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5 Tips to Avoid Adulterated Products Marketed as Dietary Supplements

Avoid Adulterated Pharnaceutical Products

The growing trend in dietary supplements intentionally adulterated with pharmaceuticals represents an alarming risk to public health. These products can be bought in stores and overwhelmingly via the Internet. Here are 5 tips to avoid such products.

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Quality Matters – USP’s New Online Voice

A mission to improve the quality of food and medicines

Almost 200 years ago, 11 physicians recognized an essential need for consistency and quality regarding medicines and came together to create the United States Pharmacopeia (USP). Since then, USP's focus on quality has expanded to new areas in medicine, pharmacy, dietary supplements, and foods. From quality-related science and research, to field work and consumer tips, our hope is to address a universe of issues – all linked together by a common theme, that the quality of these items has a profound impact on our lives.

 

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Monograph Development: Key Steps from Cradle to Catalog

How Pharmaceutical Monographs are Developed

Monograph development is a complex activity requiring participation from academia, the pharmaceutical industry, government agencies, and USP’s expert committees. In this article, learn the key steps in developing a monograph and where all these disciplines fit in the process.

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