Life Extension, MacuGuard Ocular Support with Astaxanthin, 60 Softgels5 Reviews
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0.18 lbs (0.08 kg)
- Product Code: LEX-18866
- UPC Code: 737870188667
- Package Quantity: 60 Softgels
- Dimensions: 1.8 x 1.8 x 3.5 in, 0.15 lbs (0.07 kg)
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- Foundation for Longer Life
- Dietary Supplement
Carotenoid Blend of Zeaxanthin, Lutein, C3G, Meso-Zeaxanthin Plus Astaxanthin
MacuGuard Ocular Support with Astaxanthin
Lutein is one of the major components of macular pigment and it is essential to proper vision. Eating large quantities of lutein and zeaxanthin-containing vegetables can help provide the nutritional building blocks necessary to maintain the structural integrity of the macula. It’s difficult, however, to increase systemic circulation of these important nutrients through food alone. Now there is an easier way to bolster your eye integrity.
MacuGuard Ocular Support contains phospholipids, which are an integral part of the cell membrane. In addition to mixing well with other important fat-soluble components of the eye such as lutein, phospholipids have been shown to help support efficient absorption of dietary lutein in the blood stream as well.
Phospholipids have been shown in scientific research to improve systemic circulation and accumulations of lutein in the retina of the eyes, making them a potent all-around weapon in your arsenal for eye health.
MacuGuard Ocular Support offers triple eye protection:
- Supports concentration of lutein in the eye.
- Supports efficient absorption of lutein in the blood stream.
- Phospholipids enhance lutein in the cell membrane.
- Supports zeaxanthin concentrations in eye.
- Provides meso-zeaxanthin which is difficult to obtain from dietary sources.
This formula provides ingredients that have been shown to protect healthy eyesight. Each capsule contains MacuGuard carotenoid phospholipid blend, which provides phospholipids, lutein, meso-zeaxanthin and trans-zeaxanthin, along with cyanidin-3-glucoside (C3G) from European black currant extract. The formula also contains astaxanthin, which when taken with other carotenoids has been shown to protect against free radical-induced DNA damage and may play a protective role against eye fatigue.
Read the entire label and follow the directions carefully prior to use.
Take one (1) softgel daily with or without food, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.
Based on scientific studies, this formula is enhanced with phospholipids to increase lutein absorption.
Soy lecithin, gelatin, safflower oil, extra virgin olive oil, glycerin, sunflower, soy fatty acids, purified water, beeswax, potato maltodextrin, annatto color.
- Keep out of reach of children.
- Do not exceed recommended dose.
- Do not purchase if outer seal is broken or damaged.
- When using nutritional supplements, please consult with your physician if you are undergoing treatment for a medical condition or if you are pregnant or lactating.
Store tightly closed in a cool, dry place.
|Serving Size: 1 Softgel|
|Serving Per Container:|
|Amount Per Serving||%Daily Value|
|MacuGuard Carotenoid Phospholipid Blend
Phospholipids, marigold extract (flower)
[Providing 10 mg free lutein,
4 mg meso-zeaxanthin & trans-zeaxanthin]
|Natural Astaxanthin (from C02 extract of
Haematococcus pluvialis algae)
|C3G (Cyanidin-3-glucoside) [from
European black current extract (fruit)]
|**Daily Value not established.|
iHerb Customer Reviews
Good: GREAT Value! Astaxanthin 6 mg, MESO-Zeaxanthin = GOOD, Lutein. BAD: Annatto color MAY cause allergies, but I believe the risk from Capsule or Tablet is small. Among 61 consecutive patients suffereing from chornic urticaria and/or angioneurotic oedema 56 patients were orally provoked by annatto extract during elimination diet. Same thing with Beeswax, probably OK from a capsule.
this is a great product! It was recommended to me by my mom and I am so glad I made the purchase. the ordering process is very simple online and the package came in perfect condition. Thank you!