Bluebonnet Nutrition introduces BCAAs Vcaps, which offer 3,000 mg per serving of vegetarian-sourced L-leucine, L-isoleucine and L-valine from Ajinomoto. The Vcaps are pharmaceutical grade in a 4:1:1 ratio “to support muscular health and repair in individuals engaged in strength exercise, such as bodybuilders, weekend warriors and other individuals with active lifestyles,” says Bluebonnet.
Kyolic 101 Stress & Fatigue Relief is available from Wakunaga of America. The supplement is a blend of Kyolic Aged Garlic Extract along with GABA and vitamins B12, B6 and B1. The product is said to enhance the body’s ability to cope with emotional and mental stress along with contributing to higher energy levels and immune
Keratin Booster is new from Reserveage Organics. The keratin is made with a unique process to ensure its bioavailability and the formula also contains biotin and resveratrol. Keratin and biotin benefit the nails, skin and hair, and resveratrol supports skin health, according to the company.
Super Meshima from Mushroom Wisdom supports immune health by benefiting B-cells and T-lymphocytes as well as the activity of natural killer cells. Meshima mushroom grows on mulberry trees indigenous to “Women’s Island” in Japan. Japanese and U.S. studies demonstrate its immune enhancing activity in maintaining breast health.
NOW Foods launches NOW Superfruit Liquid Multi, which offers the fast absorption of nutritional liquids and the antioxidant protection of super fruits. The formula provides the blended support of 27 nutrients, core vitamins and minerals as well as eight antioxidant-rich superfruits, including organic açaí, organic blueberry and pomegranate extract.
American Health added a new formula to its Ester-C Specifics line: Ester-C with D3 Bone & Immune Health Complex. The supplement combines 1,000 mg of non-acidic Ester-C with 5,000 IUs of vitamin D3 in a once-daily complex. Vitamin C is essential for collagen production while vitamin D is needed for calcium absorption.
Solgar Vitamin and Herb introduces Advanced Pro-Bio Beads, a higher-potency probiotic blend that provides five billion active probiotic cultures per bead. This premium formula is specifically formulated in a unique shell designed to release the active bacteria in the intestines where they are most beneficial for this proprietary blend of acidophilus.
Pressure Optimizer from Jarrow Formulas has been upformulated to include BP grape seed extract, lactotripeptides, sesame seed extract, magnesium, celery seed extract and glycosat bitter melon extract. This product supports blood pressure health and arterial compliance. These new nutrient additions provide necessary antioxidants and proteins, which support healthy blood vessel function and balanced blood pressure.
Jarrow Formulas now offers value sizes of five of its best-sellers. Available are Alpha Lipoic Sustain 300 (120 tablets), Bone-Up (360 capsules), Jarro-Dophilus + FOS (300 capsules), Resveratrol 100 (120 vegetarian capsules) and Yum-Yum Dophilus (120 chewable tablets). SRP: $22.95–39.95
Prenatal Oxylent is new from Vitalah, Inc. Prenatal Oxylent is a mineral/ multivitamin that supports preconception, pregnancy and lactation. Sweetened with stevia, this nutritious drink comes in Sparkling Cranberry Raspberry flavor.