Enhancing Joint Health With Innovative Ingredients
According to World Population Prospects, the global geriatric population is expected to increase dramatically in the coming years and grow from 962 million in 2017 to 2.1 billion in 2050 and 3.1 billion in 2100. Additionally, the rising number of physically active young individuals logically point to increasing incidents of joint inflammation and associated medical conditions in the same individuals, as they age.
So, how can people improve their joint health? While daily exercise and eating the right foods can certainly help, coupling those activities with the right joint nutrition supplements is absolutely essential.
That's where you as a dietary supplement brand owner can help. Bringing a high-quality product to market that's expertly formulated to address the joint health needs of younger and older consumers is a sound business decision!
Let's Talk About Innovative Ingredients for Joint Health
Though glucosamine and chondroitin are the proven leaders in the joint health supplements market, ongoing research has offered many new ingredients including herbals, MSM and non-animal alternatives such as Regenasure, GlucosaGreen, GreenGrown and Mythocondro that offers similar benefits without any animal-source concerns like shellfish allergies.
The key ingredients that claim the bone and joint health nutrition benefits include glucosamine, chondroitin, krill oil, curcumin, MethylSulfonylMethane, Hops, Chebulic Myrobalan, Horsetail, Calcium, Vitamin D, Boswellia Serrata, ginger extract, black pepper, collagen and hyaluronic acid.
What Must a Formulations Considerations Checklist Include?
Capsules are the most preferred delivery method of bone and joint support supplements among consumers, but powders and liquids are also good options. Other suggestions for you to consider when formulating your product include, but are not limited to:
- An optimal combination of ingredients to offer sustainable benefits
- A supplement that is suitable for vegetarians and vegans
- Comfortable serving size
- Easy to swallow
- Potency and absorption
- Equivalence of serving sizes among different forms
- Duration required to experience effectiveness
With growing consumer awareness about the supplement ingredients and benefits, see how manufacturers can go the extra mile to tackle challenges that come in the way of capitalizing on opportunities to develop innovative joint care formulations with fast, long-lasting and multiple benefits.
Want the Full Scoop On Joint Health Supplements?
For more information on the innovative ingredients you should consider adding to your bone and joint support dietary supplement, read our latest article published in Natural Products Insider.
Do you have a question or are you ready to take the first step towards developing a customized dietary supplement? NutraScience Labs can help! With over 50 years of nutraceutical industry experience, we've contract manufactured high-quality capsules, powders, and tablets for over 1,200 brands located around the globe! We also offer award-winning packaging & labeling services and convenient order fulfillment services.