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First US Warnings On Drug Claims By Delta-8 THC Supplements Also Describe Safety Concerns

Executive Summary

Announcement and warnings, in addition to noting firms’ violative drug and disease claims, explain differences between delta-8 THC and other hemp-derived cannabinoids intended for de-scheduling as controlled substances in 2018 farm bill.

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