As of March 2020, CBD extracted from marijuana remains a Schedule I Controlled Substance, and is not approved as a prescription drug, dietary supplement, or allowed for interstate commerce in the United States. ... It is a common misconception that the legal ability to sell hemp (which may contain CBD) makes CBD legal.
CBD oil has been studied for its potential role in easing symptoms of many common health issues, including anxiety, depression, acne and heart disease. For those with cancer, it may even provide a natural alternative for pain and symptom relief.
Walmart and Amazon will begin selling CBD creams, patches and sprays in nearly 1,500 stores in select states. ... CBD, a hemp-derived cannabidiol, is a nonpsychoactive ingredient in cannabis that is becoming increasingly mainstream.