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Flashcards in Dietary Supplements Deck (22):
1

A dietary supplement it taken how?

By mouth

2

A dietary substance contains what?

Dietary ingredient

3

A dietary supplement is intended to do what?

Supplement the diet

4

When would a dietary substance be considered unapproved or illegal?

When it claims to prevent or cure a specific disease or condition

5

A dietary supplement can be labeled with what?

General use not specific condition

6

What verbal statement must be on a dietary supplement label?

This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose treat cure or prevent any disease.

7

Medical foods represent treatment for what?

Specific disease states

8

A medical food is only available how?

By a prescription of a practitioner

9

Dietary substances are neither ___ or _____

Drugs nor foods

10

What placed health foods food supplements and herbal products into a class different from prescription and nonprescription drugs?

Dietary Supplement Health a Education Act (DSHEA)

11

Dietary products can be marketed without proving what?

Efficacy

12

Dietary supplements currently on the market do not have to be proven what?

Sade

13

GMP does not provide specific guidelines for tests for herbal products that test for what?

Identity purity strength and composition

14

Who is responsible for determining the dietary supplements contents?

The manufacturer

15

When does an herb get admitted into the official compendium?

Must have FDA approved use or DI panel recognized use.

16

Labels for herbal products must contain the standard common names as listed where?

Herbs of Commerce

17

Do manufacturers of herbal products have to have their used approved by the FDA?

No

18

Homeopathic drugs don't have to have what on their package?

Expiration date

19

Do cosmetics require premarketing approval from the FDA?

No

20

Do cosmetic manufacturers have to meet GMP?

Yes

21

Can cosmetics be considered adulterated?

Yes if not manufactured under GMP

22

Who is responsible for regulation of advertising and labeling of cosmetics?

FTC