OTC Product News
Audio-Kit Hearing Aid Cleaner
Marketed by: Health Enterprises Inc (N Attleboro, Mass)
Indication: The Audio-Kit Hearing Aid Cleaner works with all hearing aids and features 5 cleaning tools built into an easy-to-use, ergonomic handle. The tools include a wax removal brush and pick, tube and vent cleaner, battery door opener, and battery replacement magnet. The Audio-Kit Hearing Aid Cleaner retails for $9.99.
For More Information: www.healthenterprises.com 800-633-4243
Diabetic Tussin for Children
Marketed by: Health Care Products (Amityville, NY), a division of Hi-Tech Pharmacal Co Inc
Indication: The Diabetic Tussin for Children line of products includes 3 formulations: DM, for cough and congestion; Night Time, for cold and flu; and Allergy Relief. The packaging clearly states the intended use(s) and proper dosing (based on age and weight) and details the reasons that it is safe for children with diabetes. Diabetic Tussin for Children does not contain any potentially harmful ingredients such as sugar, alcohol, fructose, sodium, codeine, sorbitol, and dyes.
For More Information: www.diabeticproducts.com 866-263-9003
Marketed by: Blaine Pharmaceuticals (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Indication: DiaSense nutritional supplements are specifically formulated to improve the health and well-being of individuals living with or at risk for type 2 diabetes. DiaSense Magnesium promotes good heart health while alleviating symptoms such as leg cramps and migraines. The recommended daily dose is 2 tablets. DiaSense Chromium supports glucose balance with a unique formulation of chromium polynicotinate in a dose proven safe and recommended for long-term use. One tablet includes a daily dose of 200 mcg and also includes the antioxidant alpha lipoic acid. DiaSense Multivitamin enhances nutrition and metabolism by providing a beneficial combination of vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. The nutrients in the multivitamin help balance blood glucose levels and improve heart, eye, and skin health while maintaining nerve function.
For More Information: www.DiaSenseHealth.com 888-DIASENSE (342-7367)
Marketed by: Generex Biotechnology Corp (Toronto, Ontario)
Indication: Glucose RapidSpray is an alternative for individuals who want or need additional glucose in their diet. The spray delivers a fat-free, low-calorie glucose formulation directly into the mouth where it is rapidly absorbed. The product is simple to carry and use and comes in orange and raspberry flavors.
For More Information: www.glucoserapidspray.com 800-391-6755
Hyland's Restful Legs
Marketed by: Hyland's Inc (Los Angeles, Calif)
Indication: Hyland's Restful Legs provides relief for individuals who experience leg jerks, twitches, crawling, itching, tingling leg sensations, and the constant urge to move the legs. The quick-dissolving, all-natural tablets contain safe and effective medicines that trigger the body's defenses to repair itself from the symptoms of agitated legs?faster than the body can do on its own. Hyland's Restful Legs is available in a 50- count bottle, which retails for $6.59.
For More Information: www.hylands.com 800-624-9659
Marketed by: Windmill Health Products (West Caldwell, NJ)
Indication: Select Greens is a line of natural, antioxidant-rich formulas comprised of pure concentrated foods to help support energy, metabolism, and vitality. The product provides nutrients consisting of green foods, fruits, and vegetables. Select Greens are available in a drink mix, juice concentrate, or capsules. The product line includes BerryBlast Drink Mix, Juice, and Acai Capsules; VegeBlast Drink Mix; Essential Veggies Capsules; GojiBlast Juice; NoniBlast Juice; Xanthoblast Juice; 7-Day Inner Cleanse System; Essential Greens Very Berry Drink Mix; and Essential Greens Capsules.
For More Information: www.windmillvitamins.com 800-822-4320
Strength Dermal Vitamin Therapy
Marketed by: SEABLUE (Lafayette, La)
Indication: Strength Dermal Vitamin Therapy is a vitamin cream that contains calcium, vitamin A, vitamin D, and magnesium. These key ingredients help prevent bone loss and osteoporosis, improve bone density, treat high blood pressure, prevent preeclampsia, and assist in the lowering of cholesterol and triglycerides. The product may also aid in the prevention of cancers of the endometrium, colon, and pancreas and may help relieve insomnia.
For More Information: www.seablue.com 866-984-3054
Stye Eye Relief
Marketed by: Similasan Corp (Highlands Ranch, Colo)
Indication: Stye Eye Relief eye drops is a unique active-response-formula medicine that stimulates the eye's natural ability to relieve the swelling, pain, redness, tearing, light sensitivity, and irritation associated with stye infections. The product does not contain harsh chemicals and is safe for extended use.
For More Information: www.similasanusa.com 800-426-1644
Yeast-Gard Homeopathic Suppositories and Gel
Marketed by: Lake Consumer Products (Jackson, Wis)
Indication: Yeast-Gard Homeopathic Suppositories and Gel are indicated to treat vaginal yeast infections. The products incorporate small doses of naturally occurring substances to stimulate the biological healing powers of the body to neutralize bacteria and heal the infection. The suppositories relieve vaginal irritation and the burning and itching associated with yeast infections. The product is fragrance-free, contains all-natural ingredients, and is latex-safe. The gel provides gentle, effective relief from itching, burning, and irritation of the external vaginal area. The gel's active ingredients provide a soothing, cooling sensation. Yeast-Gard Homeopathic Suppositories, which retail for $7.99, are available in a box of 15 with an easy-to-use applicator. Yeast-Gard Homeopathic Gel, which retails for $6.99, is available in a 1-oz tube.
For More Information: www.lakeconsumer.com 800-537-8658
UA-853 Premium Blood Pressure Monitor
Marketed by: A&D Medical (Milpitas, Calif)
Indication: The UA-853 Premium Blood Pressure Monitor features AM/PM TimeWise Tracking Technology. Blood pressure readings are automatically categorized and averaged as AM or PM. The product also features A&D's Pressure Rating Indicator that provides a visual gauge of whether a blood pressure measurement is normal, prehypertensive, or high. Additional features include the Irregular Heartbeat Detection, a 90-memory capacity with average reading, 3 programmable alarms, and a lifetime warranty.
For More Information: www.andmedical.com 888-726-9966