What Is It?
This comprehensive formula brings together proanthocyanidins, amino acids, vitamin C and carotenoids to provide exceptional protection against free radical damage in retinal tissue.
N-acetyl-cysteine (NAC) and reduced glutathione, promoting optimal glutathione concentrations for important antioxidant protection of the lens of the eye.
Bilberry extract, containing anthocyanidins shown to moderate visual fatigue and to improve light to dark adjustments.
Grape seed extract, also containing powerful anthocyanidins for enhanced antioxidant potential in the retina.
Lutein and zeaxanthin, the only two carotenoids found in the macula.
Mixed carotenoids, providing lutein and zeaxanthin, as well as other carotenoids for antioxidant support.The antioxidant activity provides optimal protection of the macula from light.
Vitamin C, additional antioxidant support shown to maintain ocular health.
Uses For Macular Support Formula
Macular Support: Macular Support Formula is a combination of powerful antioxidants and botanicals designed to protect and support the macula, the central area of the retina responsible for sharp vision.
What Is The Source?
This product contains n-acetyl-l-cysteine (free-form) (synthetically produced); reduced glutathione (free-form) (produced via glucose fermentation); bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus) extract (standardized to contain 25% anthocyanosides); grape (Vitis vinifera ) seed extract (standardized to 92% oligomeric proanthocyanidins); lutein (FloraGLO ? ) (from marigold flower extract); zeaxanthin (synthetically produced); beta carotene (derived from Blakeslea trispora ); lycopene (derived from natural tomato concentrate); vitamin C (as ascorbic acid) and vitamin C (as ascorbyl palmitate) (from corn dextrose fermentation and palm oil).
is a registered trademark of Kemin Industries, Inc.
Zeaxanthin is sourced from OPTISHARPTM brand.Inc.
Are There Any Potential Side Effects Or Precautions?
If pregnant or lactating, consult your physician before taking this product.overload, a history of kidney stones, or kidney failure.
Are There Any Potential Drug Interactions?
Vitamin C may react with mixed amphetamines (a specific amphetamine combination used to treat narcolepsy and attention deficit disorder) and blood thinning medications.
Pure Encapsulations recommends 2-4 capsules per day, in divided doses, with meals.
Formulated with more lutein and zeaxanthin