SOURCE: Martin Nutraceuticals Inc.

February 21, 2006 10:14 ET

Martin Nutraceuticals Completes First Infomercial

RENO, NV -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 21, 2006 -- Martin Nutraceuticals Inc. (OTC: MNCL) announced today that it has completed its first infomercial to air in Canada.

Martin Nutraceuticals Inc. has been developing its first infomercial for the past few months and is preparing for its bilingual launch in both French and English. The French version is targeted for Eastern Canada, specifically the Quebec and Acadian regions, where there has already been an overwhelming acceptance of all of the Martin Nutraceutical products including Arthrizyme™, Oxygenol™ and Maximum Slim™.

As a sales channel, Direct Response Television, known more commonly to consumers as infomercials, is enjoying tremendous growth. According to the statistics from the Electronic Retailing Association (, the Direct Response Television industry reached $167 billion in 2004, with a year-over-year growth rate of 8%.

Harvey Panesar, President of Martin Nutraceuticals Inc. explained, "The purpose of the infomercial is to develop a continual growing demand for our products using a direct response medium that accesses millions of homes. To accomplish this goal we have brought together one of the most experienced and notable teams in Canada." He further commented, "We are pleased with the infomercial that our team has produced. It presents the company and its products in a manner consistent with Dr. Martin's goal of providing high quality nutraceuticals."

About Martin Nutraceuticals Inc.

Martin Nutraceuticals Inc. is a company focused on providing a better health and lifestyle through natural products. Martin Nutraceuticals flagship products include Arthrizyme™ for general joint pain, Oxygenol™ for anti-oxidation and Maximum Slim™ for weight control.

Arthrizyme™ is a unique blend of systemic enzymes designed to rapidly reduce inflammation in joints and muscles. Arthrizyme™ is not limited to anti-inflammatory effects; it also assists the body in the healing process by breaking down fibrin in joints and muscles. Arthrizyme™ is Martin's answer to the popular Glucosamine HCL Chondroitin Sulfate blend currently marketed under several different industry names. Arthrizyme™ differs from all other natural arthritis remedies and was designed to work for all types of arthritis and in all joints of the body. Arthrizyme™ is fast acting, usually improving symptoms within the first few days.

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