Part Used

Haematococcus pluvialis

Country of Origin


What is Astaxanthin for?

Astaxanthin is a naturally-occurring carotenoid found in algae, shrimp, lobster, crab and salmon. Carotenoids are pigment colors that occur in nature and support good health. Astaxanthin is a powerful antioxidant with broad health implications, and unlike other antioxidants, it never becomes pro-oxidant in the body.

Traditional Health Benefits of Astaxanthin

  • Help relieve pain

  • Reduces inflammation

  • Helps fight fatigue

  • Supports eye health

  • Reduces age-related macular degeneration

  • Helps relieve eye fatigue & strain

  • May guard against cataracts

  • Boosts endurance

  • Promotes heart health

  • Helps improve male fertility


  • Artificial Coloring Free

  • Artificial Flavoring Free

  • GMO Free

  • Sugar Free

  • Soy Free

  • Yeast Free

  • Dairy Free

  • Corn Free
  • Gluten Free

  • Wheat Free

  • Nut Free

  • MSG Free

  • Egg Free

  • Fish Free

  • Peanut Free

  • Shellfish Free

  • Kosher

  • Organic


This information in our Ingredient Reference Guide is intended only as a general reference for further exploration and is not a replacement for professional health advice. This content does not provide dosage information, format recommendations, toxicity levels, or possible interactions with prescription drugs. Accordingly, this information should be used only under the direct supervision of a qualified health practitioner such as a naturopathic physician.

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