Blackmores Lutein Defence

Lutein Defence™

An antioxidant formula that supports macular health and healthy eye function.

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Blackmores Lutein Defence™ contains lutein and zeaxanthin, that help reduce free radical damage and support eye health.

In the eye, lutein and zeaxanthin filter (high energy) blue light.

Why use

  • Maintains eye macula and retina health
  • Maintains healthy eye function
  • Source of antioxidants

The Blackmores difference

Lutein and zeaxanthin are deposited in the retina of the macula. Lutein and zeaxanthin are needed to maintain the density of the macula.

They cannot be manufactured by the body so they must be obtained from the diet.

Active ingredients per tablet



Lutein is a carotenoid nutrient that belongs to xanthophylls family. Xanthophylls are a group of plant pigments responsible for many of the bright coloured fruits and vegetables. Lutein is found in dark green leafy vegetables like spinach and kale.



Zeaxanthin is a carotenoid nutrient that belongs to xanthophylls family and is closely related to lutein. Xanthophylls are a group of plant pigments responsible for many of the bright coloured fruits and vegetables. Zeaxanthin is found in sweet corn, persimmons, orange capsicums and oranges.


Adults – Take 1 tablet a day with a meal, or as professionally prescribed.

Children under 12 years – Only as professionally prescribed.

Contraindications and cautions

Always read the label. Use only as directed. If symptoms persist, see your healthcare professional. Supplements may only be of assistance if dietary intake is inadequate.

Physical description

Small oval terracotta tablet.
Always read the label. Follow the directions for use.

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Would you please provide the complete ingredient table of “Lutein Defence™”(not only active ingredient,but also other ingredient),thank you very much.
xinyi 29 Jul 2018
Is this FloraGlo Lutein ? or Lutein Ester?
James 28 Aug 2017
I was wondering why you don't have Meso-Zeaxanthin in this product. I was looking for a product with this as well but I cant find it in Australia? I wanted
Meso-Zeaxanthin 10mg Lutein 10mg Zeaxanthin 2mg
Greg 20 Jan 2017
Hello, i have been staying up late and using computer a lot so i bought the lutein defense. But i am only 18 years old so i would like to know if is completely suitable for me to use this product everyday or i should just use it once every 2 days? Thank you!!
Hey! I would like to know if this product is suit for the pregnant woman? And what about 6 years old child? Thank you very much!
Susan 19 Aug 2016
How small is this tablet? Is it as small as the discontinued Lutein Vision?

My ninety-nine year old mother is unable to swallow the larger tablets. For years she used to take the Lutein Vision which was a small capsule and easy for her to swallow. This now limits our choices.

The larger capsules like the Lutein Advanced are too large for her to swallow. Many vitamins are becoming larger and becoming a potential choking hazard. We are disappointed to find the Lutein VIsion has been discontinued.
Lily 20 May 2016
Is this product still unavailable? I have seen it in a local chemist outlet.
Clare 14 Feb 2016
What is the difference between Lutein defence and Lutein vision advance?
daniel 22 Jan 2016