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Do any supplements help prevent or reduce eye floaters?
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A variety of supplements have been promoted for preventing or reducing eye floaters including vitamin C and lutein, ginkgo, milk thistle, collagen, hyaluronic acid and digestive enzymes. Find out if any of these have been shown to be helpful in clinical trials. See the full answer >>
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