the US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA’s) position as well as conflicting viewpoints taken by some in the industry. The impact of the Agricultural Improvement Act of 2018 (2018 Farm Bill) is evaluated along with the future prospects for CBD.
 
Introduction
 
Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of several cannabinoids found in the hemp and marijuana varieties of the Cannabis sativa L. plant. Hemp-derived CBD ingredients have become increasingly popular in foods and dietary supplements due to their purported health benefits and negligible levels of delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the cannabinoid responsible for the psychoactive effects associated with marijuana. This popularity comes despite FDA taking the consistent position that CBD cannot be added to food or dietary supplements due to the investigation and subsequent approval of CBD

... read more at: https://www.raps.org/news-and-articles/news-articles/2019/6/update-on-the-regulatory-status-of-cannabidiol-in

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