HONOLULU--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cardax, Inc. (OTCQB:CDXI) announced today that ZanthoSyn, the Company’s premium astaxanthin dietary supplement for inflammatory health and longevity, is now also available on GNC.com, General Nutrition Corporation’s (“GNC”) retail website.
With a worldwide network of more than 9,000 retail locations and two major online channels, GNC is a leading specialty retailer of health, wellness, and performance products. GNC’s online channels represent a significant portion of GNC’s business and offer customers the convenience of online shopping as well as the ability to evaluate and purchase products not available at all retail locations. Online purchases are fulfilled and shipped directly from GNC’s distribution centers to consumers.
“We are very pleased to see this important step unfold in our expanding relationship with GNC,” said Cardax CEO, David G. Watumull. “Their commitment to science based products and consumer education provides a strong foundation for their broad retail reach and aligns perfectly with our business model.”
Cardax devotes substantially all of its efforts to developing and commercializing safe anti-inflammatory dietary supplements and drugs. Cardax is initially focusing on astaxanthin, which is a powerful and safe naturally occurring anti-inflammatory without the side effects of currently marketed anti-inflammatories. The safety and efficacy of Cardax's products have not been directly evaluated in clinical trials or confirmed by the FDA.
ZanthoSyn™ is a physician recommended anti-inflammatory supplement for health and longevity that features astaxanthin with optimal absorption and purity. ZanthoSyn is sold online and in Hawaii GNC stores. ZanthoSyn contains astaxanthin, which is Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS) according to FDA regulations.
Astaxanthin is a clinically studied compound with safe anti-inflammatory activity that supports joint health, cardiovascular health, metabolic health, liver health, and mental health.*
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* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.