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Viteyes AREDS 2 Advanced

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Viteyes® AREDS 2 Advanced contains the clinically effective formula tested by the National Eye Institute ("NEI") in its 2013 AREDS2 study. This quality formula uses natural vitamin E, FloraGLO® Lutein and OPTISHARP™ Zeaxanthin. In addition, Viteyes® AREDS 2 Advanced is formulated with 20 mg of bilberry, 25 mg of grape seed extract, and 25 mg of alpha-lipoic acid and additional zeaxanthin.

About AREDS 2:
Completed in 2013, AREDS 2 was a 5-year nationwide study sponsored by the National Eye Institute (NEI). The AREDS 2 study was a follow up on the original AREDS study. AREDS 2 resulted in the NEI's recommendation to revise the original AREDS formula to help further slow the progression of vision loss from AMD.* Viteyes® AREDS 2 Advanced is based on these findings and contains the following formula in 2 capsules daily:

Vitamin C - 500 mg
Vitamin E - 400 IU
Zinc - 25 mg - Lower Zinc!
Copper - 2 mg
FloraGLO® Lutein - 10 mg
OPTISHARP® Zeaxanthin - 3.5 mg
PLUS...
Selenium - 100 mcg
Bilberry Extract - 20 mg
Grape Seed Extract - 25 mg
Alpha-Lipoic Acid - 25 mg

What was the reason for the AREDS 2 study?
AREDS 2 analyzed the original AREDS formula from NEI's 2001 recommendation with and without beta-carotene. This was due to the concern of an increased risk of lung cancer for smokers and former smokers taking beta-carotene. The AREDS 2 study also researched adding lutein and zeaxanthin.

What were the results of the AREDS 2 study?
Omit high doses of Beta-Carotene, Add Lutein & Zeaxanthin: AREDS 2 participants who took lutein and zeaxanthin and no beta-carotene reduced their risk of developing advanced stages of AMD by compared to those in AREDS 2 who took the original AREDS supplement with beta-carotene. As a result, the NEI's AREDS 2 suggests modifying the AREDS formula by omitting beta-carotene and adding lutein and zeaxanthin.

Zinc Levels: “In the original AREDS study, the dose for zinc was set high (80 mg) because a previous small trial had found that high-dose zinc was beneficial for AMD. However, some nutritionists were concerned the dose was too high.”* The AREDS 2 study tested zinc at 80 mg and 25 mg. The results showed that when lowering zinc there was “no statistically significant effect on progression to advanced AMD.”**

FloraGLO LuteinOptiSharp Zeaxanthin



*NEI website 2013. AREDS 2 Media Q&A http://www.nei.nih.gov/areds2/MediaQandA.asp
**AREDS2 Research Group. "Lutein/Zeaxanthin and Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Age-Related Macular Degeneration. The Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 (AREDS2) Controlled Randomized Clinical Trial." JAMA, published online May 5, 2013.

About Beta-Carotene:
High doses of beta-carotene have been shown to increase the risk of lung cancer among smokers. Viteyes® AREDS 2 Advanced was originally developed for smokers and former smokers.

Viteyes® AREDS 2 Advanced contains the benefit of FloraGLO® Lutein and OPTISHARP™ Zeaxanthin. These carotenoids are found in the eye and are not made by the body and can only be obtained in your diet or supplements. Lutein is an antioxidant carotenoid found in fruits and green leafy vegetables as well as the macular region of the healthy retina. Zeaxanthin however it is much more concentrated in the center part of the macula compared to lutein.

Viteyes® AREDS 2 Advanced is made with Natural Vitamin E.

Viteyes® AREDS 2 Advanced comes in a 180 easy to swallow capsule (3 month supply) bottle. To ensure and maintain the maximum level of purity and potency, Viteyes® is formulated using only the highest quality ingredients.

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Recommended Use: One capsule, twice daily with meals.

Viteyes® AREDS 2 Advanced
Supplemental Facts
Serving Size: 2 Capsules
Servings Per Container: 90 
 
   
Per Capsule

Per Day ( 2 capsules)

    Amount %DV   Amount %DV

Vitamin C (as Ascorbic Acid)
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Vitamin E (as Natural d-Alpha Tocopheryl Succinate)
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Zinc (as Zinc Oxide)
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Selenium (as Selenomethionine)
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Copper (as Cupric Oxide)

 

250 mg
___________

200 IU

___________

12.5 mg
___________

100 mcg
___________

1 mg

417%
___________

667%

___________

83%
___________

143%
___________

50%

 

500 mg
___________

400 IU

___________

25 mg
___________

200 mcg
___________

2 mg

833%
___________

1333%

___________

167%
___________

286%
___________

100%

       
 
   

FloraGLO® Lutein (from marigold flower)
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OPTISHARP® Zeaxanthin
___________________________________

Bilberry Standardized Extract (fruit)
___________________________________

Grape Seed Standardized Extract
___________________________________

Alpha-Lipoic Acid

 

5 mg

___________

1.75 mg
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20 mg
___________

25 mg
___________

25 mg

*

___________

*
___________

*
___________

*
___________

*

 

10 mg

___________

3.5 mg
___________

40 mg
___________

50 mg
___________

50 mg

*

___________

*
___________

*
___________

*
___________

*

*Daily value (DV) not established      
 
   
Other ingredients: Gelatin, cellulose, magnesium stearate, silica, and calcium silicate.
 
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