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Glossary: dietary supplement, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota

dietary supplement

(DY-uh-TAYR-ee SUH-pleh-ment)

A product that is added to the diet. A dietary supplement is taken by mouth, and usually contains one or more dietary ingredient (such as vitamin, mineral, herb, amino acid, and enzyme). Also called nutritional supplement.

2004-06-10

2008-01-29