Why does VisiVite use FloraGLO Lutein in its AREDS 2 Formulas?

FloraGLO is the world’s most stable and bioavailable form of lutein, and is the premium brand that is used in all of VisiVite’s AREDS 2 Formulas for the support of Age-Related Macular Degeneration. For more information about VisiVite’s Professional Formulas for Ocular Nutrition, visit https://www.visivite.com/premier-macular-health-eye-vitamins.html.

Lutein and zeaxanthin: Protecting vision from the inside

Evidence continues to mount revealing the important role that the carotenoids lutein and zeaxanthin play in eye health and visual performance. Lutein and zeaxanthin, which are often derived from Marigold flowers, act a lot like sunglasses do by helping to protect against light-induced oxidative damage. Three different studies examined the long-term effects and the function […]

National Eye Institute announces AREDS2 Results

The AREDS2 results were published May 5, 2013 by the National Eye Institute in JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association. Based upon the results, Dr. Krawitz recommends that you change to VisiVite AREDS2 Plus+ Gold Formula¬†when you are finished taking your current VisiVite supplement. The publication of these results can be found here: […]

Free lutein is absorbed at a higher rate than lutein esters

A recent study revealed that the human body absorbs free lutein at a higher rate than it does lutein esters.