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Can I use Authentic CBD’s CBD products without a prescription?

Yes! CBD products are derived from hemp oil, which is classified as a dietary supplement by the United States Food and Drug Administration. This means that you do not need a prescription to purchase or consume CBD products. SHOP NOW

What conditions can CBD help me with?

CBD products have been reported to contain a variety of relieving effects. According to many studies from, CBD products may help with many different conditions. Click HERE to learn more!

Can CBD make you high?

No. CBD products are derived from the Hemp plant, which contains less than .3 percent THC. Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the main psychoactive in marijuana, which causes the “high” feeling that it’s known for. Marijuana plants intended for recreational use typically contain between 10 percent and 20 percent THC.

What is the difference between Marijuana and CBD products?

There are many differences between CBD and marijuana products, but the most significant difference is their breeding, based upon the intended use. CBD products are derived from Hemp, which contains less than .3 percent of THC – the psychoactive in marijuana that causes the “high” feeling. Hemp and marijuana are closely related, however, marijuana is for recreational and medicinal use, while hemp is cultivated for much wider use, which includes CBD products. In fact, hemp has a variety of practical uses for which it can be employed, such as paper, concrete (called hempcrete), cooking oils, nutritional substitutes, and many varieties and iterations of fiber.

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What is the recommended dosage for Authentic CBD products?

Currently, there are no recommended dosage guidelines for using CBD products. Authentic CBD recommends starting small, and working towards stronger solutions to find the right dosage for your body.

CBD is shown to be non-toxic at doses of 700 mg – 1500 mg per day. Decades of research has provided no known lethal doses of CBD products. We recommend you start with Microdosing to find the correct dosage for you.

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Are CBD products legal?

Since it is a product of hemp, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of the United States considers hemp oil and its derivative CBD to be a dietary supplement. If you live in the United States, you can legally purchase and consume CBD products without a prescription. SHOP NOW

Can CBD products be shipped across the United States and Internationally?

CBD products can legally be shipped across state lines in the United States, since the FDA classifies them as a dietary supplement. However, Authentic CBD does not currently ship any of our products outside of the United States.

For what symptoms can I use CBD products?

Although we make no medical claims, we have customers with range of issues that enjoy our products and receive relief. For more information see our Education Page HERE.

What is the “science” behind CBD?

The science of CBD products is well researched by a number of different countries and organizations.

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Is CBD safe for pets?

Yes, CBD products are safe for pets. Multiple studies have observed the effects of CBD on pets, and none have found that CBD products are toxic to pets, nor do they cause the psychoactive effects associated with THC and marijuana. In pets, CBD products can treat inflammation, pain, cancer-related health problems, and can also be used for palliative care or end-of-life ailments. It can also treat skin conditions and anxiety in pets. Click HERE to shop our CBD pet products!

What does % by weight mean? Why does the potency/strength of your CBD product matter?

Percentage by weight refers to the amount of CBD present in the given product. The higher percentage by weight, the more CBD-rich the product is. Products with higher percentage by weight provide stronger CBD effects and are typically consumed by habitual CBD users that need more healthy outcomes.

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What are the lab reports for? Are your products independently tested for quality?

Lab reports provide our customers with independent verification that Authentic CBD’s products contain the advertised amount of CBD in each batch. A third-party institution that has no connection to Authentic CBD conducts each of our lab reports. We want to be up front and honest with each of our customers, and our lab reports are just one way that we are working to help our customers maintain comfort and confidence in our products. Click HERE to learn how to read CBD Lab Reports!

Are Authentic CBD products safe for children?

Yes. All of our products are 100% safe for children. However, you must be of legal age, 18, or older to purchase CBD from Authentic CBD. Please be mindful of your children’s allergies, since some of our products contain fruit and plant extracts, as well as carrier oils such as coconut oil.

What are cannabinoids?

Cannabinoids (sometimes called phytocannabinoids) are a group of active compounds found in marijuana and hemp plants. The four most common cannabinoids are Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), Cannabidiol (CBD), Cannabinol (CBN), and Cannabigerol (CBG). THC and CBN have psychoactive effects that cause a “high” feeling when ingested in large percentages. CBD has no psychoactive effects and is proven to improve mood, alleviate pain, and actually has anti-pyschotic effects that calm the nervous system.

Other plants that contain phytocannabinoids: Chocolate, Black pepper, certain Daisy plants, Coneflowers (Echinacea), Liverwort, and Helichrysum Umbraculigerum.

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How should Authentic CBD products be stored?

Our products should be stored at room temperature, and out of direct sunlight, so that they retain optimum consistency for consumption.

Will Authentic CBD hemp oil cause a failed drug test?

As with all hemp products, there is a chance that consumption could trigger a positive drug test. Depending on the drug test and whether cannabinoids in general are tested or THC in particular. We encourage you to speak with you HR department about your company’s procedures.

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Are you’re products organic and vegan friendly?

Yes! All of our products are organic and vegan friendly.