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Supplement Industry Stained By Criticism Due Irresponsible Firms

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

Executive Summary

FDA's warnings to industry "about safety have not always been met adequately or even uniformly accepted," says Steve Tave, director of the agency's dietary supplement programs.

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