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VisiVite upgrades dry eye nutritional

September 17, 2014

Vitamin Science Inc. announced in a press release the availability of the eye health supplement, Dry Eye Relief TG-1000.

According to Paul Krawitz, MD, president and founder of VisiVite parent company, Vitamin Science, the original dry eye supplement has been improved with higher levels of the triglyceride form of omega-3 fatty acids.

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VisiVite upgrades dry eye nutritional

September 17, 2014
Vitamin Science Inc. announced in a press release the availability of the eye health supplement, Dry Eye Relief TG-1000.According to Paul Krawitz…
In the Journals

Anti-VEGF plus omega-3 decreases vitreal VEGF-A in AMD patients

August 27, 2014
The combination of omega-3 supplements and anti-VEGF treatment lowered vitreous vascular endothelial growth factor A levels in patients with wet…

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August 21, 2014
Even while on vacation (visiting my son in Kauai), I try to get caught up on some educational reading. I just happened along an article on the…
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