NOW Lycopene protects against cellular breakdown. Our Lycopene supplement contains a natural tomato extract rich in lycopene with potent anti-oxidant properties.
What is Lycopene?Lycopene is a natural compound found in tomatoes and other fruits and vegetables that gives them their color. It is a “carotenoid” which means it's a highly colored yellow, red or orange pigment.
Health Benefits of NOW LycopeneAs a major carotenoid antioxidant in human blood, lycopene protects against the breakdown of lipids, proteins, and DNA. It has been shown that this strong antioxidant blocks free radicals that can damage cells.
Why NOW Lycopene Supplement is a Good ChoiceLycopene works through a number of mechanisms to support cardiovascular health and immune function. In addition, epidemiological studies have determined that natural Lycopene may be particularly important for the support of prostate health, as well as for the health of the digestive tract.
Choose our high potency Lycopene softgel which naturally contains small amounts of additional carotenoid and tocopherol antioxidants.