“Consumers today take greater responsibility for their health than ever. Their demand for efficacy and naturalness continue to drive innovation, as does the spotlight on holistic well-being. With the diversification of formats for more convenience and indulgence, it definitively creates opportunities for product development."

Nathalie Richer, Global Health Business Leader, Naturals BU, Food & Beverage

Supporting health with efficient, sustainable and natural solutions

Consumer health and nutrition solutions are evolving at an unprecedented speed. When it comes to their well-being, consumers are becoming more proactive. This creates new product development opportunities including different tastes and product formats.

As consumers shift their focus towards a more holistic approach to healthy living, Symrise provides effective health, flavor and masking solutions, allowing for agility in the development of health-specific supplements, pharmaceuticals and OTC medicines.

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Delivering everyday health, everywhere

What we do

Delivering everyday health, everywhere

With more consumers embracing healthy lifestyles, natural ingredients that can provide substantiated health benefits are more popular than ever.

We provide sustainable, natural active compounds with customer-recognizable benefits and proven efficacy to address specific health conditions. Symrise responsibly unlocks what nature has to offer to make a positive impact on health everywhere. Our growing diana food™ product portfolio targets these key functionalities:

  • Immunity
  • Energy
  • Cognitive heath
  • Urinary tract health
  • Bone and joint health
  • Cardiovascular health
  • Glucose metabolism
  • Detoxification and digestive health
  • Sports performance
  • Beauty from within
  • Oral health

Our health solutions can be easily formulated by combining our expertise in taste and flavor technologies with an in-depth understanding of product functionality and the intended final application format.

Complete solutions for consumer health applications

We provide enjoyable, healthy, sustainable and tasty nutrition to support consumers’ health every day, everywhere.

Health Solutions

Unique and premium health solutions with consumer-recognizable benefits, backed by proprietary studies. Natural and sustainably sourced ingredients. Standardized active compounds focused on gut health, immunity, metabolic health, ageing, mobility, cognition and women’s health.

Nutrition Solutions

Naturally sourced vitamins and minerals. Clean and complete animal-based proteins, soluble fibers and fruit-based carbohydrates.

Flavor and masking solutions

Leading taste optimization solutions. Strong expertise and proprietary masking technologies for great tasting, better-for-you products.

Fruit and vegetable powders

Made from real fruits and vegetables. Carrier-free solutions. Organic and fair-trade options.

Our applications

Our core expertise consists of identifying, standardizing and concentrating the best active compounds inherent in the raw material for your applications. Combined with our more than 140 years of experience in taste development, we support customers in making healthy eating easy for the end consumer.

Dietary food supplements

Dietary food supplements

Delivering high quality, tasty and concentrated active compounds for maximum benefit in a minimal dosage.

Formats: Tablets, effervescent tablets, capsules, fruit gums, hard-boiled candies, chewy candies, powder, granules, paste, suspension, emulsion and tea.

Performance and sport nutrition

Performance and sport nutrition

Performance, recovery and hydration products where taste balancing and protein taste masking are key.

Formats: Protein drinks, protein bars, gels and chews.



Achieving the perfect masking and flavor solutions to facilitate treatment observance.

Formats: Prescription and non-prescription drugs and veterinary drugs.

Therapeutic nutrition and food

Therapeutic nutrition and food for special medical purposes

Delivering solutions for therapeutic nutrition and food for special medical purposes.

Formats: Drinks, desserts, powders and soups.

Get in touch

Get in touch

You have a question regarding our solutions for your applications, or how we can support you in your product development? Please reach out via our contact form.

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Full-spectrum health and nutrition solutions

Supporting healthy lifestyles with sustainably sourced natural extracts and compounds.

Our solutions are the result of a science-based process that extends from the field to the final product, encompassing agronomy, innovation, gentle processing, application expertise, clinical studies, and regulatory support.

Immunity and anti-fatigue

We provide a wide range of polyphenols and further antioxidant micronutrients that support immunity function and reduce tiredness and fatigue:

  • Natural and standardized active compounds from fruits and vegetables
  • Literature review available
  • Regulatory support for health claim management
  • Convenient forms for dietary supplements, functional foods and beverages
  • Acerola, Elderberry, Antioxidants

Learn more about our immunity and anti-fatigue solutions

Urinary tract health

Improved urinary comfort from natural solutions.

UTIs are the second most common bacterial infection in humans and primarily affect women. Using natural, safe, well-tolerated and efficient products helps to maintain a healthy urinary tract. The diana food™ portfolio offers natural solutions based on cranberry that contribute to urinary health maintenance.


Urophenol™ is a highly-purified whole cranberry fruit extract that delivers 15% of PACs (BL-DMAC).

  • Clinically and scientifically supported
  • 100% cranberry extract
  • Health claims in accordance with local regulations
  • Sourced and produced in North America

Discover Urophenol™

Cranberry extracts

We offer a wide range of cranberry extracts, standardized in proanthocyanins (PACs), from whole fruits, juice or pomace:

  • European pharmacopoeia or BL-DMAC assay
  • Scientifically supported
  • Sourced in North America and processed locally in a Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) facility
  • Specific cranberry fraction extracts available (Cranpure)
  • Organic grade available

Discover our cranberry extracts

Joint health

The perfect natural combination for joint health.

Joint mobility issues are common worldwide and affect millions of individuals, especially the elderly, overweight and people practicing intense sports. As a major supplier of natural ingredients, Symrise leveraged its 25 years of expertise in the poultry industry to develop ChondrActiv™, a proprietary ingredient for joint health.


A patented chicken cartilage extract containing an optimized combination of:

  • Type 2 collagen, which is the main natural component of articular cartilage
  • Chondroitin sulfate, which has been shown to inhibit cartilage breakdown
  • Hyaluronic acid, which allows for the rehydration of synovial liquid

Discover ChondrActivTM


Our IDF® portfolio offers original chicken protein powder that captures the foundational nutrition of chicken in an easy-to-use, accessible form. We have boosted the power of this naturally complete protein for our CHiKPRO™ Chicken Protein Isolate Powder, a complete ready-to-eat protein that is ideal for fortifying protein supplements and a range of other functional food and beverage applications.

CHiKPRO™ Chicken protein powder

  • Natural, 100% real chicken
  • Minimally processed
  • Free from gluten, dairy, soy
  • Paleo and ketogenic diet friendly
  • Great for recovery and rehydration
  • Rich in electrolytes (2:1 Potassium/sodium ratio)
  • Fully cooked, ready to eat
  • Isolate, concentrate, and hydrolyzed options
  • Easy to formulate in sport nutrition and supplement applications


Taste solutions for health care products

We are the experts in masking and flavor solutions for consumer health products.


Our wide range of taste balancing solutions allows our customers to deliver great tasting, functionally enriched products with reduced sugar, fat and salt. But what really sets us apart is our extensive range of natural solutions.


A range of solutions that allow our customers to develop tasty health care products, enriched with functional ingredients like plant-based proteins, functional botanical extracts, vitamins, minerals, polyunsaturated fatty acids and pharmaceutically active ingredients. Our taste modulation toolbox of proprietary ingredients was developed with Symrise’s comprehensive sensory and biological understanding of taste perception.

inspiring citrus™

Our unique portfolio is comprised of the highest quality stable and superior citrus taste solutions. We offer certified citrus oils/extracts and natural citrus flavors as well as cost-effective, natural and nature-identical flavor solutions, based on creative flavor compounding and unique raw materials.

inspiring mint™

We’re taking mint in new directions, dimensions and combinations. Our backward integration of agricultural raw materials bases enables us to create mint flavor solutions that consumers truly love.

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