Company Description

InterHealth Nutraceuticals supplies patented, value-added ingredients for dietary supplement, functional food, beverage and cosmetic products. InterHealth’s ingredients include UC-II® for joint health, Super CitriMax®, Meratrim® and Lowat® for weight management, and ChromeMate® and Zychrome® for blood sugar health. Currently, InterHealth’s ingredients are incorporated in more than 600 nutritional products under such brands as Solgar, Schiff, NOW Foods, Nature’s Way and Metabolife.

Research conducted on InterHealth’s ingredients is designed, conducted and published by well-reputed researchers at leading universities.

Clinical. InterHealth’s ingredients are backed by randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled studies. InterHealth invests heavily in clinical studies to ensure we provide well-researched ingredients for your customer.

Safety. InterHealth conducts extensive safety and toxicological tests to ensure a wide margin of safety for our ingredients. Many of InterHealth’s ingredients such as UC-II®, Super CitriMax®, ChromeMate® and Zychrome® have been determined GRAS by one of the nation’s leading toxicology groups.

Quality. InterHealth’s ingredients are manufactured in accordance with current good manufacturing practices (cGMP) standards. Our brands meet established safety rules and guidelines such as California’s Proposition 65 and are routinely tested for purity, potency, pesticides, microbiological and heavy metal contamination. Manufacturers, retailers and consumers can be confident in the quality of InterHealth’s brands.

Key Market Areas

  • Dietary supplement: InterHealth is a leading provider of proprietary, research-backed ingredients for the dietary supplement industry.
  • Food and beverage: InterHealth’s flagship ingredients in this area—UC-II®, Super CitriMax®, ChromeMate® and Zychrome®—are self-affirmed GRAS and ready to use in functional food and beverage formulations.
  • Animal health: InterHealth’s joint-health ingredient, UC-II®, can be found in many leading pet-care and equine-care products.

Major Products

  • UC-II®
  • Super CitriMax®
  • Meratrim®
  • LOWAT®
  • ChromeMate®
  • Zychrome®


InterHealth Nutraceuticals

5451 Industrial Way
Benicia, CA 94510
Tel.: (707)751-2800
Fax: (707)751-2801
Year Founded: 1987

Key Personnel
Paul Dijkstra, CEO
Jay Martin, senior vice president of global sales and marketing











Published in WholeFoods Magazine, July 2014