Chief Pharmacist Vimal R. Patel, RPh., CCN. is a Registered Pharmacist, Certified Clinical Nutritionist, with certifications from Health Trust Alliance in Aromatheraphy, Herbology, Enzyme Therapy and Homeopathy. Vimal has over 14 years of experience caring for people through comprehensive evaluations, assessments and consultations. He is also the founder of Time4Health, a company committed to total wellness through better nutrition, dietary supplements, health shakes, natural vitamins and private wellness consultations.
The confusion created by the lack of standards in the manufacturing of dietary supplements is seriously compromising the proper transfer of information between pharmacists and consumers. To alleviate this confusion, manufacturers of these products must work together to establish self-regulatory procedures that monitor for consistency, quality, purity, and potency between brands. The creation of stringent guidelines will promote consistency within the industry, thereby increasing confidence on the parts of pharmacists and consumers that dietary supplements will work as expected…Read more.