[Vitamins for prevention of age related macular degeneration: efficacy and risk].

  • S. Cohen
  • Published 2006 in Bulletin de la Societe belge d'ophtalmologie

Abstract

Nutritional theories have been greatly strengthened by the results of the AREDS study, showing efficiency of high doses of beta-carotene, vitamin C and E, and Zinc to prevent severe forms of age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Despite an excellent tolerance of these high doses, some concerns have been expressed about potential side-effects of non… (More)

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@article{Cohen2006VitaminsFP, title={[Vitamins for prevention of age related macular degeneration: efficacy and risk].}, author={S. Cohen}, journal={Bulletin de la Societe belge d'ophtalmologie}, year={2006}, volume={301}, pages={33-6} }