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2014-03-24 12:29:33

Study is the First to Test the Activity of Sceletium tortuosum on Brain Activity and the First to Study the Effects of a Dual PDE4 and 5-HT Reuptake Inhibitor in Humans MORRISTOWN, N.J., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PLT Health Solutions, Inc. and HG&H Pharmaceuticals Pty. Ltd. announced the publication of a clinical trial that used functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) technology to study the effects of acute (short term) supplementation with Zembrin(®) on the "threat...

2012-10-22 07:30:20

MORRISTOWN, N.J., Oct. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- P.L. Thomas & Co. Inc. (Morristown, NJ) and HG&H Pharmaceuticals (Pty) Ltd. (Bryanston, South Africa) announced today that they will conduct a full-scale launch of Zembrin® Sceletium tortuosum extract at Supply Side West, 3-5 November in Las Vegas. Over the last two years, the companies have been engaged in a series of successful clinical and safety studies, have completed the NDI notification process, and will now make the...

2010-10-02 05:20:00

A plant that has been used for hundreds of years by indigenous South Africans for reducing stress, relieving hunger, sedating and elevating moods, has now been approved for study and market, and it could soon be for sale over-the-counter worldwide. The plant, sceletium tortuosum, has great potential and could boost the local economy, researchers studying the plant and its effects told the Associated Press (AP). The American pharmaceutical company working on the project said, however, that...