Psyched Wellness Commences Preorders for Calm in Path to Commercialization of Proprietary Amanita Muscaria Extract
Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - July 19 2022, 2022) - Psyched Wellness Ltd. (CSE: PSYC) (OTCQB: PSYCF) (FSE: 5U9) (the "Company" or "Psyched"), a life sciences company focused on the production and distribution of health and wellness products derived from the Amanita Muscaria mushroom, announced today that it’s proprietary Amanita Muscaria Extract (AME-1) is now available for preorder in the USA. The company offers consumers a unique opportunity to purchase a safe and legal extract of the mushroom that has been used for thousands of years by various groups around the world for its healing properties.
Psyched has approval to sell in the United States via Self-GRAS (Generally Regarded as Safe) designation, which allows the company to sell its AME-1 products. The company plans to submit the application for AME-1 as an NDI (a New Dietary Ingredient) to the FDA this fall. The product, called Calm, facilitates rest within the body and mind, and does not require a prescription. This leaves the retail landscape open to many possibilities for distribution and listing potential.
Chief Commercial Officer, Matthew Singh, commented: “Our entire team is excited to take this step into full-scale commercialization. We begin with the launch of Calm, then follow with additional skus and product innovation. Our presale initiative will build a sales pipeline and [hopefully] attract the attention of all individuals with an interest in this sector. We firmly believe our product offerings will separate us from the pack when compared to any other mushroom company on the market today. Try Calm, the very first legal Amanita Muscaria product for sale in the United States, and discover what separates Psyched Wellness from all other companies working within our discipline.“
Psyched Wellness has not been evaluated by the United States Food and Drug Administration or any other similar body of another jurisdiction. Psyched Wellness products are not a substitute for professional medical care.
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About Psyched Wellness Ltd.:
Psyched Wellness Ltd. is a Canadian-based health supplements company dedicated to the distribution of mushroom-derived products and associated consumer packaged goods. The Company’s objective is to create premium mushroom-derived products that have the potential to become a leading North American brand in the emerging functional food category. The Company is in the process of developing a line of Amanita muscaria-derived water-based extracts, teas and capsules designed to help with three health objectives: promote stress relief, relaxation and assist with restful sleeping.
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Forward-looking information in this news release are based on certain assumptions and expected future events, namely: the Company’s ability to continue as a going concern; the Company’s ability to continue to develop its mushroom-derived products and associated consumer packaged goods; continued approval of the Company’s activities by the relevant governmental and/or regulatory authorities; and the continued growth of the Company.
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