ICaps AREDS Formula Softgels
Eye Vitamin & Mineral Supplement. AREDS (The antioxidant and zinc ingredients used in the Age-Related Eye Disease Study [AREDS]) formula. Helps preserve healthy vision. Just 2 softgels per day. Lactose free. ICaps Eye Vitamin & Mineral Supplement AREDS formula contains the same antioxidant and zinc levels used in the National Eye Institute's Age-Related Eye Disease Study (AREDS) (Age-Related Eye Disease Study Research Group. Archives of Ophthalmology, 2001; 119:1417-1436). AREDS is a ground-breaking, 10-year clinical study that proved the benefit of these high-potency antioxidant and zinc ingredients in certain patients at risk. It is important to note that the high-potency vitamin C, vitamin E and zinc ingredient levels found in ICaps AREDS formula generally can be obtained only by supplementation and not through diet alone. Developed by Alcon, the global leader in eye care products. ICaps Eye Vitamin & Mineral Supplement AREDS formula is developed by Alcon, the world-wide leader in eye care. Each ICaps AREDS formula Softgel is made of high quality ingredients and meets the rigorous quality-control standards of Alcon. Alcon is involved in research studying the potential positive effects of antioxidants and other ingredients on preserving healthy vision. Specific lifestyle considerations such as smoking should be considered when choosing the proper ICaps formulation. (This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.)
Other Ingredients: Bovine Gelatin (Water Buffalo), Glycerin (Glycerol), Soybean Oil, Coconut Oil, Corn Oil, Lecithin (Soybean), Vegetable Glycerides, Beeswax, Polyunsaturated Oils, Caramel, Titanium Dioxide, FD&C Red 40 Lake, Oxalic Acid, Metal Salts, Dl-Alpha-Tocopherol, FD&C Yellow 6 Lake, Cuprous Oxide.
Serving Size: 1softgel
Servings Per Container: 120
Servings Per Container:
Variation: per day 2 softgels
|Nutrient||Amount per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Total Carbohydrate||0.5g||-1 %|
|Ascorbic Acid||226mg||377 %|
|Zinc Oxide||34.8mg||232 %|
|Dl-alpha Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E)||200IU||667 %|
|Beta Carotene (Vitamin A)||14320IU||286 %|
|Cupric Oxide||0.8mg||40 %|
|Total Carbohydrate||1g||-1 %|
|Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)||452mg||753 %|
|Zinc Oxide||69.6mg||464 %|
|Dl-alpha Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E)||400IU||1333 %|
|Beta Carotene (Vitamin A)||28640IU||573 %|
|Cupric Oxide||1.6mg||80 %|
Adult Intake: Two Softgels per day: 1 in the morning and 1 in the evening with meals or as directed by your physician. Keep tightly closed in a dry place at controlled room temperature.
Softgels should be consumed whole. Do not consume damaged softgels. Keep out of reach of children. Food supplementation should not be used as a substitute for a varied diet. Do not use if the safety seal under the cap is broken or missing.