Twinlab recently developed Bariatric Support, a nutrient-dense supplementation program. According to Twinlab, the supplements “utilize nutrient-dense, convenient delivery forms that are easily digested” and help bariatric patients lose weight. Products include a multivitamin, C-vitamins, calcium, vitamin D and more.
Redd Remedies added four new gluten-free, condition-specific supplements to its portfolio. Crave Stop is designed to help manage sugar cravings and support weight management; In Joy is meant to promote emotional strength; Thyroid Strong can promote a healthy metabolism; and UTSoothe promotes a healthy urinary tract and bladder, according to the company.
Enzymedica introduced Kids Digest Chewables, a soft, all-natural, sugar-free enzyme tablet made for children who may have trouble swallowing pills. The tablets are vegan and kosher, and free of fillers and allergens. They contain l-leucine and inulin, which promote good digestive health. Enzymedica claims that growing children experiencing stomach discomfort will benefit from digestive enzymes for GI tract health.
Bluebonnet Nutrition reintroduced Maxi One and Maxi Two Caplets one-a-day and two-a-day multis, respectively. They have been reformulated with higher levels of B vitamins plus select coenzyme forms (75 mg of each B vitamin in Maxi One and 100 mg of each in Maxi Two per serving) and highly efficient, patented Albion chelated minerals, as well as a blend of superfruits.
Jarrow Formulas added a new flavor to its whey protein line. Berry joins the chocolate, vanilla and unflavored varieties of the whey protein concentrate with no artificial sweeteners, colors or additives included. The whey protein is free from recombinant bovine growth hormone, and made within a facility that uses U.S. cows and supports local dairy farms. Whey protein has the possibility of promoting muscle repair and growth.
Introducing a new high potency Omega-3 1,000 Fish Oil from Licata Enterprises under the Nature’s Concept and Private Label brands. The 1,000 mg softgels contain 300 mg of EPA and 200 mg of DHA for a total of 500 mg Omega-3 fatty acids. The higher potency softgel allows consumers to swallow fewer pills for the same great benefits.
Rejuv-A-Wafers from Sun Chlorella USA for dogs and cats offer nature’s most nutritious “superfood.” Highly bio-available chlorella is the signature ingredient in this daily supplement, but Rejuv-A-Wafers is also packed with beneficial antioxidants, vitamins C and A, plus minerals, protein, beta-carotene and fiber that will help your pet to thrive.
SRP: $29.95 (60 wafers).
New from American Health are Ester-C Effervescent Vitamin C Packets in a natural orange flavor. The powder dissolves in 4–6 fl. oz. of water, which “delivers the advanced active immune system support and potent antioxidant activity,” says the firm. The formula includes 1,000 mg of Ester-C, essential vitamins such as B6 and B12, plus electrolytes. SRP: $17.99, 21 ct.
Ester-C with Probiotics Digestion & Immune Health Complex is new from American Health. According to the firm, the product now offers 1,000 mg of Ester-C Vitamin C along with six billion multi-strain vegetarian probiotics. Ester-C is non-GMO, non-acidic, gluten free, wheat free, soy free and is suitable for vegetarians.
SRP: $19.99 for 60 Vegetarian Tablets.
The Vega Sport line from Sequel Naturals support all phases of one’s workout. Available are Vega Sport Pre-Workout Energizer for sustained and instant energy, Vega Sport Endurance Bars for during workouts, Vega Sport Electrolyte Hydrator for during workouts, Vega Sport Endurance Gel for long workouts, Vega Sport Recovery Accelerator, Vega Sport Performance Protein and Vega Sport Performance Protein Bar.