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Dietary Supplement Regulations – Part 2

Overview – European Regulations A wide variety of botanical and other substances have been sold as dietary supplement ingredients, including many that are considered to be medicinal substances under most regulatory regimes in EU countries. The report published by the European Association of Self-Medication Industry, titled 'Herbal Medicinal Products in the European Union' has found that there was no consistency [...]

2019-10-21T15:21:50+05:30July 27th, 2015|Dietary Supplements|0 Comments

Dietary Supplement Regulations – Part 1

Overview – American Regulations The United States of America introduced the Dietary Supplement and Health Education Act (DSHEA) in 1994, which allowed considerable flexibility between foods and medicines found in other parts of the world. Under DSHEA a dietary supplement may contain 'a herb or other botanical' or 'a concentrate, metabolite, constituent, extract or combination of any ingredient from the [...]

2019-10-21T15:21:51+05:30July 9th, 2015|Dietary Supplements|2 Comments

Global Nutrition and Supplements Market

History, Industry Growth, and Future Trends Till about a decade ago, the global nutrition and supplements market functioned as a single, large entity. It was not uncommon to see global players straddling multiple regions with a wide range of products. But the scenario has since changed, with emerging regional markets now vying for a share of the global revenues and developed [...]

2019-10-21T15:21:51+05:30June 27th, 2015|Dietary Supplements|0 Comments