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Regulation of dietary supplements in the United States: understanding the dietary supplement health and education act



Regulation of dietary supplements in the United States: understanding the dietary supplement health and education act



Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology 44(4): 780-788



In this article, an overview on the regulation of dietary supplements in the USA is provided, based on the guidelines set by the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act. Issues on labelling requirements, quality control and manufacturing, health claims, safety and efficacy, risks and benefits, and reporting adverse effects are discussed.

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Accession: 003911536

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PMID: 11600859

DOI: 10.1097/00003081-200112000-00016


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