What is a pharmacopeia? Since 1820, the United States Pharmacopeia has been the authoritative organization working to ensure the consistency and quality of medicines and vitamins. USP reference standards are recognized by the FDA as the standard for testing vitamins and medicines against, ensuring quality products that contribute to public health and wellness.
Patients have thousands of dietary supplement options available to them in today’s market. Many of these patients will ask you, their physician, physician assistant, local pharmacist, nurse provider or dietitian, for help in deciding if they need a dietary supplement and which one to purchase.