Bausch & Lomb PreserVision® with Lutein is a high potency antioxidant supplement with select vitamins and minerals at levels that are well above those found in ordinary multivitamins and generally cannot be attained through diet alone. Bausch & Lomb PreserVision® with Lutein is based on the PreserVision AREDS formula, with the Vitamin A (beta-carotene) replaced with Lutein. Clinical studies suggest that Lutein plays an essential role in maintaining healthy central vision by protecting against free radical damage and filtering blue light.** Lutein is a carotenoid found in dark leafy green vegetables such as spinach. Lutein is highly concentrated in the macula, the part of the eye responsible for central vision. Bausch and Lomb PreserVision Lutein brand contains 5 mg of FloraGlo Lutein per soft gel, which gives you 10 mg of lutein per day. Bausch & Lomb is committed to research and leadership in ocular nutritionals. This product is Vitamin A (beta-carotene) free. **These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.