Lutein - 40mg | GNC

Natural Brand™ Lutein - 40mg


Item # 708020


Product Information


Supports eye health

An important carotenoid present in the macula or central area of the retina, lutein helps maintain eye health.*

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As a dietary supplement, take one softgel capsule daily.


Consult your physician prior to using this product if you are pregnant, nursing or taking medication, or have a medical condition. Discontinue use two weeks prior to surgery. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

Other Ingredients

Soybean Oil, Corn Oil, Gelatin, Glycerin, Soy Lecithin, Titanium Dioxide, Carmine Color
Potency verified by GNC Procedure #5296.
Conforms to USP <2091> for weight. Meets USP <2040> disintegration.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size  1 Capsule
Servings Per Container  30

Amount Per Serving     % DV

Calories 5  
  Calories from Fat 5  

Total Fat 0.5g   1%

Lutein  40 mg   **
Zeaxanthin  1 mg   **

** Daily Value (DV) not established.


4.5 / 5.0
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for good eye care
they need to put more in the bottle
November 8, 2017
1 year ago
Good product
It's a good product, but it seems to be constantly out of stock
August 22, 2017
11 months ago
very good
It is very good for my eyes. Thank you very much for GNC.
July 25, 2016
Good products
I bought this for my Dad, who is 78. His eyesight becomes poorer and poorer. We think this product is useful and could help and slow down the problem.
July 22, 2015
good for vision
I took this product daily for my eye.

It's very good
April 28, 2015
good product
very useful product that protect the eye during long hours in front of the computer monitor
January 15, 2015
I would buy this product again and again
eat with herbal plus bilberry plus lutein everyday
August 24, 2014
I have been using this product for long
My doctor suggested me to take lutein about 10 years ago when I first time got eyes problem. I take it every day and get better.
December 16, 2013
Quality product
My parents use computers a lot and they take GNC lutein every day. They like the product and feel good after regular use of it for about one year. I would recommend the product to those with intensive use of computers.
December 16, 2013
Great item, reasonable price.
Daily use, one a day.
keep good vision.
March 14, 2013
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Is this 100% natural?
A shopper on Jul 8, 2016
What's the difference between 20 mg
60 Capsules and 30 Softgel Capsules? Thanks.
A shopper on Feb 23, 2013
BEST ANSWER: The softgel capsules contain 40mg of lutein each. They are gluten free, dairy free and yeast free. They do contain gelatin. The capsules contain 20mg of lutein each. They also have no gluten, no dairy and no yeast. They also contain gelatin.
How much lutein(40mg) should I take per day, and before eat or after eat foods? I am 40 years old, and have a macular degeneration. Thanks
A shopper on Feb 3, 2013
BEST ANSWER: Take one capsule daily, it does not matter when.
is useful for teenagers that have close eye sight?
A shopper on Nov 12, 2012
BEST ANSWER: Lutein will not cure or improve near-sightedness. However, it may prevent further degeneration of the eyes; several studies show that it may help prevent macular degeneration, cataracts and photophobia.
My friend sent me 3 bottles of GNC Lutein and i opened one last evening, it's really smelly, just like something spoiled. I don't know it's a quality problem or not, please help me to confirm it. Thanks!
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A shopper on Aug 9, 2012
BEST ANSWER: Lutein, is a naturally-occurring pigment made by certain types of microorganisms and plants. According to reviews by users it has both a terrible taste and smell. So I don't think it's a quality issue with your product, just the normal odor.
the best product for thinning hair in menopausal women?
A shopper on Aug 24, 2012
BEST ANSWER: No, this product is designed to promote eye health.
Why does this product have to be in a softgel? Bought in for years in the "leaf" form with no added stuff. Who needs all that?
A shopper on Mar 31, 2012
BEST ANSWER: The softgels probably offer fuller benefits than the dried leaves. The lutein contained in the supplements is still found in leaves of kale, collard greens, spinach and similar food items.
is there capsule of Lutein packed in 20mg?
I bought one bottle of this product from, but the print of the bottle is something different compare with the bottle on show on GNC web. Is the factory change the print a little?
Is it true for lotNo./Best by 1101BM7048 02/14 by GNC?
A shopper on Mar 29, 2012
BEST ANSWER: The Natural Brand Lutein has 40mg of Lutein, which means that it may not suit your needs.
My mother has diabetes,though not severe,so can she takes this? Thanks.
A shopper on Jan 12, 2010
BEST ANSWER: There is nothing in this product that is contraindicated in a person with diabetes. I recommend lutein and other vision supportive suppliments to all my patients with diabetes. As anything you do to improve the health of vision will have a direct positive effect on the overall neurologic health.
What's the expiration date for this item? How long can it be kept? Thanks
YuYen C on May 17, 2016