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Case
The mother of a 15-year-old patient is asking you about the best brand of echinacea to buy. She is confused about the some of the details printed on the labels of different products.
Question
According to the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act, which
statement may be included on the label?
“Echinacea supports a healthy immune system during the cold and flu season.”
“Echinacea is used for treatment of bronchial infections.”

 


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