LOS ANGELES, Aug. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Drugstore News recently reported research about the growth of the natural over-the-counter (OTC) medicine market, indicating the market for natural OTCs increased by more than 11 percent in 2015. It reports that the largest category, the natural cough/cold/immunity market, accounts for approximately 40 percent of the total natural OTC market.
The study published by Kline Market Research notes more and more consumers are in search of "natural" solutions to their ailments from homeopathic remedies and supplements supportive of a healthier lifestyle. That is good news for Genexa®, the first-ever line of medicines to be certified organic by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Non-GMO Project Verified.
The medicines were developed by medical experts to be a healthier option for effectively treating everyday health issues. Genexa launches with 11 medicines. Formulations for adults cover a wide spectrum of symptoms and conditions, including: flu, cold, allergies, stress, pain, leg cramps, sleeplessness and jet lag. The line formulated for children includes products for cold, allergy and calming.
"We are extremely proud of our organic and non-GMO certifications – these seals are prominently featured on all of our products and website for easy label reading and patient education," said David Johnson, co-founder and chief executive officer. "It's important to us that consumers feel confident in the products and know they can trust that our medicines are free from unhealthy fillers and toxins, and simply focus on healing."
Genexa's quality standards are among the highest in the OTC medicine industry. All products are free of GMOs, gluten, lactose, dairy, egg, magnesium stearate, wheat, soy, fish and nuts, plus artificial colors, sweeteners and preservatives. The company is a certified B Corporation and donates a portion of profits to organizations focused on children's health through its Spread the Health™ initiative.
The company's proprietary medicines were developed by its chief medical officer, Dr. Todd Rowe, a nationally respected physician with expertise in homeopathic medicine formulation. Dr. Rowe and his staff of chemists and pharmacists spent hundreds of hours meticulously formulating and testing the products with the Genexa team.
MSRPs for Genexa products are $17.99-$24.99. Adult formulations: Cold Crush®, Flu Fix™, Allergy-D™, Sleepology®, Stress Relief™, Arnica Advantage™, Leg Cramp Rx™ and Jet Lag Rx™; Children's formulations: Cold Crush®, Allergy-D™ and Calming Aid™.
Genexa products are available at Luckyvitamin.com, Jet.com, Amazon.com, and coming soon to more than 4,500 national and regional natural food retailers, healthcare practitioner offices and pharmacies across the country. For more information visit Genexahealth.com or call 855-GENEXA-1 (855-436-3921).
ABOUT GENEXA® LLC
Based in Beverly Hills, Calif., Genexa is a healthier take on medicine. The company's homeopathic medicines are produced according to a well-established framework of guidelines, regulations and quality standards enforced by the FDA through routine pharmaceutical manufacturing site inspections and surveillance of marketed products. Genexa medicines have FDA issued NDC codes and meet or exceed the FDA's Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) for over-the-counter drugs.
All active ingredients in Genexa medicines are found in the Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia of the United States (HPUS), an organization of scientists and physicians trained in homeopathic medicine, which publishes official standards for homeopathic medicines. These standards are recognized in the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act of 1938. Genexa holds itself to the highest standards in both quality and ethics. All Genexa packaging is created with the highest grade recyclable paper and certified by the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI).
SOURCE Genexa, LLC