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Unformatted text preview: 1 DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS Lia M. Nightingale, Ph.D. REGULATION? Dietary Supplement Health & Education Act (DSHEA) of 1994 Vitamins, minerals, herbs, botanicals, amino acids, enzymes, metabolites, etc. Under umbrella of foods, NOT drugs Must contain: †These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. REGULATION Drug Food Supplement Considered unsafe until safety is proven by clinical trials. Considered safe until proven otherwise. Must use FDA approved ingredients. Clinical trials not required. Nov. 2009 Drug Recalls : Ketorolac Tromethamine Injection (contamination) Cerezyme, Fabrayzme, Myozyme, Aldurazyme, and Thyrogen (contam) Propofol and Liposyn (contam) Nov. 2009 Supplement Recalls: Pai You Guo (wt. loss) RockHard Weekend (ED) Stiff Nights (ED) (65 suppl) Bromodrol, Dual Action Grow Tabs, Grow Tabs, Mass Tabs, and Ripped Tabs TR Nov. 2009 Food Allergy Alerts: Nassau Candy (choc. Almonds & raisins) Snacks on Racks (snack pack) Blue Bonnet light spread Jelly Belly Caramel Chocolate Truffle Hot Chocolate Dean & Deluca Cookies NEW REGULATIONS By June 2010, all supplement manufacturers are required to follow Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) Supplements must: be produced in a quality manner not contain any contaminants or impurities be labeled with the actual ingredients in the product Does not address safety or health benefits/hazards. POTENTIAL BENEFITS Prevent nutritional deficiencies Improve nutritional status in those that can’t get adequate amounts from their diet POTENTIAL HARMS Direct toxicity (including allergic reactions) Indirect toxicity (eg, heavy metal {Hg,As} contamination; bacterial contamination) Inhibition of nutrient absorption (competitively or via blockage of absorption) 2...
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This note was uploaded on 01/07/2012 for the course PHCH 51311 taught by Professor Nightingale during the Summer '11 term at Palmer Chiropractic.

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