"Despite bans from both the Fda and the municipality of Nacka continues the company Curious Oak AB to sell so-called CBD oil, writes Dagens Medicin. The dual ban on sales of CBD oil is classified as both drugs and food."
"the CBD oil produced from industrial hemp and has got its name after the main pharmacological ingredient cannabidiol. After the Fda last year classified the CBD oil as a medicine has several companies, including Curious Oak, received a prohibition to sell the products. Although inhiberades this decision pending appeal, but since the two known influerare done advertising for the company's products was repealed inhibitionen."
"In march, the company had also received a prohibition to sell the products, but this time with reference to the food law. It was the municipality of Nacka, which had acted on the new and stricter EU rules on cannabis as a food. According to these rules are considered cannabinoids "
" I can understand that the laity and the companies can find that it is ambiguous. But we follow the rules in the EUROPEAN union, " says Viktor Engström, livsmedelsinspektör in Nacka municipality, to Medicine Today."
"Despite the fact that sales on the website as usual, claiming the Curious, the Oaks ceo, Emil Sandin, that is not the case."
"According to Ulrika Andersson, statsinspektör on the Nfa, it is likely that more municipalities will act against the sale of cannabis as a food supplement in the future. Any EU state if cannabis consumption is not to wait for a long time, according to her."
"the Plant cannabis sativa (hemp) containing many different active substances collectively known as cannabinoids. One of these substances is tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). THC gives the hallucinogenic effects. Another issue is the cannabidiol (CBD) which does not have the impact."
"In Sweden are covered THC of drug laws and the CBD are covered by the pharmaceutical legislation."
"Source: Mpa -"