Lutein and Zeaxanthin are present in some foods including leafy green vegetables, such as kale, spinach and fruits such as tangerines and oranges.
Meso-Zeaxanthin, arguably the most powerful antioxidant of the three carotenoids is not generally found in our everyday diet and has only been detected in a small number of marine organs including shrimp and certain fish organs (particularly in the skin).
Each MACU-SAVE capsule contains approximately the same amount of;
Meso-Zeaxanthin equivalent to 10,000g Trout
Lutein equivalent to 126g Spinach
Zeaxanthin equivalent to 400g Tangerine
with 20 portions of the above
with 4 portions of the above
with 10 portions of the above
Lutein and Zeaxanthin are important nutrients that the body naturally deposits in the macula of the eye to create a protective layer known as macular pigment.
Lutein and Zeaxanthin are powerful antioxidants that work like internal sunglasses, protecting the macula from the damaging effects of blue light and oxidative stress₁₄.
The most researched lutein brand worldwide.1
126% increase in plasma lutein at 14 hours.3
The lutein brand clinically proven safe for use in infant nutrition5. The only lutein brand GRAS for infant formula.5
Over 20 years of proven safety and efficacy.
Stability allows for lower overages.4
Author of a patent showing how lutein naturally protects vulnerable eyes from blue light associated with computers, smart phones and sunlight (USA).6