CBD

Stay Ahead of Trends in Dietary Supplements

September 07, 2020

What supplements are patients looking for the most, and how can pharmacists help?

FDA Approves CBD Treatment for Seizures in Rare Genetic Disease

August 04, 2020

The FDA approved a cannabidiol oral solution treatment (Epidiolex, Greenwich Biosciences) for seizures associated with tuberous sclerosis complex.

Cannabis Series: FDA Support, Research in the Works

July 31, 2020

Our first episode of our latest Cannabis Series is focused on the burgeoning medical marijuana landscape, featuring FDA's guidelines and research on the diverse benefits of cannabis as medicine.

FDA Releases Guidance To Boost Cannabis Clinical Research

July 27, 2020

Responding to growing interest by industry stakeholders, the agency has offered draft guidance outlining quality considerations and other practical recommendations for cannabis and cannabis-derived compounds.

Systematic Review Evaluates Cannabis, Cannabinoids in Palliative and Supportive Oncology Care

May 30, 2020

A systematic review of medical cannabis and cannabinoid use in oncology care demonstrated varied results. 

DEA Deschedules Antiepileptic CBD Oral Solution Epidiolex

April 07, 2020

Cannabidiol oral solution (Epidiolex, GW Pharmaceuticals) is no longer considered a controlled substance.

6 Ways to Diversify Your Pharmacy's Revenue Streams

March 06, 2020

Strategies for seizing revenue opportunities outside of the PBM.

Epidiolex sNDA Seeking FDA Approval for Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Indication

February 04, 2020

A supplemental application for cannabidiol oral solution (Epidiolex, GW Pharmaceuticals and Greenwich Biosciences) has been submitted for the treatment of seizures associated with tuberous sclerosis complex.

FDA Warns Several Companies for Illegally Selling CBD Products

November 26, 2019

The FDA issued warning letters to several companies marketing their CBD products in ways that violate the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act.

NCPA Launches CBD Website for Pharmacists

October 31, 2019

Site will offer CBD education and product marketing.

FDA, FTC Issue More CBD Manufacturer Warnings

October 24, 2019

Fifth company warned about unsubstantiated claims this year.

Major Chains to Dominate Expanding CBD Market

July 12, 2019

CBD market will grow by over 700% in 2019.

CBD Products: Confusion, Hype, and Hope

May 13, 2019

Despite legal restrictions and insufficient regulation, the market for CBD oil is booming. 

Pharmacists Must Counsel on Cannabis Interactions

April 16, 2019

Lack of regulation means protecting public health is pharmacist's duty. 

Retailers Debut Limited CBD Distribution

March 28, 2019

The CBD market is anticipated to be worth $20 billion by 2024.

What Pharmacists Need to Know About Epidiolex

September 04, 2018

The FDA recently approved cannabidiol oral solution to treat seizures.