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Dietary Supplements

Important: All listings and products must comply with all laws and regulations.

Dietary supplements are ingestible products that come in pharmaceutical forms (such as tablets, capsules, softgel, gelcaps, powders, and liquids), aiming at supplementing the diet. Dietary supplements can contain vitamins, minerals, dietary fibers, or other substances (like amino acids or fatty acids).

Supplements must be correctly described and labeled, and they must not be prohibited by law or by Amazon policies.

Examples of prohibited supplements


  1. Supplements must not be identified as misbranded (e.g. having false or misleading information on the label) in an ANVISA ordinance
  2. Supplements must not be named in an ANVISA recall or safety alert
  3. Supplements must not be prohibited by ANVISA
  4. Supplements must not contain a prohibited ingredient by ANVISA, such as (non-exhaustive list):
    • Acacia rigidula
    • DMAE
    • Ephedra
    • Pregnenolone
    • Rauwolfia vomitoria extract
    • Yohimbine
    • Tribulus terrestris
  5. Supplements must not contain ingredients controlled or banned substances mentioned by Ordinance 344/1998, such as:
    • Androstanolone
    • DMAA (1,3-dimethylamylamine)
    • Oxandrolone
    • Prasterone (DHEA)
    • Sibutramine
    • Sildenafil
    • Testosterone
  6. Supplements must not contain substances considered as doping by WADA (World Anti-Doping Agency), such as (non-exhaustive list):
    • 7-Keto-DHEA
    • Androstenediol
    • Epiandrosterone
    • SARMs [e.g. andarine, LGD-4033 (ligandrol), enobosarm (ostarine) and RAD140]
  7. Supplements must not contain species that cannot be used in the composition of traditional herbal products, such as:
    Abrus precatorius (seeds and roots) Acorus calamus Ageratum conyzoides Aleurites fordii (leaves, fruits, seeds)
    Aleurites moluccanus (seeds and fruits) Allamanda cathartica Amanita spp. Anadenanthera macrocarpa (seeds and leaves)
    Anadenanthera peregrina Argemone mexicana (leaves, flowers, seeds) Argyreia nervosa Aristolochia spp.
    Asclepias curassavica Aspergillus fumigates Aspergillus nidulans Aspergillus niger
    Aspergillus sydowi Aspergillus terréus Baccharis coridifolia Banisteriopsis caapi
    Brugmansia arbórea Brugmansia suaveolens Brunfelsia uniflora Calotropis procera
    Cannabis spp. Catha edulis Claviceps paspal Cnidoscolus phyllacanthus (leaves and thorns)
    Combretum glaucocarpum (leaves) Conocybe spp. Consolida ajacis Crotalaria spp.
    Cryptostegia grandiflora Cynoglossum officinale Datura spp. (leaves, fruits, seeds) Dieffenbachia seguine
    Epidermophyton floccosum Erythroxylum coca Euphorbia tirucalli (latex) Ficus pumila (leaves and latex)
    Fistulosa (leaves) Geotrichum candidum Gloriosa superba Gymnopilus spp.
    Haemadictyon spp. Heliotropium spp. Ipomoea burmanni (Rivea corymbosa) Ipomoea carnea subsp.
    Ipomoea hederacea Ipomoea violacea (Ipomoea tricolor) Jatropha curcas Lantana camara (fruits and leaves)
    Lithraea brasiliensis Lithraea molleoides Lobelia inflata Lophophora spp.
    Manihot esculenta Asarum spp. Melia azedarach (aerial part and fruits) Microsporum audouinni Microsporum canis
    Nerium oleander Nicotiana glauca Nicotiana tabacum Opuntia cylindrica
    Palicourea marcgravii Papaver bracteatum Pedilanthus tithymaloides Peganum harmala
    Petasites spp. Petiveria alliacea Piptadenia macrocarpa Piptadenia peregrina
    Plumbago scandens (leaves and roots) Prestonia amazonica Psylocybe spp. Pteridium aquilinum
    Rhizopus oligosporus Salvia divinorum Senecio spp. Sida acuta
    Sophora secundiflora Spartium junceum Spigelia anthelmia Stropharia cubensis
    Strychnos gaulthieriana Strychnos ignatii (Ignatia amara) Thevetia peruviana Trichophyton spp.
    Tussilago farfara Virola sebifera

    *spp. – all or any species of the kind

  8. Supplements must comply with Amazon policies, including:
    1. Supplements that contain ingredients derived from sharks, whales, dolphins, or porpoises are prohibited from sale
    2. Patches that are marketed as dietary supplements or detox products are prohibited from sale
    3. Male enhancement supplements with the brand name Rhino are prohibited from sale
  9. Amazon.com.br specifically prohibits the following supplement products. These products are prohibited because they currently do not meet the checklist requirements. This list does not include all supplement products prohibited by amazon.com.br:
    • Akg Fury
    • ANABOL 5
    • Anabol Pack
    • Black Mamba
    • Diablos
    • Diablos Hyperburn
    • Dryup
    • Epiburn Pro
    • Fematrope
    • Helladrol
    • Hellfire
    • HIBERN8
    • Hydra
    • Hydroxycut HardCore
    • Jack 3D
    • Lipo 6 Black
    • Monster Plexx
    • OxyElite Pro
    • Redway 3D
    • RoxyLean
    • Super Cissus
    • Super HD
    • SUPER HDx
    • Synadrene
    • Vitrix
    • Wicked Pre-Workout

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