Herbal supplement sales increased to a new domestic total of $6.92 billion last year, marking the category’s 12th consecutive year of growth.
Herbs & Botanicals
Some ingredient types, such as probiotics and synthetic botanicals, may have extra work on their hands as a result of FDA’s revised NDI draft guidance.
Australia’s regulatory approach to botanical ingredient changes may inform U.S. companies as they prepare NDI draft guidance comments.
From maximum vitamin and mineral levels to the future of EFSA, speakers at the recent “Brexit Impact” webinar hosted by AHPA and CRN explain what companies should watch out for.
Horphag Research says its new French oak-wood extract may support management of chronic fatigue syndrome and promote healthy liver function.
The fifth bulletin from the Botanical Adulterants Program explores both accidental and intentional adulteration of black cohosh supplements.
Goldenseal’s relatively high price makes it a prime target for adulteration from species including Japanese goldthread, Oregon grape, barberry, yellow dock, and more.
LJ100 tongkat ali root water extract was also found to lower the immunological age of subjects compared to a placebo group.
It can often be difficult for traditional tests to differentiate between natural and synthetic curcumin.
Powerful new evidence for antioxidants in heart and brain health.