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Functional Food MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Functional Food
Tree Number(s)
G07.203.300.572
J02.500.572
Unique ID
D055951
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D055951
Annotation
do not confuse with FOOD, FORTIFIED; FOOD, FORMULATED; FOOD ADDITIVES; or DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS; coordinate IM with specific nutrient if relevant (IM)
Scope Note
Components of the usual diet that may provide health benefits beyond basic nutrients. Examples of functional foods include soy, nuts, chocolate, and cranberries (From NCCAM Backgrounder, March 2004, p3).
Previous Indexing
Dietary Supplements (1999-2009)
Food Additives (1998-2009)
Food, Fortified (1998-2009)
See Also
Dietary Supplements
Public MeSH Note
2010
History Note
2010
Date Established
2010/01/01
Date of Entry
2009/07/06
Revision Date
2015/06/12
Functional Food Preferred
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