HELITEIN® is snail extract rich in protein and essential amino acids

HELITEIN® is a powder snail extract with a high protein content (60%).

This extract contains the 8 essential amino acids + Tryptophan :

  • Histidine
  • Isoleucine
  • Leucine
  • Lysine
  • Methionine
  • Phenylalanine
  • Threonine
  • Valine

The product is a natural extract of the snail.

Snail supply is analyzed, identified, qualified, traced.

Helitein® is supplied in powder form: the product may be stored at room temperature in its original packaging for a period of up to 24 months.

In terms of regulation, Helitein® is a “Food Ingredient” not a “Novel Food”, as defined in the Regulation (EC) N° 258/97.

For which types of consumption ?

These 9 amino acids are not naturally produced by the human body.

Helitein®, therefore, provides a complete supply of proteins and essential amino acids.

Helitein® powder can be incorporated:

  • In food supplements for human consumption: in capsules, in tablets or in powder form.
  • In foods or nutritional supplements for animals.


Helitein® allows the development of protein supplements of a very high nutritional quality:

  • To boost a muscular development
  • For a quick recovery after a muscular effort
  • As a part of a protein or high protein diet



On request: 

– Product sheet

– Specification sheet