This formula was designed for overall retinal and eye health, and for people with Stargardt's Disease in mind interested in an antioxidant eye formula without any added Vitamin A or betacarotene.
Animal studies have shown that, for people with Stargardt's Disease, taking excessive amounts of vitamin A and beta carotene could promote the additional accumulation of lipofuscin, as well a toxic vitamin A derivative called A2E.***
Serving Size 5 capsules
Servings per container 30
Amount Per Serving% DV
Vitamin C (as ascorbic acid) 500 mg 833%
Zinc (as zinc mono-l-methionine) 40 mg 267%
Copper (as gluconate) 2 mg 100%
Alpha Lipoic Acid 150 mg*
Grape Seed Extract 300 mg*
Lycopene (from tomato) 3000 mcg*
Taurine 750 mg*
Astaxanthin 5 mg*
Green Tea Extract (leaf) 300 mg*
Bilberry Extract (fruit) 150 mg*
CoQ-10 100 mg*
N-Acetyl L-Cysteine 200 mg*
Lutein 6,000 mcg*
*Daily Values not established
Recommended Dosage: 5 capsules per day with meals (best divided among meals).
This formula is vegetarian, kosher, Halal, non-GMO, non-irradiated, gluten and allergen free
** These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
***ABCA4 Gene Mutations in Japanese Patients with Stargardt Disease and Retinitis Pigmentosa. Takehiro Fukui et al, Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 2002;43:2819-2824.