N-Acetyl-L-Cysteine (600 mg) - Life Extension - 60 Vegetarian Capsules - Tri-Pak
N-Acetyl-L-Cysteine (NAC), 600mg 60 vegetarian capsules, Item# 01534 - Tri-Pak
NAC IS A POWERFUL LIVER ANTIOXIDANT
Highly recommended for asthmatics and those undergoing radiation and chemotherapy. NAC repairs the lining of the lungs and is a powerful antioxidant in the prevention of viral diseases. Useful for protecting the liver, it breaks up pulmonary and bronchial mucus.
N-acetyl-cysteine, a sulfur containing free form amino acid, is a precursor for our body's most powerful antioxidant, glutathione in the body and has been used to boost glutathione levels in cells. N-acetyl-cysteine is a more stable and effective antioxidant than L-cysteine, being the acetylated form of cysteine which provides for better absorption.
It is an antioxidant that has been used to combat viruses, as a liver protectant and to break up pulmonary and bronchial mucus.Each capsule contains:
- N-acetyl-L-cysteine - 600mg
vegetable cellulose (capsule), rice bran extract.
(Side benefit - NAC can help thicken the hair.)Dosage and Use:
Take one capsule one to three times daily with or without food, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.Caution:
Those who supplement with NAC should drink 6 to 8 glasses of water daily in order to prevent cysteine renal stones. Cysteine renal stones are rare but do occur.
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