FDA: 2016 Warning Letters and Test Results for Cannabidiol-Related Products

FDA: 2016 Warning Letters and Test Results for Cannabidiol-Related Products

2016 Warning Letters and Test Results for Cannabidiol-Related Products

In February 2016, FDA issued eight warning letters to firms that market unapproved new drugs that allegedly contain cannabidiol (CBD). FDA had previously issued six such letters in February 2015. FDA has tested these products, and many were found to not contain the levels of CBD they claimed to contain. It is important to note that these products are not approved by FDA for the diagnosis, cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of any disease. Consumers should beware purchasing and using any such products.

The links to the Warning Letters and the test results for the CBD-related products are below:

FirmProductStatePurchase WebsiteProduct Size
CBD Label Claim
Lab Results (mg/g)Lab Results %(w/w)
CBDΔ9-THCOther CannabinoidsCBDΔ9-THCOther Cannabinoids
Cali StoresCBDy CBD Supplement TinctureCAcalistores.com1oz
200mg CBD
0.029THCA: 0.160.0029%THCA: 0.016%
Cali StoresHermosa Farm CannaHoney w/ CBD – 6ozCAcalistores.com6oz
THCA: <0.01THCA: <0.001%
Dose of NatureNano CBD Shooter *UThealthydoseofnature.com32 fl oz
1088mg CBD
Dose of NatureRed Strap Hemp Extract 250 – Coconut Oil *UThealthydoseofnature.com1fl oz
5.60.033CBDA: 0.23
CBN: 0.106
0.56%0.033%CBDA: 0.023%
CBN: 0.0106%
Green Garden GoldCBD – Regular CBD-OilTXgreengardengold.com15ml
100mg CBD
0.790.02CBDA: <0.01
CBN: <0.01
0.079%0.002%CBDA: <0.001%
CBN: <0.001%
Green Garden GoldCBD – Strawberry Jam CBD-OilTXgreengardengold.com6oz
0.960.03CBDA: <0.01
CBN: <0.01
0.096%0.003%CBDA: <0.001%
CBN: <0.001%
Healthy Hemp OilHerbal Renewals CBD Hemp Oil SupplementTXhealthyhempoil.com1oz
100mg CBD
2.40.081CBN: <0.010.24%0.0081%CBN: <0.001%
Healthy Hemp OilHerbal Renewals 25% CBD Hemp Oil Gold LabelTXhealthyhempoil.com3g
750mg CBD
2578.4CBN: 0.7025.7%0.84%CBN: 0.07%
Healthy Hemp OilPLUS+CBD Oil BalmTXhealthyhempoil.com1.3oz
0.450.022CBDA: 0.90
THCA: 0.029
0.045%0.0022%CBDA: 0.09%
THCA: 0.0029%
Healthy Hemp OilHempotion Cannabidiol CBD ConcentrateTXhealthyhempoil.com.5oz
100mg CBD
6.60.21CBN: 0.0170.66%0.021%CBN: 0.0017%
Healthy Hemp OilEntourage Occam’s RazorTXhealthyhempoil.com10ml
100mg CBD
Michigan Herbal Remedies, LLCBluebird Botanicals Bulletproof CBD BlendMImichiganherbalremedies.com1 fl oz
250mg CBD
8.70.35CBDA: 0.06
CBD: <0.1
0.87%0.035%CBDA: 0.006%
CBD: <0.01%
Michigan Herbal Remedies, LLCUS Hemp Wholesale 25% CBD Hemp Oil Supplement Gold LabelMImichiganherbalremedies.com3g
750mg CBD
2448.6CBDA: 0.24
CBN: 0.8
24.4%0.86%CBDA: 0.024%
CBN: 0.08%
Michigan Herbal Remedies, LLCEndoca Hemp OilMImichiganherbalremedies.com10ml
15% CBD (1500mg)
1595.5CBDA: 10.2
THCA: 0.43
CBN: 0.47
15.90%0.55%CBDA: 1.02%
THCA: 0.043%
CBN: 0.047%
Michigan Herbal Remedies, LLCAlternate Vape LUV-A-BULLMImichiganherbalremedies.com10ml
100mg CBD
7.30.103CBDA: <0.01
CBN: 0.011
0.73%0.0103%CBDA: <0.001%
CBN: 0.0011%
Michigan Herbal Remedies, LLCTasty Hemp Oil – Tasty Drops Hemp Oil SupplementMItastyhempoil.com1 fl oz
250mg CBD
7.90.3CBN: 0.0240.79%0.03%CBN: 0.0024%
Michigan Herbal Remedies, LLCTasty Vape Hemp Oil – Just PeachyMImichiganherbalremedies.com10ml
100mg CBD
9.60.136CBDA: 0.015
CBN: 0.02
0.96%0.0136%CBDA: 0.0015%
CBN: 0.002%
Michigan Herbal Remedies, LLCPLUS+CBD Oil SprayMImichiganherbalremedies.com2 fl oz
6.70.3CBN: 0.0240.67%0.03%CBN: 0.0024%
Morgue JuiceMorgue JuiceOK
morguejuice.com150mg CBD0.23<0.01CBDA: <0.1
CBN: <0.01
0.023%<0.001%CBDA: <0.01%
CBN: <0.001%
PainBomb, LLCiHempCBD Filtered CBD Hemp OilUTpaindmso.com3g
35.51% – 25mg CBD/serving
3501.6CBN: 8.235.0%0.16%CBN: 0.82%
PainBomb, LLCPainBomb + CBDUTpaindmso.com2oz
Sana Te Premium OilsCBD Oil – 25.2% CBDCAetsy.com25mg/capsule
0.03117THCA: 0.08
CBN: 1.1
0.0031%1.7%THCA: 0.008%
CBN: 0.11%
0.06119THCA: 0.09
CBN: 1.2
0.0061%1.9%THCA: 0.009%
CBN: 0.12%
0.01713THCA: 0.06
CBN: 0.85
0.0017%1.3%THCA: 0.006%
CBN: 0.085%
* These products were not included in the Warning Letter due to changes to the firm’s website and/or product names
Abbreviations: Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol (Δ9-THC), Cannabidiol (CBD), Cannabinol (CBN), Cannabidiolic Acid (CBDA), Tetrahydrocannabinolic acid (THCA)

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