Legal Status of CBD


Prescription medicine (Schedule 4) for therapeutic use containing two percent (2.0%) or less of other cannabinoids commonly found in cannabis (such as ∆9-THC). A Schedule 4 drug under the SUSMP is a Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy — Substances, the use or supply of which should be by or on the order of persons permitted by State or Territory legislation to prescribe and should be available from a pharmacist on prescription.

In June 2020, the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) published a consultation on a proposal to pave the way to make “low…

The rundown on CBD and sports.

Cannabidiol has been used by professional and amateur athletes across disciplines and countries, with the World Anti-Doping Agency removing CBD from its banned substances list. The United States Anti-Doping Agency and United Kingdom-Anti-Doping Agency do not have anti-CBD policies, with the latter stating that, “CBD is not currently listed on the World Anti-Doping Agency Prohibited List. As a result, it is permitted to use in sport, though the intended benefits are unclear and not backed by clinical evidence. All other cannabinoids (including but not limited to cannabis, hashish, marijuana, and THC) are prohibited in-competition.

CBD oil — Testing is Paramount.

The only way to know is by testing with an ISO Accredited lab, otherwise and unfortunately, you might be drinking salad oil. The placebo effect is a powerful thing, however, paying for a placebo should not come at such a heavy cost. As a consumer and according to the FSAI (Food Safety Authority of Ireland), you should be suspicious of normally expensive items at dramatically low prices.

There are many laborious processes required to develop high-grade CBD oil and one of those processes is testing with world-class labs. The importance of testing cannot be overstated. This is the one area…

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