What are the benefits of taking MIRTO+?

Because of the ingredients found in MIRTO+, it is recommended for maintaining eye "health". In addition, the formulation in MIRTO+ contains carotenoids that you may not be able to achieve through diet alone.

Are the ingredients in Super Lutein Mirto+ different from those in Super Lutein?

Apart from the ingredients mentioned below, the rest of the ingredients are the same as those found in Super Lutein:

  • Algal oil (DHA)
  • Carrageenan
  • Rosemary extract
  • Ascorbyl palmitate
  • MIRTO+ formula does not contain any fish essence
  • Beef-origin gelatin (for making softgel) in Super Lutein is replaced by modified corn starch in MIRTO+

Apart from the ingredients, is there anything else different about MIRTO+?

The recommended daily intake for MIRTO+ is 4 a day and is in an oval shape. Super Lutein has a recommended daily intake of 3 a day in and are in a tear-drop shape.

What would happen if I take more than the recommended 4 soft gels?

There are no reports of adverse reactions due to large intakes of MIRTO+. However, NPUSA does not recommend taking more than 4 a day.

How long is the shelf life of MIRTO+?

Shelf life is two years after the date of manufacturing.

Where and how should I store my MIRTO+?

Please store in a cool dry place and avoid direct sunlight. If the capsules are exposed to high temperature, the capsules may melt. If the capsules are exposed to high humidity, capsules may stick to one another.

What is Mirtoselect?

Mirtoselect refers to Indena’s standardized bilberry extract. It is made only from fresh bilberry fruits that grow wild in rugged, hilly places in central and northern Europe. Bilberry is harvested when they are ripe between the months of July to September with thorough quality control.

What is Mirtogenol?

It is an ingredient containing bilberry extract and pine bark extract.

Is it safe for children to take MIRTO+?

Please consult your physician or family doctor before giving any supplements to your children.

Is it safe to take MIRTO+ and Super Lutein at the same time? Are there any side effects?

There are no worries of overdose if both supplements are taken within their suggested daily dosage. However, there may be a possibility of yellowish discoloration to the skin (carotenodermia). We strongly recommend you do not consume MIRTO+ and Super Lutein together. Choose either supplement and consume within recommended dosage.

Can I take MIRTO+ while taking prescription medication?

As always, you should consult with your physician before adding anything new to your health program if you are taking prescription drugs. If you have any concerns, please consult with your family doctor or pharmacist beforehand.

Is the Vitamin E (soybean d-alpha Tocopherol) found in MIRTO+ safe?

When the vitamin E is isolated from the soybean oil, it is purified. During the purification process, other parts of the soybean plant are left out. The “other parts” means the flavonoids (phytoestrogens and isoflavones plus other food allergens) are removed and separated from the vitamin E. So, yes, the Vitamin E found in MIRTO+ is safe.

How much soy bean oil content is in this product, and how can it affect those with allergies to soy products?

The vitamin is derived from soybean oil cake, which are the remnants after removing all the oil. There are no proteins in the extract, meaning the extract will not trigger allergies.

The label shows that this product contains African Palm Oil, and this ingredient is said to contain plenty of saturated fats. Is it safe to consume this?

Palm oil is the source of Alpha-carotene and Beta-carotene. The product only contains roughly 3mg of palm oil in the formula (note that this number does not mean it is comprised entirely of saturated fats). The amount found in nutritional supplements is negligible, and is safe to consume.