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Vitamins, Herbs, and Dietary Supplements - RxList

7/16/2014
01:36 | Author: Evan Martin

Drugs and supplements
Vitamins, Herbs, and Dietary Supplements - RxList

Learn about evidence-based supplements including information on herbs, vitamins, dietary Take the Vitamins and Supplements Quiz! Identify Your Drugs:.

Find evidence-based information on individual ingredients such as herbs, vitamins, minerals, and other dietary supplements. The supplement monographs on RxList include a description, review of effectiveness, how it works, safety concerns, and interactions with medications.

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Drugs Supplements - Prescription, Medicare Part D Drug - AARP

5/15/2014
03:32 | Author: Evan Martin

Drugs and supplements
Drugs Supplements - Prescription, Medicare Part D Drug - AARP

Read the latest news about drugs and supplements, and issues including prescription drug news, generic drugs and Medicare Part D drug coverage.

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Directory of Drugs, Medications and Supplements

3/14/2014
05:48 | Author: Caitlin White

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Directory of Drugs, Medications and Supplements

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FDA regulation of drugs versus dietary supplements

11/23/2014
03:16 | Author: Devin Garcia

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FDA regulation of drugs versus dietary supplements

Dietary supplements aren't put through the same strict safety and effectiveness requirements by the FDA that drugs are. Learn more about how.

A dietary supplement is considered “new” if it contains an ingredient not recognized as a food substance, unless it was sold as a supplement before October 1994. If it is new, the manufacturer must provide the FDA with reasonable evidence that the new ingredient is safe before the supplement is marketed to the public.

Products like herbs were sometimes tainted with germs, pesticides, or toxic heavy metals. But since they became widely available in 1994, the FDA and some independent researchers have found problems with some dietary supplements.

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18 Herbal Supplements with Risky Drug Interactions

9/22/2014
01:40 | Author: Caitlin White

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18 Herbal Supplements with Risky Drug Interactions

Review common herbal supplements and some important drug interactions that may occur when herbal supplements are combined with prescription.

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