Pycnogenol® French maritime pine bark extract has emerged as a safe and versatile supplement in today’s market. 40 years of research substantiate its health benefits for a variety of conditions and truly exemplifies a «gold standard» ingredient.
Horphag Research has extensive data, review articles and published studies available to consumers. In fact, we did not wait for changes in the regulatory environment to invest in and publish crucial documentation essential to marketing our products.
Horphag Research history is varied yet focused, with the company beginning scientific research on Pycnogenol® in 1965 and our first patent granted in 1987.
Horphag Research earned food supplement status in Europe and Asia, GRAS (Generally Recognized as Safe) certification in the U.S., as well as Kosher and GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) status.
These milestones follow clinical research breakthroughs that have paved the way for the ingredient’s introduction into 80 countries. With more than 300 scientific publications, the quality, safety, non-toxicity and clinical efficacy of Pycnogenol has thoroughly been tested. The results speak for themselves and with more than 700 products worldwide, Pycnogenol® has been established as a leader in the industry.