What is AREDS Eye Vitamins?

Category: Supplements

Most popular types: EVOA Dry Eye Formula

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The Age-Related Eye Disease Study (AREDS) - sponsored by the Federal government's National Eye Institute - has found that taking high levels of antioxidants and zinc can reduce the risk of developing advanced age-related macular degeneration (AMD) by about 25 percent.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
0
None
5

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with AREDS Eye Vitamins

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking AREDS Eye Vitamins

Dosage Patients
1 tablet(s) three times daily 1

Duration

Currently taking AREDS Eye Vitamins

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 4
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 4
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 2
< $25 3
Not specified 0
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1 patient evaluation for AREDS Eye Vitamins

Oct 22, 2013 (Started Nov 18, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 tab(s) Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 19, 2013 (Started Nov 18, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2 tab(s) Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jun 11, 2010 (Started Nov 18, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 tab(s) Daily
Advice & Tips: being taken because of a history of macular degeneration in family
Cost: < $25 monthly

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