This year is the 25th anniversary of the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act of 1994 (DSHEA).
In this podcast, Sandy Almendarez and Josh Long of Natural Products INSIDER discuss the basic framework of the law, including:
-- The support leading up to passage of DSHEA;
-- The main components of the law, including provisions focused on safety;
-- The cGMPs (current Good Manufacturing Practices) adopted following the law's passage;
-- Recent statements by FDA's commissioner regarding modernizing oversight of dietary supplements; and
-- The extraordinary growth of the dietary supplement industry over the last quarter century.