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Why is the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act (DSHEA) 1994 Important for Dietary Supplements? - Jason J. Duke May 14, 2021 22:36

DSHEA (1994) ^ is important legislation, passed by the US Congress ^, to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (1938) ^; further defining supplement industry standards, regulation, and safe manufacture. In 2000, further rulings ^ for supplements by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulate them solely as food and not drugs for medical use.