Quiz: Overview of Drugs
Question 1 of 2  

Dietary supplements (such medicinal herbs) are intended to supplement the diet. They may contain vitamins, amino acids, minerals, and herbs or other plant-derived material (botanicals). Which of the following is a true statement about dietary supplements?

  • A.

    Dietary supplements are classified as drugs.

  • B.

    They require FDA approval before they are marketed.




  • C.

    They do not act in the same way as a drug does in the body.

  • D.

    They may cause health problems if not used correctly or if taken in large amounts. 

Am I correct?