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Chemical Substance - Silicon dioxide

NHPID Name:
Silicon dioxide

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Medicinal

Rationale:
Silicon dioxide is classified as an NHP, because it is used as a source of silicon, and therefore is considered an NHP under Schedule 1, item 7 (a mineral), of the Natural Health Products Regulations.
Reference:  NNHPD


Non-medicinal

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