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Concerns About Over-the-Counter Thyroid Supplements: Editorial

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In many cases the end result is disappointment and loss of money.


1.Mayo Clinic (2011, October 27). Use of over-the-counter thyroid support pills is risky, researcher finds. Abstract: Science Daily.

2. Yuen et al. Adulteration of over the counter slimming products with pharmaceutical analogue- an emerging threat.
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17548910

Reviewed October 31, 2011
by Michele Blacksberg
Edited by Jody Smith

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