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phylisfeinerjohnson posted:
The Dietary Supplement Labeling Act pretends to be consumer-oriented, but instead will give the FDA redundant power that it could easily misuse, restricting your access to nutritional supplements and raising the cost of buying them.


In short, nutritional supplements will be regulated like prescription drugs?


Under this bill, the FDA and the Institute of Medicine must compile a list of dietary ingredients that could lead to adverse events or are otherwise deemed risky in some way.


Creating a list of "bad" ingredients or "bad" doses completely based on arbitrary or non-existent standards is a slippery slope; for example, in Europe, the maximum dosage of vitamins was restricted to less than what is found in fruits and vegetables.


Moreover, almost all of this act's provisions are already covered by existing laws, so there's no need for any new legislation.


Please oppose the Dietary Supplement Labeling Act.
Take action now! Click on:


http://www.thepetitionsite.com/takeaction/493/669/808/?z00m=20016584


Phylis Feiner Johnson
www.epilepsytalk.com

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