IRVINE, Calif., March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ChromaDex (OTC Bulletin Board: CDXC) today announced that Nutraceutical International Corporation (Nasdaq: NUTR), one of the nation's largest manufacturers of nutritional supplements, has launched a product featuring ChromaDex's pTeroPure™ Pterostilbene in its Solaray® Guaranteed Potency line of products.
Solaray Super Resveratrol with Pterostilbene is a product that combines the proven benefits of resveratrol with the high potency, elevated cellular absorption and peer-reviewed scientific research of pterostilbene. Published reports have shown pterostilbene and resveratrol to be synergistic in protecting cells from damage caused by oxidative stress. pTeroPure Pterostilbene is 99+% pure and superior to other marketed stilbenes due to its sustainable sourcing and ultra-high purity. In addition to 250 mg of resveratrol and 25 mg of pterostilbene, Solaray Super Resveratrol with Pterostilbene also provides grape skin and grape seed extracts. The product is now available through domestic health and natural food stores nationwide. Search for a store near you using the customer gateway at http://www.nutraceutical.com .
"The launch of this new dietary supplement demonstrates the continued growth of pTeroPure and the rising demand for pTeroPure across the dietary supplements market," remarked Jeremy Bartos, Ph.D., ChromaDex's pTeroPure Product Manager. "Partnerships such as the one with Nutraceutical Corporation allow us to leverage our collaborators' market expertise, reputation, and distinct sales forces to increase the presence of pTeroPure in the marketplace."
About Nutraceutical International CorporationNutraceutical International Corporation is an integrated manufacturer, marketer, distributor and retailer of branded nutritional supplements and other natural products sold primarily to and through domestic health and natural food stores. The company's core business strategy is to acquire, integrate and operate businesses in the natural products industry that manufacture, market and distribute branded nutritional supplements. This includes providing nutritional supplements and other natural products under numerous brands including Solaray®, KAL®, Nature's Life®, LifeTime®, Natural Balance® , bioAllers®, Herbs for Kids™, NaturalCare®, Health from the Sun®, Life-flo®, Organix South®, Pioneer® and Monarch Nutraceuticals™. Nutraceutical International Corporation is a publicly-traded life-sciences company (NASDAQ: NUTR). About ChromaDex ChromaDex™ is an innovative natural products company that provides proprietary, science-based solutions and ingredients to the dietary supplement, food & beverage, cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries. The company has an impressive pipeline of new ingredients, including its pTeroPure™ pterostilbene on which it has worldwide, exclusive patent rights. ChromaDex is a publicly-traded life-sciences company (OTC stock symbol CDXC.OB)