Vitalux-S Multivitamin/Multimineral AREDS Formula with 5mg Lutein 50 Time Release Caplets
Vitalux Vitalux-S Multivitamin/Multimineral AREDS Formula with 5mg Lutein 50 Time Release Caplets
If you have age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and you smoke, or if you recently quit smoking, beta-carotene-free Vitalux-S may be appropriate for you.
Vitalux-S is identical to the Vitalux AREDS formula, but without beta-carotene. Vitalux-S is specifically formulated for smokers and recent ex-smokers with the AREDS ingredients shown to delay the progression of age-related macular degeneration and maintain healthy vision.
Like Vitalux® AREDS, Vitalux®-S contains:
- Vitamins C and E, plus minerals zinc and copper.
- Lutein and zeaxanthin, with 10 mg of lutein per daily dose.
These statements have not been evaluated by Health Canada or the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Non-Medicinal Ingredients: Microcrystalline cellulose, hypromellose, vegetable stearic acid, vegetable magnesium stearate, calcium silicate, water, titanium dioxide, hydroxypropyl cellulose, polyethylene glycol, caramel colour, polysorbate 80, carnauba wax, ethyl vanillin, diacetylated monoglycerides, xanthan gum.
Contains no salt, gluten, lactose, artificial colours or flavours.
Precautions: Zinc zupplementation can cause copper deficiency. Consult a health care practitioner if experiencing decreased vision or if you are taking tetracyclines. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have cancer, cardiovascular disease or diabetes. May cause gastrointestinal distress. This product has come into contact with soy, fish and sulphites. Do not use this product if you are allergic to soy, fish or sulphites.