Dietary Supplements

Some articles on dietary supplements, dietary supplement:

Food And Drug Administration - Regulatory Programs - Food and Dietary Supplements
... The Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act of 1994 mandated that the FDA regulate dietary supplements as foods, rather than as drugs ... Therefore, dietary supplements are not subject to safety and efficacy testing and there are no approval requirements ... The FDA can take action against dietary supplements only after they are proven to be unsafe ...
Alternative Medical Systems - Regulation
... Dietary supplements, their ingredients, safety, and claims, are a continual source of controversy ... Denmark Herbal and dietary supplements is the designation of a range of products, which have in common their status as medicine belonging under the Danish Medicines Act.In the Danish Medicines Act there exist four ... Some dietary supplements fall within a special category of products, which differ from the above in that they are not authorized medicinal products ...
Dopar - Dietary Supplements
... Herbal extracts containing -DOPA are available ... The most common plant source of -DOPA marketed in this manner is Mucuna pruriens (velvet bean) ...
Bitter Orange - Uses - Herbal Stimulant
... orange (and bitter orange peel) has been marketed as dietary supplement purported to act as a weight-loss aid and appetite suppressant ... elsewhere, bitter orange has been substituted into "ephedra-free" herbal weight-loss products by dietary supplement manufacturers ... Like most dietary supplement ingredients, bitter orange has not undergone formal safety testing, but it is believed to cause the same spectrum of adverse events as ephedra ...

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