July 24, 2017

Luis Vilanova_Mérieux NutriSciences Portugal

Portugal - Food Supplements: new opinions on border products

Three substances involved
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The Working Group on Border Products between Food Supplements and Medicines, made up of representatives from DGAV, INFARMED, ASAE and Academia (FFUC and ICBAS), issued opinions on the presence of three substances in food supplements - Arginine, 5-HTP And Coenzyme Q10.

The aim is to clarify the status of products containing these substances:
- Arginine;
- 5-HTP;
- Coenzyme Q10.

Our Labeling and Regulatory Division can support every company who needs support to align with the new rules.

Source: DGAV - Suplementos alimentares - novos pareceres sobre produtos fronteira



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