Vitamin A is a generic term for a group of fat-soluble compounds related to retinol. The carotenoid ‘beta-carotene’ is most efficiently converted into retinol, making it an important form of vitamin A. Sufficient intake of this nutrient may help support better vision (especially night vision), growth and development, immune function and may also be beneficial for reproductive health.
The new, unique form of Quali®-A, Dry Vitamin A delivers the highest stability performance in tablets with no preservatives or animal-derived ingredients, to meet the rising needs of diet-conscious consumers. These new benefits and high stability are possible due to FlexiLease™, DSM’s new IP protected technology.
dsm-firmenich offers a complete portfolio of high-quality and reliable dry and liquid forms of vitamin A in standard and high potency. This nutrient displays strong stability performance in food, beverage and dietary supplement applications.
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), which provides scientific advice to assist policy makers, has confirmed that clear health benefits have been established for the dietary intake of vitamin A in contributing to:
These health claims are authorized in the EU with specific conditions of use.