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Lutein Supplementation Slows Visual Loss in Adults with Retinitis Pigmentosa

Posted Aug 10 2010 10:17am 1 Comment
  Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) is a common form of retinal degeneration. This disorder causes a progressive loss of photoreceptor cells in the eye and can eventually lead to blindness. Daily intake of 15,000 IU of vitamin A palmitate is known to reduce the progression of the disease and can sometimes postpone blindness for many years. [...]
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hello, I'm interested that the drug so far proved most successful in the treatment retinopathie pigmentosa in children, how many actually slows the disease itself? thanks!
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