CBD Hemp Extract FAQs
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is the level of THC in this product?
All CBD hemp extract products available on our site contain 0.3% or less of THC based on industry testing standards.
Is this legal to use?
The hemp category is dynamic and we recommend you consult with your local laws before purchasing hemp-based products through any channel.
Will this show up on a drug test if I use it?
You should check with your doctor prior to taking any dietary supplement and disclose to any testing facility any and all products you take as prescriptions or dietary supplements.
Why does Swanson carry CBD hemp extract?
CBD is a non-psychoactive phytocannabinoid derived from agricultural hemp. Full spectrum CBD hemp extract has been shown to benefit overall wellbeing.
At Swanson we are committed to delivering science-backed wellness products at the best value—for mind, body and home. Full-spectrum CBD hemp extract is just one of the many nutrient-rich wellness products we carry to support your wellness journey. The CBD hemp extract products we carry are 100% quality tested and have undergone an extensive review by our science and regulatory teams for compliance with applicable guidelines prior to ever being available to purchase from our website or catalog.
Do you have certification of analysis for the product?
All Swanson® brand CBD products have a certificate of analysis (COA) available. Please contact us for more information about Swanson CBD products. Other brands often share their certificates of analysis on their respective websites. You may contact those brands directly for more information.
How many milligrams of CBD are in each serving?
Please reference the Supplement Facts panel for specific levels as dosages vary by formula.
How is it extracted?
Individual brands may use different extraction methods within their manufacturing processes based on capability and product format.
Are there solvents or other ingredients?
This will vary by formula, so we recommend referencing the Supplement Facts panel for the formula you are interested in purchasing.
Is it organic?
Full spectrum CBD hemp extract is derived from agricultural hemp. Farming and manufacturing practices can vary by brand and supplier, so we recommend referencing the product label and Supplement Facts panel to determine if the formula is certified organic.
How long does it take to feel the effects?
There are many factors, including an individual’s biometric composition as well as the dosage of the formula, that impact the time it takes for the body to absorb any supplement product. Therefore results are very individualized and will vary by person.
What does CBD hemp extract do? / How does it interact with my body?
CBD hemp extract interacts with a network of neurons in the body called the endocannabinoid system. The endocannabinoid system is interacts with many functions in the body related to overall wellness and wellbeing.
Is CBD hemp extract synthetic or natural?
Full spectrum CBD hemp extract is derived from agricultural hemp, a plant species, and therefore each formula is from natural sources.
How much should I take?
Please reference the Supplement Facts panel for specific dosages, as these vary by formula, and read the recommended usage directions on the product label. Please consult your healthcare provider if you have any questions regarding dose.
Where can I find more on the potential benefits of CBD hemp extract?
The introduction of the 2018 Farm Bill and legalization of non-psychoactive hemp led to increasing interest in the health and wellness potential of hemp-derived ingredients, including CBD hemp extract. More research is needed to explore specific benefits, but you can learn more about CBD hemp extract with articles from our experts.
What is the difference between CBD hemp extract and hemp oil?
CBD hemp extract is the same ingredient as full spectrum hemp extract, however it is different from hemp seed oil. Hemp seed oil is made by pressing dehulled hemp seeds. Full spectrum hemp or CBD hemp extract can be derived from other parts of the hemp plant (flower, leaves, stalk, etc.), which contain higher amounts of the phytocannabinoids compared to just dehulled hemp seeds.
What's the difference between CBD hemp extract drops, liquid, capsules and softgels?
The delivery system you choose for CBD hemp extract should be based on personal preference. There may be potency differences between various supplements, and some products include a combination of CBD hemp extract along with additional herbs or nutrients. We recommend reading the Supplement Facts panel to choose which is best for you and we encourage you to explore and discover what CBD hemp extract dosage, blends and products work best for you.
Does CBD hemp extract help with pain & inflammation?
CBD hemp extract supports overall wellbeing.
Will CBD hemp extract help me sleep and help fight stress & anxiousness?
Swanson carries CBD bath balms and soaps that can be added to your relaxing evening bath. Also, look for CBD hemp extract supplements that are formulated with the addition of proven sleep-support ingredients like melatonin and magnesium and support a healthy response to stress with adaptogens like ashwagandha.