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Item: NWF528

  • Potent carotenoid antioxidant

  • Helps support immune system health

  • Vegetarian/vegan

4 mg 60 Veg Sgels

Retail $19.99
Save 39%
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Supplement Facts

Serving Size 1 Softgel

  Amount Per Serving % Daily Value
ZanthinĀ® Natural Astaxanthin(from Haematococcus pluvialis Extract) 4 mg *

* Daily Value not established.

Other ingredients: Vegetarian Softgel Capsule (modified corn starch, carrageenan, glycerin, water), Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Mixed Tocopherols and Rosemary Leaf Extract.

Mixed tocopherols from soy.

Suggested Usage: Take 1 softgel 1 to 2 times daily with food.

Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.

Do Not Eat Freshness Packet. Keep in Bottle.

Natural color variation may occur in this product.

  • Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, milk, egg, fish or shellfish ingredients.
  • Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
  • Non-GMO
  • Vegetarian/Vegan Formula
  • Veggie Softgels
  • Recyclable Container.

ZanthinĀ® is a registered trademark of Valensa International.

Shipping Weight

.10 lbs

  • Potent carotenoid antioxidant

  • Helps support immune system health

  • Vegetarian/vegan

Astaxanthin is a naturally occurring carotenoid that because of its unique structure, provides a wide range of antioxidant benefits. Astaxanthin can help to protect cell membranes against free radical attack and potentiates the action of other antioxidants like Vitamins E and C.

Terms and Ingredient Definitions

NOW Foods Astaxanthin Reviews

Summary of Customer Ratings & Reviews

Customer Ratings & Reviews

Astaxanthin is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 44.
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Just Ok Excellent price but I still prefer the Bioastin brand for astaxanthin.
Date published: 2017-03-04
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Sorry Notice that this has carageenan in it which is BAD news!
Date published: 2016-02-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from
Date published: 2015-03-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from
Date published: 2014-10-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I still testing it for a month & will find if this works the way I've expected.
Date published: 2014-08-13
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Product, not so good The product Astaxanthin suppose to be very good for the eyes. And it may be, but it didn't do a thing for my eyes. As a matter of fact I think my eyes got worse. The product was delivered in a timely manner and the packaging that the product was in was good.
Date published: 2014-08-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best deal Astaxanthin has been repeatedly helpful for strengthening my eyes.
Date published: 2014-07-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I still eat it
Date published: 2014-04-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Ultra Antioxidant!! This supplement has greatly improved the elasticity and quality of the skin around my eyes as well as the rest of my face and body. Definitely a keeper!
Date published: 2013-12-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A great antioxidant... I read that astaxanthin is a very powerful antioxidant and that you can also get this from krill but not in the amount that you get from taking it by itself. I feel good on this supplement and I believe that it aids in maintaining my good health. Add this to your daily regimen, It is worth it.
Date published: 2013-10-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Astaxanthin Articles that I have read indicate that Astaxanthin is a potent anti-oxident. At my age, I need all of the help I can get.
Date published: 2013-10-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Astaxanthin Great Skin! I have noticed an improvement in my skin tone since taking this! I really love Now Foods products.
Date published: 2013-09-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from good product This has helped my vision a great deal
Date published: 2013-09-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Buy I like this product because of quality, price and availability. Also like the dosage so I can take the recommended 8 mg/daily (per Dr.Mercola's website). An essential anti-oxidant for older people.
Date published: 2013-08-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great choice for Astaxanthin I've been taking Astaxanthin shortly after learning of its benefits years ago. I have taken the Swanson brand but and tried a Bio Astin 's Hawaiian brand, although they latter two brands are good, I have returned to reorder the Now Foods brand again. I like the fact that they use a olive oil, a veggie softgel and that it's gluten free.
Date published: 2013-08-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from customer I had heard a lot of good things about astaxanthin. I found it on swansons and ordered it. I have been using it for almost a year and I have seen good results.
Date published: 2013-06-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The source for Astaxanthin We have bought Astaxanthin from other sources and have paid as much a 3 times what Swanson charges and could not be happier we found this product here. Thank you.
Date published: 2013-06-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Value To keep your immune system strong, I highly recomend this product!
Date published: 2013-05-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from powerful antioxidant Astaxanthin is an antioxidant supplement that helps fight the signs of aging ,Astaxanthin is fantastic,most powerful antioxidant on the planet
Date published: 2013-05-29
Rated 4 out of 5 by from somewhat fishy (after)taste Except for the fishy (after) taste, it is effective
Date published: 2013-04-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from GOOD PRODUCT I have been using this product for about 3 years and I believe it works for my overall health.
Date published: 2013-03-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing Stuff I heard about this product about 2 years ago and decided to try it. I noticed visible results within a week. I researched its properties, then tried it. This particular brand leaves no after taste.
Date published: 2013-03-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Product This product has done amasing things for me, taking it every day is very rewarding health benifit. I'll continue to take this one. Can't beat the price.
Date published: 2013-03-02
Rated 4 out of 5 by from
Date published: 2012-12-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from
Date published: 2012-10-22
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