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Rexall Sundown

This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet

Executive Summary

Metab-O-Lite ephedrine-containing weight loss line extended with bars and two ready-to-drink beverages, one milk-based and one carbonated. The products will begin shipping in November, in time for the post-holiday diet season. Cal Sure, with a patented form of calcium (500 mg) as well as 200 IU of vitamin D, will be backed by "full marketing support," the firm says. The calcium form was licensed from the Dutch firm Royal Numico prior to its acquisition of Rexall (1"The Tan Sheet" May 8, p. 3)

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