Metabolic Maintenance, NAC, 600 mg, 60 Capsules4 Reviews
Expiration Date: Sep 2016
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Our receiving department does its best to verify and then enter the correct expiration dates for all incoming products. However, discrepancies do occur from time to time. This being said, the exceptionally high turnover at iHerb ensures that our inventory is among the freshest in the industry.
Shipping Weight: 0.59 lbs (0.27 kg)
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- Product Code: MBM-00150
- UPC Code: 838287001508
- Package Quantity: 60 Capsules
- Dimensions: 2.1 x 2.1 x 3.8 in, 0.35 lbs (0.16 kg)
Combo Discount: -$3.05
- Dietary Supplement
- Manufactured in a GMP Compliant Facility
N-Acetyl Cysteine (NAC), known as a mucolytic agent, is a specially modified form of the dietary amino acid cysteine. There is no daily requirement for NAC, and it is not found in food. NAC taken orally helps support normal production of the important antioxidant glutathione.
One (1) capsule daily, or as directed by a healthcare professional.
Vegetarian cellulose capsule
Gluten and excipient-free
Caution: Pregnant or lactating women, consult your healthcare professional before taking this product.
Keep tightly closed in a cool, dry place, out of the reach of children.
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iHerb Customer Reviews
Internet sources indicate that most NAC is manufactured in China using cysteine from animal protein, mostly through the hydrolysis of human hair or poultry feathers. I contacted Metabolic Maintenance to inquire about the manufacturing source of their NAC. While they would not identify the exact manufacturer, they did say that it was manufactured in Japan by synthesis (ie. not from human hair or feathers). This may explain why NAC of other brands costs less than that from Metabolic Maintenance. Because of this and because Metabolic Maintenance does not use any fillers in their NAC product, I prefer this brand for NAC.
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