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Using edible grade ingredients to make sugary health supplements, startups are banking on adults

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New players like Power Gummies, Nyumi, Vytalize LifeSciences and Wellbeing Nutritio are keen to tap into the nearly 75% of Indians estimated to be vitamin-deficient by a 2015 study by Chennai-based Metropolis Healthcare.

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New players like Power Gummies, Nyumi, Vytalize LifeSciences and Wellbeing Nutritio are keen to tap into the nearly 75% of Indians estimated to be vitamin-deficient by a 2015 study by Chennai-based Metropolis Healthcare.

For about a century, companies, especially those in the United States and Europe have been selling a sweet treat made from gelatine and sugar that has been contorted into all kinds of colourful shapes and sizes — worms, bears, candy bottles.

India has no cultural context of this whatsoever, apart from some Gen-Z kids who consume gummy bears. But a host of businesses here believe that they too can make a big market out of selling vitamins in the

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