The potential concern for fake and misleading CBD products.
New Zealand’s CBD market is still in its infancy with only a very small number of products available through a prescription only so your chances of getting a fake CBD product through a prescription is little to none. Put simply, if you obtain your CBD through a doctor or pharmacy it is legit, if you buy it online, it is either not CBD, or you’re obtaining it illegally.
In the USA when CBD was made available in 2017, researchers purchased 84 different CBD products from 31 companies to measure CBD content versus label claim. With respect to CBD claims, 26% of the products contained less CBD than labelled.
While you’re unlikely to run into this issue right now in NZ with tight regulation, you may find companies taking advantage of confusion around the differences between hemp seed oil, hemp oil
3 Easy Steps on How to Choose a Safe CBD Product.
RESEARCH THE BRAND THAT YOU ARE BUYING
BE PICKY ABOUT WHO YOU TRUST
AVOID UNNATURAL ADDITIVES SUBSTANCE TO YOUR CBD
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