Supplement quality

Choosing high-quality dietary supplements helps ensure the safety and efficacy of clinical protocols, providing the best possible health outcomes for patients.

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Dr. Jeffrey Gladd, MD

“When I recommend a high-quality brand, I feel more confident that my patients will get the expected benefits, and the potential for side effects or reactions will be minimized.”

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Choosing high-quality supplements

Discerning supplement quality is a complex, multi-layered process that requires detailed information about every aspect of the supply chain. From ingredient sourcing and research to product manufacturing, certification, and distribution, there are numerous considerations to take into account when it comes to dietary supplement quality.

At the end of the day, decisions regarding dietary supplement quality are unique as there is no universal standard to apply when determining what is high-quality. These educational resources, curated by our Integrative Medical Advisory Team, are meant to provide a starting point for determining which quality standards are important to you, your practice, and your patients.

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