Pharmacy Times/U.S. News & World Report OTC Survey of Pharmacists’ OTC Recommendations

In partnership with U.S. News & World Report, Pharmacy Times surveys thousands of pharmacists for their top recommendations on more than 1,100 over-the-counter brands. Oscillococcinum has been recommended consecutively since 2009.

#1 Pharmacist Recommended Brand – Homeopathic Flu Products – 2009 – 2021

Vity Awards, Vitamin Retailer Magazine

Vity Awards honor the industry’s top-selling products based on a nationwide survey of retailers. Oscillococcinum has been honored for nearly every year since 2002.

  • Natural Medicine Category, Seasonal Support – 2018 and 2019
  • Natural Medicine Category, Natural Cold/Flu Remedy – 2014, 2015, and 2017
  • Supplier Merchandising Support Category, Best Product Packaging Display – Oscillococcinum & Vitamin Angels —2012
  • Natural Medicine Category, Best Cold/Flu Remedy—2011 and 2012
  • Specialty & Herbal Supplement Category, Best Homeopathic Remedy—2010 and 2011
  • Best Selling Cold/Flu Remedy Category — 2007, 2008 and 2009
  • Oscillococcinum was also awarded a Vity in 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, and 2006.

Supplement Essentials Awards, Taste for Life Magazine

Taste for Life magazine’s annual award is based on the Consumer Survey on Dietary Supplements of approximately 2,000 adults conducted by the Council for Responsible Nutrition.

  • Immunity Essentials – 2015, 2020
  • Immunity Category – 2014
  • Digestion & Immunity Essentials – 2013
  • Homeopathic Remedies Category – 2012
  • Cold & Flu Category – 2011

Best of Supplements Awards, Better Nutrition Magazine

Better Nutrition magazine’s Best of Supplements Award recognizes outstanding products in the natural health food industry. Products are reviewed and carefully selected by the editorial team in addition to surveys conducted with customers and retailers.

  • Immunity Essentials – 2011
  • Homeopathic Category – 2009
  • Homeopathic Category – 2008

Clean Bill of Health Award, Kiwi Magazine

Oscillococcinum was awarded the Best Natural Cold & Flu Product in 2013 as chosen by the Parent Advisory Board.

Supplement Awards, Delicious Living Magazine

Consumer Advertising Campaign Award

In 2005, Boiron’s advertising agencies, Sage Communications & Pure Design Co. LLC, were honored with a Consumer Advertising Campaign Award for Oscillococcinum’s national print ad. Creativity 35 Annual, a global awards competition, selected entries from over 30 countries. The ad primarily appeared in national women’s and health magazines.

Arnicare Roll-On

Best of Supplements Awards, Better Nutrition Magazine

Pain Relief category—2018

Arnicare Gel

Pharmacy Times/U.S. News & World Report OTC Survey of Pharmacists’ OTC Recommendations

#1 Pharmacist Recommended Brand – Homeopathic Topical Analgesics – 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2020

Supplement Awards, Delicious Living Magazine

2021 winner of Gold Consumer Choice and Gold Retailer Choice Award in the Homeopathy category, Delicious Living magazine

Selling Wellness Trailblazer Award

Arnicare Gel, was honored with a 2012 Selling Wellness Trailblazer Award by Grocery Headquarters Magazine.

Best of Supplements Award, Better Nutrition Magazine

Homeopathy category—March 2010

Arnicare Cream

Best of Natural Beauty Award, Better Nutrition Magazine

Boiron Arnicare Line

Vity Awards, Vitamin Retailer Magazine

Specialty & Herbal Supplement Category – Best Homeopathic Remedy—2007, 2008, 2012 – 2017, 2018, 2019

Best of Supplements Award, Better Nutrition Magazine

2010 Best of Supplements Award, Better Nutrition Magazine, November 2010

Arnica montana

Practitioner's Choice Award, Natural Practitioner Magazine

Homeopathic Remedy category—2021


Supplement Awards, Delicious Living Magazine

Delicious Living’s Supplement Awards are bestowed upon supplement products that demonstrate integrity, innovation, and inspiration within the natural supplements industry, as voted on by consumers and natural health retailers.

  • Gold in Digestive Health category—2022
  • Silver in Consumer Choice Homeopathy category—2021
  • Silver in Retailer Choice Homeopathy category—2021


Mom's Choice Gold Award (MCA)

Boiron Camilia was awarded the Mom’s Choice (MCA) Gold Award. Mom’s Choice establishes benchmarks of excellence in family-friendly media, products, and services.

Cyclease Menopause

Women’s Essentials Awards, Taste for Life Magazine

Taste for Life’s Women’s Essentials Awards celebrate products that support the unique wellness needs of mothers and all women.

  • Hormonal Balance Category – 2023


Best of Supplements Award, Better Nutrition Magazine

Anxiety & Stress category—2021

SleepCalm Kids

Mom's Choice Gold Award (MCA)

Boiron SleepCalm Kids was awarded the Mom’s Choice (MCA) Gold Award.


Best of Supplements Award, Better Nutrition Magazine

Women’s Health category—2014

Boiron USA

Retail Excellence Award, Drug Store News Magazine

OTC category—2020, 2022

Natural Products category—2019, 2020, 2021

DSN’s REX Awards honor manufacturers who have made a difference in their respective industries, be it with innovative products, promotions, or merchandising.

Whole Foods Market’s 2012 Supplier Awards

Boiron was honored in the Environmental category “for environmental stewardship on all levels of business – from green packaging and waste recovery efforts to land conservation work.”

Winner, The Philadelphia Inquirer’s Top Workplaces 2011

Small Company category —2011

The Inquirer, Philadelphia Daily News and surveyed companies in the Philadelphia region to determine the top 100.

Winner, Philadelphia Business Journal’s 7th Annual Best Places to Work

Medium Company category—2010

PBJ ranks the top 56 employers in the Delaware Valley according to scores given to the companies by their own employees.


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