Bluebonnet Nutrition introduced a line of Albion minerals, Chelated Magnesium Bisglycinate Capsules that provide 200 mg of elemental magnesium per serving in a more bioavailable bisglycinate form. The formula is said to be stable, tolerable and easily absorbed; it supports heart health and other aspects of wellness.
Yerba Prima offers a reformulated, sugar-free, gluten-free Daily Fiber Formula (orange flavor) that is sweetened with natural stevia. “Yerba Prima’s new formulation cuts 70% of the calories and provides 60% more servings (48 instead of 30) at the same price,” says the company. The supplement combines five fiber types (cellulose, hemicellulose, pectin, gums and lignin) in both essential soluble and insoluble fiber.
Joint Relief from Steuben Park Research promotes healthy joint mobility and lubrication with hyaluronic acid. A half teaspoon of this non-GMO vegan formula offers 30 mg of hyaluronic acid. This liquid supplement is lemon flavored. This supplement also supports healthy skin, cartilage, bone formation and tissue.
Ajinomoto North America, Inc. has enhanced its Ajipure line of amino acid supplements. Three products in the line (Fusil, Fusi-BCAA and ArgiFlow) are now available as powders packaged in tear pouches, with Lemon and Fruit Punch flavor options. Fusi-BCAA supports healthy energy levels during exercise; Fusil supports protein synthesis to build and maintain muscle while supporting energy and endurance; and ArgiFlow supports healthy blood flow, blood pressure and athletic performance. Ajipure amino acids are fermented using vegetable-based carbohydrates as raw materials.
Just Thrive Probiotic and Antioxidant from Thrive Probiotics combines well-known and studied spore-forming types of bacillus subtilis and bacillus coagulans. The supplement also includes bacillus indicus HU36, which produces antioxidants in the digestive system where the body readily absorbs it. These strains are said to get to the intestines alive and colonize well.
VeganSmart All-In-One Nutritional Shakes are now available from Naturade. They come in varieties: Chai, Chocolate, Wild Berry and Vanilla. The shakes include a complete protein blend, a whole food complex, 22 vitamins and minerals, a fiber and omega blend, probiotics and digestive enzymes. Each serving delivers 20g of non-GMO plant-based protein and 6g of fiber.
Now available from Health Plus, Inc. is Power Digest, a two-in-one formulation. The product, which is targeted toward athletes, contains digestive enzymes and cleansing herbs to help with digestion and address gas and bloating. It also contains amino acids for muscle health, recovery and growth. It will help the body process supplements like whey protein and creatine while providing nutrients to muscles.
Wakunaga of America Co., Ltd. introduced a new product and renamed two others. New Brain Energy contains a proprietary blend of brain-supportive herbs and nutrients including Aged Garlic Extract. Brain Focus, containing ginkgo biloba, was renamed from Ginkgo-Go! Brain Memory was renamed from Ginkgo Biloba Plus.
UAS LifeSciences is releasing a new chewable adult probiotic called UP4 Adult Cubes. The product is made from two clinically studied probiotic strains and vitamin C to help the immune and digestive systems, according to the company. The chewables come in a creamy orange flavor.
SuperNutrition recently released SimplyOne Heart Smart and SimplyOne Heart Smart Vegan. The chewable supplement is made from a combination of vitamins A, D3 and K2 (MK-7) plus d-ribose and organic blueberry juice powder. According to the company, the product supports arterial flexibility and elasticity, healthy blood pressure and overall cardiovascular health and bone strength.