Do multivitamins contain antioxidants?

Correct! Most multivitamins contain antioxidants because antioxidants are nothing more than a unique group of vitamins and minerals that have a special job in your body.


Available in many foods including fruits and vegetables, antioxidants protect your cells from the damaging effects of free radicals. While free radicals are produced by your body as a by-product, not all antioxidants are produced by your body and some must be consumed either through food or a multivitamin supplement.

Most trusted multivitamin brands also contain a healthy dose of antioxidants, including Geritol® multivitamin which contains 100% or greater RDA of these antioxidants:

Look for these well-known antioxidants on supplement labels: vitamins C, A and E, beta-carotene, coenzyme Q10, flavonoids and lycopene.