BioPharmX Corporation to Offer Violet Iodine Supplement in over 3,000 General Nutrition Center (GNC) Stores

Distribution now exceeds 7,500 retail stores Nationwide

Nov 10, 2015, 08:00 ET from BioPharmX Corporation

MENLO PARK, Calif., Nov. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- BioPharmX Corporation (NYSE MKT: BPMX) will nearly double its national retail footprint for the company's breast health supplement, Violet® iodine, when it will become available in 3,025 GNC store locations in the United States next month.

Violet iodine, a first-of-its-kind breast health supplement for women, relieves the painful symptoms of monthly breast discomfort and dense, fibrous breast tissue. It is currently available for purchase at select CVS Pharmacy locations, the Vitamin Shoppe, Harris Teeter grocery stores, and online at, and

"GNC is a leading global specialty retailer of health and wellness products and is devoted to helping its customers improve the quality of their lives," said Anja Krammer, president and co-founder of BioPharmX Corporation. "By putting Violet on its shelves, GNC is empowering women to proactively manage their own breast health and allows us to continue our journey in making breast health solutions available to as many women as possible."

Availability of Violet iodine at GNC is expected to begin in mid-December.

For more information on Violet iodine, please visit

About BioPharmX™ Corporation
BioPharmX Corporation (NYSE MKT: BPMX) is a Silicon Valley-based specialty pharmaceutical company, which seeks to provide products through proprietary platform technologies for prescription, over-the-counter ("OTC"), and supplement applications in the health and wellness markets, including women's health and dermatology. To learn more about BioPharmX, visit

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