Useful Links for Supplement

1. The Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS)

http://ods.od.nih.gov/

The Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS) fact sheets give a current overview of individual vitamins, minerals and other dietary supplements. ODS has fact sheets in two versions—Health Professional and Consumer. Both versions provide the same types of information but vary in the level of detail.

 

2. NIH Dietary Supplement Label Database (DSLD)

http://ods.od.nih.gov/Research/Dietary_Supplement_Label_Database.aspx

The Dietary Supplement Label Database (DSLD) from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) contains information taken from the labels of approximately 17,000 dietary supplement products available in the U.S. marketplace. Launched in June 2013, this free resource will grow to include most of the more than 55,000 different dietary supplements sold.

The DSLD offers these features:

  • Quick Search: Search for any ingredient or specific text on a label.
  • Search for Dietary Ingredients: An alphabetical list of ingredients is provided.
  • Search for Specific Products: An alphabetical list of products is provided.
  • Browse Contact Information: Search by supplement manufacturer or distributor.
  • Advanced Search: Search by using a combination of search options including dietary ingredient, product/brand name, health-related claims, and label statements.

Visit the DSLD website (http://www.dsld.nlm.nih.gov/dsld/index.jsp) for more information.

 

3. USDA Dietary Supplement Ingredient Database (DSID)

http://dietarysupplementdatabase.usda.nih.gov/

 

4. Council for Responsible Nutrition

http://www.crnusa.org/index.html