Ocular nutritional supplements: are their ingredients and manufacturers' claims evidence-based?

@article{Yong2015OcularNS,
  title={Ocular nutritional supplements: are their ingredients and manufacturers' claims evidence-based?},
  author={Jennifer J Yong and Ingrid U. Scott and Paul B Greenberg},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2015},
  volume={122 3},
  pages={
          595-9
        }
}
PURPOSE To compare ingredients contained in top-selling brands of ocular nutritional supplements with the Age-Related Eye Disease Study (AREDS) and AREDS2 formulae and investigate the validity of claims made by manufacturers of leading brands of ocular nutritional supplements. DESIGN Descriptive. PARTICIPANTS None. METHODS We examined the 5 top-selling brands of ocular nutritional supplements in the United States according to dollar sales tracked by SymphonyIRI (Waltham, MA) from June… CONTINUE READING
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