Solgar, Lutein Carotenoid Complex, 30 Veggie Caps
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Expiration Date: Jun 2017
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Shipping Weight: 0.42 lbs (0.19 kg)
- Product Code: SOL-01668
- UPC Code: 033984016682
- Package Quantity: 30 Veggie Caps
- Dimensions: 1.7 x 1.7 x 3.1 in, 0.25 lbs (0.11 kg)
Combo Discount: -$2.95
- Since 1947
- Supports Healthy Vision
- Antioxidant Protection for Eyes
- Gluten, Wheat & Dairy Free
- Suitable for Vegetarians
- Kosher Parve
- Dietary Supplement
Lutein is the principal carotenoid pigment found in the macula (the central area of the retina) in the healthy eye. Along with beta-carotene and naturally occurring zeaxanthin, this formulation nutritionally supports healthy vision and provides important antioxidant protection for the eyes.
As a dietary supplement for adults, take one (1) to two (2) vegetable capsules daily, preferably at mealtime, or as directed by a healthcare practitioner.
Vegetable cellulose, microcrystalline cellulose, titanium dioxide, vegetable magnesium stearate, caramel, vegetable glycerin, riboflavin.
Free Of: gluten, wheat, dairy, soy, yeast, sugar, sodium, artificial flavor, sweetener and preservatives.
If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication or have a medical condition, please consult your healthcare practitioner before taking any dietary supplement. Keep out of reach of children. Store in a cool, dry place. Do not use if outer bottle seal is missing, torn or damaged in any way.
|Serving Size: 1 Vegetable Capsule|
|Amount Per Serving||%DV|
|Vitamin A (100% natural beta-carotene)||2500 IU||50%|
|Lutein (from marigold [flower])||15 mg||**|
|Carotenoid Mix (alpha-carotene, lutein, zeaxanthin, cryptoxanthin)||29 mcg||**|
|**Daily Value (DV) not established|
iHerb Customer Reviews
The 1945+ post-war Baby Boom results in millions of people turning 65 in 2010+ ; a new 'senior' generation. Lutein has been proven to prevent the onset of the blinding condition Age-related Macular Degeneration (MD). Lutein should help us guys to 'see' into the future. Reading the label on Solgar Lutein, the sparse ingredients indicate the purity of this product compared to others on the market. An added bonus the capsules are vegetarian and not gelatine derived from bovine. This magnificent product has only one draw-back; an unpalatable flavor!
My husband has a chronic eye condition. The doctor suggested taking lutein of at least 10 mg per day. This has 15 mg which ensures he gets what he needs without taking two capsules (as with some) to get the minimum.