dietary supplement

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dietary supplement

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A product containing one or more vitamins, herbs, enzymes, amino acids, or other ingredients, that is taken orally to supplement one's diet, as by providing a missing nutrient.
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Noun1.dietary supplement - something added to complete a diet or to make up for a dietary deficiency
diet - a prescribed selection of foods
vitamin pill - a pill containing one or more vitamins; taken as a dietary supplement
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Vitamin World manufactures over 1,000 high quality vitamins, minerals, herbs, and other nutritional supplements in their own state-of-the-art facilities.
Bramblett further told his audience that, "I believe that unlike the majority of others, in this industry, JMED's corporate `pharmaceutical culture' should allow our company to more quickly respond to increasing pressure by the FDA to the strict adherence to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) in the manufacturing of all vitamin nutritional supplements.
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Additional nutritional supplements can be added for a nominal charge (59 cents per additional nutritional supplement; prices vary per region).

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