• Omacor

    January 1, 2005
    || Reliant Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Liberty Corner, NJ, and Pronova Biocare AS, Oslo, Norway, have reached an agreement for Reliant to market Omacor (omega 3 acid ethyl esters) in the U.S. following the product’s recent approval by FDA. Under the te…

  • High Protein Pudding

    January 1, 2005
    || Instone LLC, Irvine, CA, has introduced its ready-to-eat high protein pudding. Designed as a healthy snack alternative, Installone High Protein Pudding is lactose-free and contains 20 grams of protein, 2 grams or less of carbohydrates and 2 grams of…

  • Trim Body System

    January 1, 2005
    || Quixtar, Inc., Ada, MI, has introduced the Trim Body System to help consumers make healthy lifestyle choices and control their weight. The Trim Body System was developed by The Better Life Institute (BLI) in partnership with the Nu­trilite Health…

  • Circulatory Supplement

    January 1, 2005
    || DKSH North America has launched Dr. Scurr’s Zinopin dietary supplement to reduce the risk of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) through a combination of pine bark and ginger, which have been proven effective in reducing the risk of DVT. Zinopin is a na…

  • Prostate & Eye Health Formulas

    January 1, 2005
    || Pioneer Nutritional Formulas, Shelburne Falls, MA, has launched Pioneer Prostate Health, which features saw palmetto supercritical extract and pygeum (13% total sterols) for the support and promotion of prostate cellular health. Immune-boosting nettl…

  • Juice 4 Joints

    January 1, 2005
    || The Health Company, Cincinnati, OH, has introduced Logic Juice 4 Joints, a functional beverage designed to help maintain joint health. Logic 4 Juice is a natural, fruit juice-based drink fortified with 1250 mg of glucosamine KCI, 250 mg of chondroiti…

  • Puppy Supplement

    January 1, 2005
    || Nutri-Vet Nutritionals, Boise, ID, has introduced its Puppy-Tab dietary supplement for growing puppies. Puppy-Tab delivers taurine, B complex vitamins, antioxidants and minerals. In addition, it contains red raspberry, a good source of calcium, iron,…

  • Anti-Aging Supplement

    January 1, 2005
    || Lifeline Therapeutics, Inc., Denver, CO, has introduced Protandim, a scientifically based anti-aging dietary supplement. Protandim contains a patent-pending formulation, which causes the body to produce more of its own natural antioxidant enzymes lik…

  • Atkins Introductions

    January 1, 2005
    || Atkins Nutritionals, New York, NY, has made several additions to its Endulge line of low-carb products. Atkins Endulge Chocolate Covered Cookies contain between 4-5 net carbohydrates, without sugar or trans fats. They are available in Chocolate Mint,…

  • Cholesterol-Lowering Soft Chews

    November 1, 2004
    || McNeil Nutritionals, Fort Washington, PA, has added Benecol® Smart Chews to its line of Benecol cholesterol-lowering products. Benecol Smart Chews work to reduce cholesterol levels with plant stanol esters. Each soft chew contains .85 grams of pl…

  • DHA Supplement

    November 1, 2004
    || Mead Johnson Nutritionals, Evansville, IN, has introduced Expecta LIPIL DHA soft gel capsules. Expecta LIPIL is the only non-prescription, non-fish DHA supplement marketed exclusively for pregnant and nursing women. DHA is an omega 3 fatty acid not f…

  • Physician Endorsed Line of Supplements

    November 1, 2004
    || The Vitamin Shoppe, North Bergen, NJ, has launched a line of targeted dietary supplements under its Vitamin Shoppe brand. The new Physician Endorsed line has been specifically developed to provide nutritional support to consumers focused on health is…

  • Eye Health Formula

    November 1, 2004
    || Bausch & Lomb, Rochester, NY, has introduced two new versions of its patented eye health nutritional supplement, PreserVision®, which contains the AREDS (Age-Related Eye Disease Study) formula clinically proven to battle age-related macular d…

  • Energy-Infused Beer

    November 1, 2004
    || Anheuser-Busch, St. Louis, MO, has added B-to-the-E (BE) to its Budweiser family of beers. Anheuser-Busch is the first major brewer to infuse beer with caffeine, guarana and ginseng. Containing aromas of blackberry, raspberry and cherry, BE offers a…

  • Cinnamon Extract, Kids Multi

    November 1, 2004
    || Hero Nutritionals, San Clemente, CA, has launched CinnaBeticII™, a new dietary supplement, which is designed to promote glucose metabolism by increasing insulin sensitivity. CinnaBeticII contains Cinnulin PF™, a patented water extract of…