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Opinion

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14.12.2021
BfR Opinion No 040/2021
Curcumin in food supplements: Acceptable daily intake may be exceeded 120.2 KB
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15.03.2021
BfR Opinion No. 009/2021
Updated recommended maximum levels for the addition of vitamins and minerals to food supplements and conventional foods 347.5 KB
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31.07.2020
BfR Opinion no. 035/2020
Vitamin D: consumption of high-dose food supplements is unnecessary 300.8 KB
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15.01.2020
BfR opinion No 003/2020
A questionable way to lower cholesterol: food supplements containing red yeast rice to be taken only on medical advice 345.4 KB
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20.12.2019
BfR Opinion No. 052/2019
Food supplements - High intake of isolated branched-chain amino acids can lead to health impairments 574.9 KB
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07.12.2018
Updated BfR Opinion No. 040/2018
Risk assessment of chondroitin sulfate in food supplements 257.2 KB
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12.12.2017
BfR Opinion No. 034/2017
BfR assesses recommended maximum daily level for intake of magnesium via food supplements 40.4 KB
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02.11.2017
BfR Opinion No. 032/2017
Food supplements with whole-leaf Aloe preparations containing anthranoids are associated with health risks 39.3 KB
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04.07.2014
BfR Opinion No 023/2014
Health assessment of soft drinks with added brominated vegetable oils 31.8 KB
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16.11.2012
BfR Opinion No. 004/2013
Health assessment of sports and weight loss products containing synephrine and caffeine 408.2 KB
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02.07.2012
BfR Opinion Nr. 025/2012
BfR Advises Against Intake of the Product "Miracle Mineral Supplement (MMS)" 30.7 KB
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Publications - BfR Consumer Monitor

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10.02.2022
BfR Consumer Monitor 2021, Special Vitamins as Food Supplements 602.0 KB
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Other documents

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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of potassium to foods including food supplements 550.9 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of magnesium to foods including food supplements 351.0 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of zinc to foods including food supplements 350.9 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of phosphorus/phosphate to foods including food supplements 328.2 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of copper to foods including food supplements 328.4 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of sodium to foods including food supplements 327.5 KB
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15.03.2021
Maximum levels proposed for addition of molybdenum to foods including food supplements 347.4 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of selenium to foods including food supplements 347.8 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of manganese to foods including food supplements 390.5 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of silicon to foods including food supplements 337.3 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of chromium to foods including food supplements 353.5 KB
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15.03.2021
Maximum levels proposed for the addition of calcium to foods including food supplements 482.4 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of boron to foods including food supplements 347.7 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of iodine to foods including food supplements 469.9 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of fluoride to foods including food supplements 324.6 KB
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15.03.2021
Maximum levels for the addition of vitamin B1, vitamin B2 and pantothenic acid to foods including food supplements 361.2 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of vitamin C to foods including food supplements 408.5 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of vitamin B6 to foods including food supplements 351.0 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of biotin to foods including food supplements 341.3 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of vitamin K to foods including food supplements 335.0 KB
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15.03.2021
Maximum levels for the addition of folic acid to foods including food supplements 702.2 KB
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15.03.2021
Maximum levels proposed for the addition of niacin to foods including food supplements 389.6 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of vitamin A to foods including food supplements 416.4 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of chloride to foods including food supplements 319.4 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of iron to foods including food supplements 359.2 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of vitamin E to foods including food supplements 429.5 KB
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15.03.2021
Proposed maximum levels for the addition of vitamin D to foods including food supplements 382.2 KB
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15.03.2021
Maximum levels for the addition of vitamin B12 to foods including food supplements 369.3 KB
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15.03.2021
Maximum levels proposed for the addition of beta-carotene to foods including food supplements 488.3 KB
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Communication

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14.11.2019
Communication No. 044/2019 from the BfR
Biotin in food supplements can influence laboratory test results 134.9 KB
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08.06.2018
BfR Communication No 019/2018
Isoglucose and sucrose (household sugar) can be assessed similarly in terms of the potential to damage health 49.1 KB
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21.07.2015
BfR communication No. 021/2015
Dietary supplements containing dinitrophenol (DNP) can lead to severe intoxication and even to death 64.3 KB
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06.01.2015
Communication of DTU, ANSES and BfR No. 001/2015
More knowledge needed to ensure safe use of botanicals in food 52.0 KB
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