Optimizing immunity with dietary supplements

Where others see products, we see purpose. We see people with optimal immune health living passionate, active lives.

Inspiring purpose-led dietary supplements supporting immunity

Immune health is a top priority for most individuals worldwide. Increasingly, consumers seek  nutritional products aimed at supporting their immunity effectively. 69% of dietary supplement users regularly take supplements to support their immunity, which offers innovation opportunities for manufacturers to create science-backed, fast-acting immune health solutions that will suit consumers’ lifestyles1. However, bringing purpose-led dietary supplements to the market takes more than ingredients. It takes a partner.

DSM is your reliable, end-to-end partner, offering industry-leading dietary supplement innovations which combine the latest science with market insights to help you address consumer health concerns, needs and preferences. Our broad portfolio of high-quality products, customized solutions and expert services are designed to support the entire development process from concept to consumer, so that you can help keep the world’s growing population healthy.

60% concerned about immunity2

Consumers are taking a more holistic approach to their health, with immunity becoming a top priority3.

Sufficient nutrient intake is vital

Increasing evidence shows the importance of a variety of nutrients in suppporting the immune system, including vitamins A, B6, C, D and E, and omega-3 fatty acids4.

Purpose-led, end-to-end insights

As your end-to-end partner, DSM continues to invest in research and science on immune health, helping you bring purpose-led solutions to consumers quickly and safety.
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Our broad range of science-backed nutritional solutions is inspired by consumer needs and developed with high-quality ingredients to help create brighter lives worldwide. As your end-to-end partner, our people-inspired, purpose-led products can help you develop dietary supplement innovations that deliver real immune health benefits and keep the worlds growing population healthy.


Vitamin D supports a healthy immune system. DSM’s calcifediol product, ampli-D®, is an advanced and potent form of vitamin D that is clinically proven to raise vitamin D levels three times faster and more effectively5.

Customized Solutions

It can be a challenge to balance all the steps of the immune health product development process with the need to bring dietary supplements to market quickly – especially when consumers are seeking reliable and efficacious formulations in a range of formats. From premixes that seamlessly blend functional ingredients into one singular format, to market-ready solutions that simplify and streamline your supply chain to get your product to market faster, our customized solutions can help turn your ideas into market-ready innovations with ease.

Market-Ready Solutions

We know that delivering fully developed concepts comes with unique challenges. That's why our market-ready solutions offer support at every stage of the product development process to help you bring your next purpose-led dietary supplement concept to consumers - faster.

Expert Services

We are more than an ingredients supplier. DSM offers expertise in application and technical services; innovation and R&D; unrivaled market insights; regulatory and quality services; and scientific research, helping you to create industry-leading, purpose-led immune health dietary supplements.

Your end-to-end partner for immune health innovation

DSM is spearheading innovation in the field of immunity, helping to simplify and accelerate the concept-to-consumer process and enabling you to bring purpose-led immunity dietary supplement solutions to market faster. This includes providing the development, production, regulatory and global roll-out support you need to seize new opportunities in immune health and succeed in the human nutrition and health space.

As a reliable end-to-end innovation partner, DSM offers a broad portfolio of high-quality products, customized solutions and expert services at every stage of your immune health product's development. Because where other see products, we see purpose.

Optimize your Immunity

A wide range of factors can have a negative impact on the body’s natural defense system. This white paper explores how nutritional solutions can help to optimize immune responses for population groups and individuals.


  1. DSM Consumer Immunity Panel, September 2020.
  2. DSM Global Health Concerns Survey, 2021.
  3. DSM Consumer Immunity Panel, September 2020.
  4. E. S. Wintergerst et al., ‘Contribution of selected vitamins and trace elements to immune function’, Annals of Nutrition and Metabolism, vol. 51, no. 4, 2007, p. 301-323.
  5. DSM, https://www.dsm.com/human-nutrition/en_AP/products/vitamins/ampli-d.html.
  6. DSM, https://www.dsm.com/human-nutrition/en/events/immunity.html.

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