By taking two soft gels per day, you can receive the benefits of the six nutrients that the AREDS 2 study proved were beneficial to eye health. The six are vitamin C (500mg), vitamin E (400 IU), lutein (10mg)/zeaxanthin (2mg), zinc (80mg zinc oxide) and copper (2mg cupric oxide).
According to the manufacturer, Bausch + Lomb, this supplement is the only commercially available one in the United States that exactly matches the AREDS 2 formula.
The new PreserVision AREDS 2 formula is available at food, drug and mass retailers nationwide. Always consult an eye care professional before using any AREDS or AREDS 2 supplement.