Overview: This I Care-S formula contains a balanced blend of vitamins C and E with zinc, copper and lutein in a beta carotene free formula to help maintain healthy vision. The formulation is identical to the original AREDS (Age-Related Eye Disease Study) formulation without beta-carotene. It is also recommended for smokers or recent ex-smokers who have been diagnosed with age related macular degeneration (AMD).
Benefits: An eye vitamin/mineral supplement that helps delay progression of Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) and helps maintain healthy vision. Contains Lutein and Zeaxanthin helping to increase serum levels within the body. Lutein also will help increase macular pigment optical densities, which reduces the progression of AMD and helps maintain healthy vision. .
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) 250 mg
Vitamin E (d-alpha Tocopheryl Acetate) 200 IU / 134 mg AT
Copper (Copper HVP chelate) 1 mg
Zinc (Zinc Oxide) 40 mg
Lutein (Marigold flowering oleoresin (Tagetes erecta)) 5 mg
(Providing: Zeaxanthin 250 mcg)
Adults ≥ 19 years: Take 2 tablets daily with a meal containing oil/fat or as directed by a health care practitioner. Take a few hours before or after taking other medications.
Cautions & Restrictions
Zinc supplementation can cause copper deficiency. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have cancer, cardiovascular disease or diabetes. May cause gastrointestinal distress.