IN THE NEWS: Farlong Nutraceutical Featured in Nutrition Insight

July 14, 2022

Generally Recognized As Safe” (GRAS) Assessment

Nutrition company Farlong Nutraceutical has initiated the “Generally Recognized as Safe” (GRAS) assessment process for its plant extract, Persicaria Capitata (Polygoni Capitati Herba) on US markets. The functional botanical extract is said to benefit prostate health.

The process is expected to take around four months. 

According to Farlong Nutraceutical, the herb is traditionally used in China to treat different urologic disorders including urinary tract infections, urinary calculi and to reduce prostate inflammation. The herb comes from the Persicaria genus, which is within the buckwheat family.

The news comes as part of a broader trend toward medicalizing nutritional supplements, with US healthcare insiders citing “precision nutrition” as being key to public health.

Read the entire article here.

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Farlong Nutraceutical Initiates “Generally Recognized As Safe” (GRAS) Assessment for Plant Extract Persicaria Capitata (Polygoni Capitati Herba) for Prostate Health. Read the press release here.