Harvard Health Letter

Ask the doctor: Supplements for age-related macular degeneration

Vitamin C, vitamin E, beta carotene, zinc, and copper appear to discourage the progression of age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Vitamin B supplements might reduce the risk of developing AMD. It's best to get the vitamins and antioxidants from food.

To continue reading this article you must be registered.

Get Licensed Content to Harvard Health

If you are interested in licensing content from Harvard Health Publications, please contact us using our online form. Our licensing and business development professionals will help you leverage consumer health content from Harvard Medical School as a clear differentiator in helping achieve your business goals.

Contact Us

Customer Log In