SOURCE: Martin Nutraceuticals Inc.

April 10, 2006 09:35 ET

Martin Nutraceuticals Gaining Momentum Going Into Second Quarter 2006

RENO, NV -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 10, 2006 -- Martin Nutraceuticals Inc. (OTC: MNCL), the developer of Arthrizyme™, a proven effective natural arthritis treatment, today announced dramatic sales growth over 2005.

The Company made excellent strategic progress across several fronts during the past two quarters. Ending Q4, the Company added new accounts with Racine Pharmacies and McMahon Pharmaceutical Distributors. In the first quarter 2006, the Company successfully added internet sales of its products via e-commence direct from their website:

Additionally, Martin entered into an agreement with TVA to further promote Martin Nutraceuticals via its infomercial. Dr. Martin's radio show "Ask the Doctor" rapidly increased in popularity, and the Company just recently announced their products listing with McKesson Pharmaceutical, the largest distributor of pharmaceuticals in the US. Total revenues for the first quarter 2006 were approximately an 82% increase from the previous quarter. New accounts and distribution agreements contributed to revenue growth.

President of Martin Neutracuiticals Inc., Harvey Panesar, remarked, "Momentum has increased throughout the past year; however our first quarter performance was exceptionally strong, with existing customers increasing their order volumes and a growing number of new retail customers and wholesale distributors significantly improving sales."

Mr. Panesar went on to say, "While sales from existing clients are expected to continue to grow throughout the second quarter, additional retailers and distributors added to the Martin Nutraceutical family should appreciably increase our sales and market penetration. We anticipate another tremendous quarter reflecting the added accounts with key retailers and distributors, which should lead to significant long-term and profitable relationships."

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 and Oxygenol™ for anti-oxidation and Maximum Slim™ for weight control.

Arthrizyme™ is a unique blend of systemic enzymes proven 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™ 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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