A Changing Landscape with Dietary Supplement Excipients

Published on September 1, 2008

Few dietary supplements are consumed “naked.” Instead, nearly all dietary supplements are administered in a…

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Dietary Supplements – A Special Case of Regulations

Published on June 1, 2006

According to the 1994 Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act (DSHEA), a dietary supplement is…

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Dietary Supplements – Second Class Safety? Part I

Published on March 1, 2006

When Congress passed the Dietary Supplement Heath & Education Act (DSHEA) in 1994, the intent…

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Labeling Weight Loss Dietary Supplements

Published on December 1, 2002

In order to curtail deceptive advertising, the American Herbal Product Association (AHPA) has proposed a…

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Claims for Dietary Supplements and Functional Food Ingredients

Published on December 1, 2002

Health study findings abound! One cannot avoid them. Just turn on the evening news or…

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Six Supplements Selected by Institute of Medicine for Safety Determination

Published on August 1, 2002

The Institute of Medicine (IOM) has selected six dietary supplements for a new evaluation program…

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Another New Center from NIH to Study Dietary Supplements

Published on August 1, 2002

Two components of NIH, The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) and the Office…

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