Effects of Lutein Supplementation on Macular Pigment Optical Density and Visual Acuity in Patients with Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Effects of Lutein Supplementation on Macular Pigment Optical Density and Visual Acuity in Patients with Age-Related Macular Degeneration By: Gu¨nther Weigert, Semira Kaya, Berthold Pemp, Stefan Sacu, Michael Lasta, Rene´ Marcel Werkmeister, Nikolaus Dragostinoff, Christian Simader, Gerhard Garho¨fer, Ursula Schmidt-Erfurth, and Leopold Schmetterer The present study demonstrates that lutein supplementation increases MPOD, as assessed with…