DietarySupplement

schema:Thing > schema:MedicalEntity > schema:MedicalTherapy > schema:DietarySupplement

A product taken by mouth that contains a dietary ingredient intended to supplement the diet. Dietary ingredients may include vitamins, minerals, herbs or other botanicals, amino acids, and substances such as enzymes, organ tissues, glandulars and metabolites.
PropertyExpected TypeDescription
Properties from schema:DietarySupplement
schema:activeIngredient schema:Text An active ingredient, typically chemical compounds and/or biologic substances.
schema:background schema:Text Descriptive information establishing a historical perspective on the supplement. May include the rationale for the name, the population where the supplement first came to prominence, etc.
schema:dosageForm schema:Text A dosage form in which this drug/supplement is available, e.g. 'tablet', 'suspension', 'injection'.
schema:isProprietary schema:Boolean True if this item's name is a proprietary/brand name (vs. generic name).
schema:legalStatus schema:DrugLegalStatus The drug or supplement's legal status, including any controlled substance schedules that apply.
schema:manufacturer schema:Organization The manufacturer of the product.
schema:maximumIntake schema:MaximumDoseSchedule Recommended intake of this supplement for a given population as defined by a specific recommending authority.
schema:mechanismOfAction schema:Text The specific biochemical interaction through which this drug or supplement produces its pharmacological effect.
schema:nonProprietaryName schema:Text The generic name of this drug or supplement.
schema:recommendedIntake schema:RecommendedDoseSchedule Recommended intake of this supplement for a given population as defined by a specific recommending authority.
schema:safetyConsideration schema:Text Any potential safety concern associated with the supplement. May include interactions with other drugs and foods, pregnancy, breastfeeding, known adverse reactions, and documented efficacy of the supplement.
schema:targetPopulation schema:Text Characteristics of the population for which this is intended, or which typically uses it, e.g. 'adults'.
Properties from schema:MedicalTherapy
schema:adverseOutcome schema:MedicalEntity A possible complication and/or side effect of this therapy. If it is known that an adverse outcome is serious (resulting in death, disability, or permanent damage; requiring hospitalization; or is otherwise life-threatening or requires immediate medical attention), tag it as a seriouseAdverseOutcome instead.
schema:contraindication schema:MedicalContraindication A contraindication for this therapy.
schema:duplicateTherapy schema:MedicalTherapy A therapy that duplicates or overlaps this one.
schema:indication schema:MedicalIndication A factor that indicates use of this therapy for treatment and/or prevention of a condition, symptom, etc. For therapies such as drugs, indications can include both officially-approved indications as well as off-label uses. These can be distinguished by using the ApprovedIndication subtype of MedicalIndication.
schema:seriousAdverseOutcome schema:MedicalEntity A possible serious complication and/or serious side effect of this therapy. Serious adverse outcomes include those that are life-threatening; result in death, disability, or permanent damage; require hospitalization or prolong existing hospitalization; cause congenital anomalies or birth defects; or jeopardize the patient and may require medical or surgical intervention to prevent one of the outcomes in this definition.
Properties from schema:MedicalEntity
schema:code schema:MedicalCode A medical code for the entity, taken from a controlled vocabulary or ontology such as ICD-9, DiseasesDB, MeSH, SNOMED-CT, RxNorm, etc.
schema:guideline schema:MedicalGuideline A medical guideline related to this entity.
schema:medicineSystem schema:MedicineSystem The system of medicine that includes this MedicalEntity, for example 'evidence-based', 'homeopathic', 'chiropractic', etc.
schema:recognizingAuthority schema:Organization If applicable, the organization that officially recognizes this entity as part of its endorsed system of medicine.
schema:relevantSpecialty schema:MedicalSpecialty If applicable, a medical specialty in which this entity is relevant.
schema:study schema:MedicalStudy A medical study or trial related to this entity.
Properties from schema:Thing
schema:additionalType schema:URL An additional type for the item, typically used for adding more specific types from external vocabularies in microdata syntax. This is a relationship between something and a class that the thing is in. In RDFa syntax, it is better to use the native RDFa syntax - the 'typeof' attribute - for multiple types. Schema.org tools may have only weaker understanding of extra types, in particular those defined externally.
schema:alternateName schema:Text An alias for the item.
schema:description schema:Text A short description of the item.
schema:image schema:ImageObject  or
schema:URL 
An image of the item. This can be a URL or a fully described ImageObject.
schema:name schema:Text The name of the item.
schema:potentialAction schema:Action Indicates a potential Action, which describes an idealized action in which this thing would play an 'object' role.
schema:sameAs schema:URL URL of a reference Web page that unambiguously indicates the item's identity. E.g. the URL of the item's Wikipedia page, Freebase page, or official website.
schema:url schema:URL URL of the item.

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