Dietary supplement adverse events: Report of a one-year poison center surveillance project

@article{Haller2009DietarySA,
  title={Dietary supplement adverse events: Report of a one-year poison center surveillance project},
  author={C. Haller and T. Kearney and S. Bent and Richard Ko and N. Benowitz and Kent C. Olson},
  journal={Journal of Medical Toxicology},
  year={2009},
  volume={4},
  pages={84-92}
}
  • C. Haller, T. Kearney, +3 authors Kent C. Olson
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Medical Toxicology
  • BackgroundThe safety and efficacy of dietary supplements is of growing concern to regulators, health-care providers and consumers. [...] Key Method Prompt follow-up of symptomatic cases, laboratory analysis of implicated dietary supplements, and causality assessment by a case review expert panel were performed.ResultsOf 275 dietary supplements calls, 41% involved symptomatic exposures; and two-thirds were rated as probably or possibly related to supplement use. Eight adverse events required hospital admission…Expand Abstract

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