Will consuming Full Spectrum Hemp/CBD influence results of a drug test?
What is CBD and Full Spectrum Hemp?
Cannabidiol (CBD) is a naturally occurring, non-intoxicating molecule found in the Cannabis sativa plant. Read more about how Full Spectrum Hemp and CBD here.
Will CBD help me with my health concern or conditions?
Bent Herbalist products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, cure, treat or prevent any disease. Learn more about current CBD uses and research at www.projectcbd.org and www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov.
What is the difference between hemp and marijuana?
Read the blog "The Difference is in the Plants" by Bent Herbalist founder Matt Kleman.
What is the difference between Full Spectrum CBD Hemp and CBD Isolate?
Read the blog " The Difference Between Full Spectrum Hemp and CBD Isolate" by Bent Herbalist founder Matt Kleman.
Why do your products refer to “active compound” versus CBD?
CBD as an isolated molecule, is currently under investigation by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for potential therapeutic use and cannot be marketed and sold as such. Bent Herbalist products are formulated using full spectrum hemp oil and not the isolated molecule CBD alone. We use the phrase “active compound” to differentiate between isolated CBD and our naturally occurring CBD derived from a full spectrum, phyto-cannabinoid rich source.
Will consuming 0.3 wt% THC cause intoxication or being “high”?
No. The concentration of THC in our products does not contain enough of the psychoactive molecule to produce an intoxicating effect or dysphoria whatsoever. Our products are formulated for daily support and wellness of the endocannabinoid system, not for recreational purposes.
Is Full Spectrum Hemp/CBD safe to consume?
The World Health Organization published a report in (June 2018 https://www.who.int/medicines/access/controlledsubstances/CannabidiolCriticalReview.pdf) that CBD exhibits no effects indicative of abuse or dependence potential.
Do I need a medical marijuana card to purchase or use Full Spectrum Hemp/CBD?
No. Bent Herbalist products are derived from legal hemp. The legal definition of hemp means the product contains less than 0.3 wt% THC.
Are CBD products legal in all 50 US States?
Yes. As long as the product meets the definition of legal hemp (less than 0.3 wt% THC). Bent Herbalist products are considered personal care products and can be shipped legally to all 50 states.
How is Bent Herbalist CBD extracted?
Our Colorado, USA sourced Full Spectrum Hemp oil is extracted from premium Cannabis sativa hemp flowers with a food grade alcohol solvent. The use of a clean, food grade solvent allows for the full extraction of beneficial cannabinoids and terpenes from the hemp plant material. Any residual solvent remaining from the extraction process is washed out and the final product is tested to ensure full solvent removal.
What kind of laboratory testing is performed on Bent Herbalist products and what is the Certificate of Analysis (COA)?
Will Full Spectrum Hemp interact with my other medications?
At our daily recommended doses, it is unlikely that significant drug interactions will occur. There is some evidence however, that cannibadiols can inhibit the activity of cytochrome P450, which helps us to metabolize other drugs. The evidence shows this is dose dependent and related to higher dosing. Consider taking any Full Spectrum Hemp product away other medications and as with any product, always consult your primary health practitioner prior to use or with your specific questions. A great read for to help you understand this more is https://www.projectcbd.org/medicine/cbd-drug-interactions/p450