Beta Carotene Oceanic
Solgar Natural Source Oceanic Beta Carotene 7mg. D. salina, an oceanic single cell algae. Also includes other naturally occuring carotenoids such as Zeaxanthin, cryptoxanthin, lutein and alpha carotene. Contains 37mg of mixed carotenoids per capsule. An antioxidant that is needed for skin & tissue maintenance & repair. Eye health, enhanced immunity, gastro intestinal ulcers, colds & flu. 60 softgels
RRP $34.90, healthy.co.nz price $27.95.
Vitamin A is a powerful antioxidant which may help neutralise cell-damaging free radicals. Used for skin problems, immunity, gastrointestinal ulcers, the proper formation of bones and teeth, helps protect against colds and flu. This supplement can help in the prevention of night blindness and other eye problems, as well as some skin disorders such as acne. It helps enhance immunity, may heal gastrointestinal ulcers, protect against epithelial tissue maintenance and repair. Vitamin A acts as an antioxidant, which helps protect the cells against cancer and other diseases. This important vitamin also slows the aging process. Protein cannot be utilised by the body without enough of this nutrient. When food containing beta carotene is consumed, it is converted to vitamin A in the liver. Beta carotene aids in cancer prevention. According to recent reports, no vitamin overdose can occur with beta carotene, although the skin may turn slightly yellow orange in colour with excessive dosage.
Take one capsule daily, preferably at mealtime. Do not exceed directions for use.
Beta Carotene, the safest way to supplement the diet with Vitamin A. It is a powerful antioxidant which may help neutralise cell-damaging free radicals. It can help in skin conditions such as acne, enhances immunity, may heal gastrointestinal ulcers, protects against pollution and cancer formation and is needed for epithelial tissue maintenance and repair. It is needed for epithelial tissue maintenance and repair. It is important for the formation of bones and teeth, aids in fat storage, protects against colds, influenza and infections. You cannot overdose with beta carotene, however the skin may turn yellow orange colour.
Each soft gel capsule provides: Safflower oil, capsule shell (gelatin, glycerin), natural Source Mixed Carotenoids 37mg (as D. Salina prep., olive oil) Providing: beta Carotene 7mg, Alpha carotene 259 ug, Other carotenoids 148 ug (cryptoxanthin, zeaxanthin, lutein) Thickener = yellow beeswax.
Keep out of reach of children. It is said that diabetics should avoid beta carotene as should hypothyroid individuals, because they cannot convert beta carotene to vitamin A. If unsure, seek professional advice before self prescribing.