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Weber & Weber, a German company engaged in the manufacture of combination homeopathic and phytopharmaceutical products, is launching three products in the U.S. market. Petadolex, a preventive migraine treatment, is designed to help prevent vasodilation in the cerebral blood vessels; Arthro-Ease, an osteoarthritis pain reliever, inhibits inflammatory symptoms; and Oto-Plex, an otitis media remedy, helps relieve pain and congestion. For information, call (212) 677-6300.

King Bio Pharmaceuticals, Leicester, N.C., (800) 543-3245, is introducing Water Retention, a homeopathic diuretic available in a medically metered pump spray for one-handed application. Water Retention is formulated with triple- potency strength in a pure water base for sublingual application.

Several new products in the Natural Creations line are making their debut from Health Trust Alliance, (800) 524-4448. Melatonin is used to help regulate or resynchronize the human body clock. Glucosamine is intended to provide the joints with the building blocks needed to repair damage caused by osteoarthritis or injuries. Boswellia provides anti-inflammatory action similar to that of the conventional nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Malic acid is intended to relieve stress, tender joints, persistent fatigue, and muscle pain.

Hyland's MenoCalm is a new alternative to the hormones now used in menopause. The product, manufactured by Standard Homeopathic Co., offers relief from hot flashes, moodiness, and irritability in perimenopausal women. MenoCalm consists of a combination of homeopathic active components in an all natural base of herbal black cohosh and calcium gluconate. MenoCalm is marketed by Hyland's Inc., Los Angeles, (800) 624-9659.

Alta Natural Herbs & Supplements Ltd., Irvine, Calif., (800) 969-7222, is making available Hepatico, a supplement for hepatitis-C. The company offers its product as a nontoxic alternative to chemotherapy treatment, claiming it has not presented any serious side effects based upon all medical research to date.

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