Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

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3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2019
May 07, 2019
Document And Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name CV Sciences, Inc.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001510964  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Mar. 31, 2019  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Is Entity's Reporting Status Current Yes  
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   98,656,782
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q1  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2019  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Emerging Growth Company false