Star Scientific dietary supplement now sold at GNC stores
- March 27, 2012
Glen Allen-based Rock Creek Pharmaceuticals Inc., a subsidiary of Star Scientific Inc., has expanded its partnership with health and wellness retailer GNC.
Beginning Tuesday, today, Rock Creek’s Anatabloc dietary supplement is available in 4,000 GNC stores nationwide, including Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico.
Anatabloc has been available to consumers since February through GNC’swebsite.
Rock Creek says Anatabloc assists the body’s natural process for regulating inflammation using an alkaloid found in plants and vegetables.
The product was introduced in August 2011 through a dedicated product website.
Since Anatabloc’s introduction to the gnc.com website in February, the prioduct has been GNC’s top-selling dietary supplement for anti-inflammatory support, company officials said.
The sales results prompted GNC to expand distribution of the product at its retail stores.