Life Extension, Super Zeaxanthin, with Lutein, Meso-Zeaxanthin Plus Astaxanthin and C3G, 60 Softgels (Discontinued Item)5 Reviews
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0.12 lbs (0.05 kg)
- Product Code: LEX-16866
- UPC Code: 737870168669
- Package Quantity: 60 Softgels
- Dimensions: 1.8 x 1.8 x 3.3 in, 0.1 lbs (0.05 kg)
- Important Note:
This product has been discontinued and replaced by LEX-18866.
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- Foundation for Longer Life
- Protects Ocular Functions
- Dietary Supplement
By absorbing blue light, carotenoids protect delicate photoreceptor cells in the retina’s macula from light damage. The density of your macular pigment (composed of lutein, zeaxanthin and meso-zeaxanthin) is essential to proper vision. These carotenoids act as antioxidants and protect the macula from damage by photo-initiated oxidative stress. Unfortunately, this density declines naturally over time. Some aging people also lose their ability to convert lutein into meso-zeaxanthin inside their macula.
Eating lots of lutein- and zeaxanthin-containing vegetables can help maintain the structural integrity of the macula. However, since meso-zeaxanthin is not part of the typical diet, it cannot be replaced except in supplement form.
This Super Zeaxanthin formula provides clinically proven doses of all three carotenoids to help protect your precious eyesight, plus an additional carotenoid, astaxanthin, to help fight eye fatigue.
Astaxanthin, found in the red algae called Haematococcus pluvialis, when taken with other carotenoids has been shown to protect against free radical-induced DNA damage, repair UVA-irradiated cells, and inhibit inflammatory cell infiltration. Astaxanthin also helps support vascular health within the eye and improves visual acuity. Astaxanthin may play a preventative role in eye fatigue. Human clinical trials by Japanese scientists demonstrated that astaxanthin is effective in reducing bleary-eye feeling, a tendency toward irritation, and preventing eye strain.
The Super Zeaxanthin formula also includes C3G (Cyanidin-3-gluco-side),a cutting-edge berry flavonoid compound that helps to stimulate regeneration of rhodopsin. Rhodopsin is a compound in the eyes that absorbs light in the retina. As rhodopsin dramatically declines over time, it leads to a progressive loss of night vision. By helping to maintain rhodopsin, C3G helps to support night vision.
With its special combination of ingredients that targets eye strain and protects visual acuity day and night, Super Zeaxanthin with Lutein, Meso-Zeaxanthin Plus Astaxanthin and C3G is a serious, comprehensive eye health formula.
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. Super Zeaxanthin with Lutein, Meso-Zeaxanthin Plus Astaxanthin and C3G contains natural extracts of bioavailable zeaxanthin, lutein, meso-zeaxanthin, astaxanthin, and C3G.
Gelatin, olive oil, glycerin, beeswax, purified water, sunflower lecithin, safflower oil, 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|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|OptiLut, LuteinPlus and MZ [Marigold (Tagetes erecta) extract (flower) (free lutein equivalent 10 mg)]||38 mg||**|
|Zeaxanthin & Meso-zeaxanthin blend
[Paprika (Capsicum annuum) extract (fruit), OptiLut, LuteinPlus and MZ Marigold (Tagetes erecta) extract (flower)]
|Natural Astaxanthin (from CO2 extract of Haematococcus pluvialis algae)||6 mg||**|
|C3G (Cyanidin-3-glucoside) [from European black currant (Ribes nigrum) extract (fruit)]||2.2 mg||**|
|**Daily Value not established.|