After initial publication, this post was updated to provide links to the three petitions that FDA denied as mentioned above. https://www.regulations.gov/document/FDA-2020-P-1582-0005 https://www.regulations.gov/document/FDA-2022-P-0600-0005 https://www.regulations.gov/document/FDA-2019-P-5394-0004 The FDA has been struggling with the issue of CBD for quite a while. The use of CBD products in the marketplace has surged with CBD being claimed to be a […]
I must admit that the explosion in the CBD market surprised me. The Warning Letters have also been flying off of the computers at FDA with most addressing drug claims for such products. Maybe I have not seen this before in a Warning Letter, but the argument made in recent FDA Warning Letters regarding CBD […]
CBD Products – As FDA Resources are focused on COVID-19, will it be this virus that prompts FDA to regulate this Industry?
CBD products are available just about everywhere – you see them show up in gas stations, supermarkets, the internet, convenience stores, farm markets, and just about any place where things are sold. CBD appears in drinks, pastry, candy, as an oil, and is infused in just about anything that can be orally ingested, or in […]
FDA Commissioner Stephen M. Hann’s piece on the FDA website (here) provided, I believe, a very realistic view of what one might call a runaway CBD industry (if you read between the lines). “The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 – which, among other things, changed federal law so that cannabis and cannabis derivatives with very […]