Blackmores lutein defence

Lutein Defence™

Supporting defence against free radical changes to the macula.

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Overview

Blackmores Lutein Defence™ is an antioxidant formula containing lutein and zeaxanthin that may help to defend against free radical damage in the macula.

Why use

  • May help to maintain a healthy macula
  • Contains antioxidant nutrients that may help defend against free radical changes to the macula
  • A percentage of sales from Lutein Defence™ supports Macular Degeneration NZ

The Blackmores difference

An eye formula containing both lutein and zeaxanthin to help support healthy eye function.

The body cannot produce lutein or zeaxanthin so they must be obtained from the diet or from supplementation.

Active ingredients per tablet

Lutein

Lutein

Lutein is a carotenoid nutrient that belongs to xanthophylls family. Xanthophylls are a group of plant pigments responsible for many of the bright coloured fruits and vegetables. Lutein is found in dark green leafy vegetables like spinach and kale.

Zeaxanthin

Zeaxanthin

Zeaxanthin is a carotenoid nutrient that belongs to xanthophylls family and is closely related to lutein. Xanthophylls are a group of plant pigments responsible for many of the bright coloured fruits and vegetables. Zeaxanthin is found in sweet corn, persimmons, orange capsicums and oranges.

Dosage

Adults – Take 1 tablet a day with a meal, or as professionally prescribed.

Children under 12 years – Only as professionally prescribed.

Contraindications and cautions

  • Always read the label
  • Use only as directed
  • If you have any pre-existing conditions, or are on any medications always talk to your health professional before use
  • Some products should be ceased at least two weeks before any elective surgery, please confirm with your health professional

Physical description

Small oval terracotta tablet.
DIETARY SUPPLEMENT. BLACKMORES AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND.