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One of a class of agents advertised as having nutritional value as well as having an effect on biologic functions.


, nutriceutical (nū-tră-sēū′tĭ-kŭl)
Any food component used for medicinal purposes. Examples include minerals, vitamins, amino acids, and hormones. Rules for the sale and promotion of these agents have been set forth in the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act of 1994.
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Lovell Federal Health Care Center, North Chicago, Illinois, said all other therapies were exhausted before employing the oral nutriceutical under compassionate-use protocols on a case-by-case basis.
Suffice to say that the huge global expansion that has recently taken place in the nutriceutical and functional food industries has created major challenges, one of which is the considerable variation in the regulations applicable to the different countries active in the marketplace.
The CRC for Bioproducts develops commercial products from plants and other organisms, such as natural colours, complementary medicines, nutriceuticals, pharmaceutical intermediates and biopolymers.
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Hantian Labs LTD, headquartered in Liverpool, United Kingdom, is forecasted to become one of the fastest growing global nutriceutical companies in the industry.
One lengthy chapter reviews scientific evidence on potential nutriceutical interventions to protect hearing health.
Founded in 1970, GCI Nutrients is a world-wide value-added raw material distributor that has helped build the nutriceutical business.
Pink Sheets: NVLX), today announced that recently appointed Chairman, CEO, and President of the Company, Patricia Gruden, has set forth an aggressive agenda for restoring the company to a fully-reporting status and enhancing shareholder value by refocusing the company's attention on its groundbreaking biotechnology products while rebuilding sales of its nutriceutical products.
We are extremely pleased to continue our company's commitment to skin health by providing a unique nutriceutical product with clinically studied omega-3 fatty acids, antioxidants and vitamins that offer our physicians and their patients high quality nutritional support," said Bart Bandy, President of ALPHAEON's Wellness division.
Additionally, many adults have turned to nutriceutical or natural products.
Premier Research Labs is known internationally as the pre-eminent manufacturer of excipient-free, premier quality nutriceutical formulations, super food concentrates and the world's first producer of quantum cellular resonance products that are capable of restoring quantum coherence to the body's inherent biofield.
Phillips Sales and Marketing has been involved with both the sales and marketing of nutriceutical and cosmeceutical products in the mass market for over 20 years.