SALT LAKE CITY, July 17, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Schiff Nutrition Group, Inc. (WNI) , one of America's most respected natural supplement companies, is introducing product improvements on its current Schiff Probiotic Acidophilus and Schiff Melatonin:
* New Schiff Probiotic Acidophilus has been redesigned into smaller,
easy-to-swallow tablets with 1 billion live cells guaranteed through
the life of the product. The active ingredient in the Schiff formula
is acidophilus, a probiotic or good bacteria that promotes a healthy
balance of friendly bacteria in the digestive tract and is primarily
taken to aid digestion. Schiff Probiotic Acidophilus is available to
consumers at grocery stores, mass retailers and drug stores nationwide
in 100-count and 250-count bottles.
* New Schiff Melatonin Plus now contains theanine, an ingredient that
promotes stress relief and a more restful night's sleep. Theanine is
an amino acid naturally found in green tea that historically has been
used as a relaxing agent. It works well in combination with
melatonin, an ingredient that helps promote normal sleep patterns.
Schiff Melatonin Plus is available to consumers at grocery stores,
mass retailers and drug stores nationwide in 120-count and 180-count
"Consumers who take the time to read the label will recognize the superiority of both reformulated products," says Brian Colin, vice president of marketing for Schiff. "As a pioneer in the supplement category, we strive to offer the highest quality products possible and we will continue to develop new ways to meet the changing demands of today's consumers."
Schiff Nutrition Group, Inc., a leader in the dietary supplement industry since its beginnings 65 years ago, is one of the most trusted and respected companies due to its focus on research, innovations and delivery of high quality supplements. A pioneer in the glucosamine/chondroitin category, Schiff is the maker of the best selling Move Free(R) joint care supplements. Schiff emphasizes the use of the finest natural ingredients to ensure that its products meet strict standards for labeled potency, purity and stability. Based in Salt Lake City, Schiff develops, manufactures, markets and sells branded and private label vitamins and nutritional supplements in the United States and throughout the world. For more information, consumers may call 1-800-526-6251 or visit www.SchiffVitamins.com.