Eastgate Biotech Announces That it Has Received a Substantial Order for Glucora, Its Natural Glucose Management Product

West Caldwell, NJ and Toronto, Canada, May 05, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- West Caldwell, NJ and Toronto, May 2, 2016 (GlobeNewswire/-) EastGate Biotech Corp. (PinkSheets: ETBI), an emerging pharmaceutical company aimed at utilizing drug delivery innovations in the development of improved novel formulations and alternative dosage forms of existing biologically active molecules has announced that it has received a large order for Glucora, its natural glucose management product.

The total order was for 15,000 bottles of 60 tablets/bottle for a total of over $270,000.00 USD. The order was placed by Proactive Supply Chain Solutions Inc. (www.proactivegroup.ca) who also serves as a GMP fulfillment services center of varying industrial and commercial products. Proactive anticipates that it will have revolving purchase orders for Glucora.

“We have been very impressed by this innovative product”, says Sam Mancuso, CEO of Proactive. “We believe that Glucora has the opportunity to become an important player in glocose management market”. “I am most grateful to the EastGate team who provided technical support, training and marketing directions to support our ongoing relationship”.

Glucora is a soft capsule product that provides support for healthy glucose metabolism. Glucora contains natural ingredients in a highly efficient self-nanoemulsifying capsulation. Additional information on the product can be found at www.nano-essentials.com.

“We are pleased that we have received our first material order for Glucora” says Anna Gluskin, EastGate Biotech’s CEO. “We believe that Glucora is a product with mass market appeal and will play a key role in the company’s diabetes franchise”.

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CONTACT: Rose Perri 1-647-692-0652 Email: information@eastgatepharmaceuticals.com Website: www.EastGateBiotech.com

Source:EastGate Pharmaceuticals Inc