Astaxanthin is an antioxidant and a carotenoid that has potential benefits in Alzheimer's disease
, Parkinson's disease
, stroke, high cholesterol
, and an eye condition called age related macular degeneration
It is also used for preventing cancer and sunburns. However, currently, evidence regarding its benefits in these conditions is insufficient.
This medication is a vitamin, prescribed for anemia due to vitamin C deficiency.
This medication is an essential trace element, prescribed as a dietary supplement.