IoM Supplement Monograph Framework Should Reflect “Real World” – CFSAN
This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet
Monographs created under IoM's Framework for Evaluating the Safety of Dietary Supplements should serve as templates for FDA or industry to use in crafting their own ingredient monographs, rather than requiring a comprehensive literature review, Center for Food Safety & Applied Nutrition reps said
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