Astaxanthin is a reddish pigment that belongs to a group of chemicals called carotenoids. It occurs naturally in certain algae and causes the pink or red color in salmon, trout, lobster, shrimp and other sea food. Astaxanthin is taken by mouth for treating Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, stroke, high cholesterol, liver diseases, age-related macular degeneration (age-related vision loss), and preventing cancer. it is also used for metabolic syndrome, wich is agroup of conditions that increase the risk of heart disease, stroke and diabetes. It is also used for improving exercise pwerformance, decreasing muscle damage after exercise, and decreasing muscle soreness after exercise. Also, astaxanthin is taken by mouth to prevent sunburn, to improve sleep, and for carpal tunnel syndrome, dyspepsia, male infertility, sumptoms of menopause and rheumatoid arthritis.
NOBL astaxanthin tablets also contains vitamin C and vitamin E.