Jarrow Formulas, N-Acetyl-L-Cysteine, 500 mg, 200 Capsules
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- Precursor to Glutathione
- Supports Liver & Lung Function
- Dietary Supplement
N-Acetyl-L-Cysteine (NAC) is a powerful antioxidant amino acid and a precursor in the body to the critical antioxidant glutathione. Glutathione exerts a variety of protective effects, including detoxification and intracellular defense against oxidative stress. Substances known to reduce glutathione status are acetaminophen and alcohol.
Take 1 capsule 1 or 2 times per day or as directed by your qualified healthcare professional.
Cellulose, magnesium stearate (vegetable source) and silicon dioxide. Capsule consists of gelatin.
No wheat, no gluten, no soybeans, no dairy, no egg, no fish/shellfish, no peanuts/tree nuts.
Store in a cool, dry place, or at room temperature, and away from light.
Note: Prolonged or elevated intake may alter liver function tests without affecting actual liver function. Inform your physician that you are ingesting NAC if you undergo liver function tests. If you have a medical condition, are pregnant, lactating, trying to conceive, or taking medications, consult your healthcare professional before using this product.
Keep out of the reach of children.
|Serving Size: 1 Capsule|
|Serving Per Container: 200|
|Amount Per Capsule||% DV|
|* Daily value not established.|
Good but can be better as well!
Good but can be better as well!
NAC is known to boost glutathione, one of the most powerful antioxidant produced naturally by the body. NAC is one of the best and cheaper way to boost glutathione as taking glutathione does not work when taken orally since it is too big to pas s through intestine wall. Other than trying to boost your antioxidants level in various parts of the body individually, boosting glutathione is simply easier and better as it can easily cros s to various parts of the body and recharges other antioxidants as compared to antioxidants that can only work in specific area. Glutathione also support and boost your immune system, protects our cells from damage from environmental toxic and eliminate carcinogens. Our glutathione declines naturally as we age so the importance of taking NAC gets more important as well. As for the price, it is quite cheap considering that you are getting 200 vcaps. As for the recommended dosage, 2 caps are reasonable (lasting over 3 months!). More can be taken if needed without being too expensive. The caps are made of gelatin (not for vegetarian), not too big and easy to swallow. The product does contain magnesium stearate. Whether there is any health effects from magnesium stearate like claimed, it is highly debateable. Check out my page for more reviews!
Not for everyone
good foe me!!!
Posted by 4962073130965293485 on Dec 01, 2016
Good for my skin.
Posted by 4908054522051769249 on Nov 30, 2016
Posted by 5280615812874896036 on Nov 29, 2016
Inferior to some other brands as it contains magnesium stearate (which interferes with the immune system). I use it to shrink endometriomas, (from endometriosis) and for PCOS. It causes me sleeping problems but its effect is different for everybody .
Posted by 4709504267499370116 on Nov 08, 2016
But the smell OMG so bad like Sulfur