Food And Drug Administration Commissioner raises concern over sale of CBD products
Outgoing U.S. Food and Drug Management (Food And Drug Administration) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb expressed concern in regards to the country’s leading drugstore chains attempting to sell CBD items.
Walgreens has recently established which they will begin offering CBD-infused sprays, ointments, balms, and spots in around 1,500 shops throughout nine states where cannabis that are medical currently legal. Rival drugstore CVS Pharmacy, meanwhile, has recently introduced CBD topicals in around 800 shops across eight states.
During a House Appropriations Committee hearing on Gottlieb wednesday raised concern about Walgreens and CVS stepping in to the cannabis market. (more…)