Royal Numico N.V. ("Royal Numico") (Amsterdam: NUM) and Rexall Sundown, Inc. ("Rexall") (Nasdaq: RXSD) announced today that they had reached an agreement in principle to settle litigation pending in the Circuit Court of Palm Beach County, Florida brought on behalf of a class of Rexall shareholders against Rexall, Rexall's directors and an affiliate of Royal Numico.