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Washington, D.C., December 3, 2018—The five major trade associations of the dietary supplement industry announced today that registration is now open for the Dietary Supplements Regulatory Summit (DSRS), taking place Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at the historic Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C. The… read more
Washington, D.C., November 20, 2018 — In response to a new notice, “FDA Takes Action on Products Marketed as Dietary Supplements Containing Tianeptine and Warns,” issued today by the Food and Drug Administration, the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association for the… read more
Washington, D.C., November 12, 2018 — In response to a new study, “The Vitamin D and Omega-3 Trial (VITAL), published online November 10 in The New England Journal of Medicine and presented simultaneously at the American Heart Association’s 2018 Scientific Sessions in Chicago, the Council for… read more
Washington, D.C., November 05, 2018—The dietary supplement industry today sounded the alarm about the dangers of “phenibut,” a substance being illegally marketed in products fraudulently labeled as dietary supplements. Developed and used as a drug in the former Soviet Union for its supposed brain-… read more
As consumer needs evolve, dietary supplement use remains strong WASHINGTON, D.C., October 18, 2018 – The use of dietary supplements among U.S. adults increased ten percent over the past decade, confirms new data from the 2018 CRN Consumer Survey on Dietary Supplements. Commissioned by the… read more
Washington D.C., October 12, 2018 — In response to the article, “Unapproved Pharmaceutical Ingredients Included in Dietary Supplements Associated with US Food and Drug Administration Warnings,” published today in JAMA, the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association for… read more
Washington, D.C., September 27, 2018—The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association for the dietary supplement and functional food industry, today announced the addition of four new companies to the association’s membership roster. The four new voting members include —… read more
Washington, D.C., September 20, 2018—In response to the draft guidance “Policy Regarding Quantitative Labeling of Dietary Supplements Containing Live Microbials,” issued by FDA, the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association for the dietary supplement and functional food… read more
Washington, D.C., September 12, 2018— In response to a statement published September 11 by FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb M.D., on new warning letters FDA is issuing to companies marketing kratom with unproven medical claims, the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade… read more
Washington, D.C., September 10, 2018—The dietary supplement industry’s self-regulatory coalition, the SIDI Work Group, today released an updated version of the Standardized Information on Dietary Ingredients (SIDI TM) Protocol. Originally published in 2006, and previously updated in 2008, the newly… read more
Use of specific dietary supplements can lead to a positive health care cost savings outcome.