TABLE 14.2Referenced Data on Estimated Daily intake of Zeaxanthin

Zeaxanthin (mg/day)Zeaxanthin + Lutein (mg/day)Countryreference
0.3 United States Yeum et al. 1996
 2.5Holland Goldbohm et al. 1998
 2.7–3.1United States Tucker et al. 1999
 2.4–2.9Costa Rica El-Sohemy et al. 2002
0.4–5.2 Global Hartmann et al. 2004

From: Chapter 14, Biomolecular and Clinical Aspects of Chinese Wolfberry

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