MONTREAL, Feb. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Lallemand Health Solutions (LHS) is
extremely pleased to announce that its long-term commitment in
substantiating the health benefits of its probiotics has been
recognised by the Canadian Health Authorities.
The Natural Health Products Directorate (NHPD), the regulatory agency
for natural health products in Canada, has granted FIVE of LHS's key
Probiotic Formulas new condition specific health claims in the areas of
digestive health, natural defenses and stress. These new health claims
are based on strong scientific and clinical data supporting each
benefit and condition of use. This culminates many years of work and
research in partnership with leading universities and hospitals.
The products and their newly approved health claims are as follow:
"Helps to reinforce the body's natural defences in children" (Claim NPN 80019993).
"Helps to reduce stress-related gastrointestinal complications like
nausea" (Claim NPN 80021343).
"Helps to reduce the risk of traveler's diarrhea" (Claim NPN 80021342).
"Restoring and maintaining intestinal flora";
"Helps to reduce the risk of antibiotic associated diarrhea AAD (in
children and adolescents from 2 to 18 years of age)." (Claim NPN 80020017)
• Lalflor® (sachets or capsules) (Saccharomyces cerevisiae Boulardii CNCM I-1079):
"Helps to reduce the risk of antibiotic associated diarrhea" (Claim NPN 80038395).
These products had already been recognised by the Canadian Health
Authorities for their probiotic benefits with claims such as "Probiotic
to benefit health and/or confer a health benefit", or "Probiotic that
contributes to a natural healthy gut flora".
The realization of obtaining these condition specific claims will allow
the end users to understand the targeted health benefits of Lallemand's
probiotic formulations. This will further solidify the position of
Lallemand's customers in an already expanding and competitive market.
Lallemand Health Solutions
Lallemand Health Solutions is dedicated in bringing to its customers,
from food supplement or pharmaceutical industries, the highest quality
probiotic solutions produced within current GMP and ISO 9001
environments. Thanks to its fully integrated offer, LHS is a unique
probiotic player in the global arena that can provide its customers and
partners solutions from fermentation and lyophilization all the way to
finished product capabilities. Lallemand Health Solutions is covering
more than 30 countries across 5 continents.
SOURCE: Lallemand Health Solutions
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