Lutein has been shown in studies that taking 6 mg of lutein per day cuts the risk of macular degeneration by 48%.
Lutein, provided by Advanced Medical Nutrition, is extracted from Marigold flower petals, a potent natural source. In addition, each softgel provides significant amounts of natural zeaxanthin which is a structurally and functionally similar carotenoid.
Each softgel contains:
Lutein 6 mg
Zeaxanthin 300 mcg
1 I.U. vitamin E (d-alpha tocopherol)
One to two softgels daily with meals, or as directed by physician