Dietary Supplement Fact Sheets

Health and Wellness

Provides information on specific dietary supplements, such as background, safety (including safety related to pregnancy and breastfeeding, as applicable), and resources for more information. Consumer information on dietary supplements is also available in Spanish.

The FDA site for consumers on using dietary supplements provides important information on:

  • Serious reactions and illnesses that may occur from supplement use and how to report a problem
  • Tips for dietary supplement uses on making informed decisions and evaluating information
  • FAQs
  • Consumer updates

All individuals should talk to their healthcare provider before making decisions about whether to take a supplement.

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Developed by: HHS, NIH, Office of Dietary Supplements