Vitamin Shoppe to sell edible CBD supplements as consumers clamor for cannabis compound

There’s now one stop for all your vitamins: including A, B and CBD.

The Vitamin Shoppe started stocking its shelves with oral CBD soft gels this week and will start selling CBD drops by the end of the month. It’s one of the first major national retailers to sell CBD supplements since Congress legalized the cannabis derivative in December. The move flies in the face of guidance from the Food and Drug Administration that prohibits companies from adding CBD to dietary supplements until the agency has a chance to write new rules regulating its sale.

The nonintoxicating cannabis compound promises to treat everything from anxiety to pain relief and everything in between — though the science behind those claims is thin at best. The FDA has targeted CBD manufacturers making egregious claims such as being a cure for cancer or Alzheimer’s disease

Vitamin Shoppe will stock Irwin Naturals soft gels filled with full spectrum

... read more at: https://www.cnbc.com/2019/04/17/vitamin-shoppe-to-sell-edible-cbd-drops-as-interest-in-cannabis-surges.html

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