The preamble to the dietary supplement cGMPs (current good manufacturing practices) is an often-overlooked resource that help businesses that manufacturer, package, label or hold supplements in the United States. As Dr. Tara Lin Couch, EAS independent advisor, dietary supplements, noted in this podcast with Sandy Almendarez, editor in chief, INSIDER, this preamble is FDA’s guide to what it’s thinking on specific GMP requirements. Couch and Almendarez further dive into supplement GMPs and cover:
- Why the last, shortest subpart of the GMPs (CFR 111, subpart P) is the most important
- How often supplement brands should audit their contract manufacturers
- Other regulations supplement brands need to consider in developing their manufacturing standard operating procedures (SOPs)
Hear more insights from Tara Lin Couch and other experts at the SupplySide West Workshop, “Selecting and Testing Your Contract Laboratory, on Tuesday, Sept. 26 at 9 a.m. Visit supplysideshow.com for more information and to get registered.