Obtain more astaxanthin with this easy-to-take high-quality supplement. Each softgel supplies 5 mg of astaxanthin from red marine algae. What is Vitacost Natural Astaxanthin? . Vitacost Natural Astaxanthin is a high-quality astaxanthin supplement supplying 5 mg of astaxanthin in a single-softgel serving. It features natural plant-sourced astaxanthin from a type of red microalgae—Haematococcus pluvialis. . Astaxanthin is a carotenoid or fat-soluble plant pigment found naturally in plants (microalgae) shrimp some fish crustaceans and in the feathers of some birds (such as flamingos). It’s responsible for the red/pink color of salmon meat and cooked shellfish. . Why choose Vitacost Natural Astaxanthin? Features natural astaxanthin. Provides 5 mg of astaxanthin per single-softgel serving. Contains 60 servings per bottle. Better value than similar products on the market. About Vitacost. Vitacost nutritional products are manufactured to high standards of quality efficacy and safety. Each Vitacost product meets or exceeds the standards and requirements set forth in the FDA’s Code of Federal Regulation (21 CFR 111) Current Good Manufacturing Practices (CGMP). . . . . * These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose treat cure or prevent any disease.