DRI Reports


FNIC provides links to the DRI Tables, developed by the Institute of Medicine's Food and Nutrition Board. To distribute or reprint these copyrighted tables, please visit The National Academies Press Web site to secure all necessary permissions.



DRI Essentials book cover Dietary Reference Intakes: The Essential Guide to Nutrient Requirements (PDF | 5.72 MB)

NAS. IOM. Food and Nutrition Board.

All 8 volumes of the DRIs are summarized in one reference volume, organized by nutrient, which reviews function in the body, food sources, usual dietary intakes, and effects of deficiencies and excessive intakes.


Dietary Reference Intakes for Calcium, Phosphorus, Magnesium, Vitamin D, and Fluoride (1997)

NAS. IOM. Food and Nutrition Board.

Note: Information for Vitamin D and Calcium has been updated since this report. Updated information can be found here.