SupplySide MarketPlace Report: Natural Zeaxanthin from Paprika

May 22, 2012

Unlike chemically synthesized zeaxanthin, OmniXan zeaxanthin is an excellent source of both vegetable carotenoids and antioxidant nutrients.

Further strengthening its ingredient portfolio for the eye health market, OmniActive Health Technologies (Morristown, NJ) officially launched OmniXan natural zeaxanthin from paprika at SupplySide MarketPlace. OmniXan According to OmniActive, zeaxanthin is a carotenoid pigment that scientific evidence indicates is important in reducing the risk of cataract formation and age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the two most prevalent chronic eye diseases in addition to general eye health and healthy vision. The company says that concentrating zeaxanthin pigments from a common food source, paprika, uniquely produces OmniXan’s natural zeaxanthin. Unlike chemically synthesized zeaxanthin, OmniXan zeaxanthin is an excellent source of both vegetable carotenoids and antioxidant nutrients.

OmniActive Health Technologies, Ltd