N-acetyl cysteine (NAC) acts as a precursor to glutathione, a powerful antioxidant that prevents damage from free radicals on a cellular level. It is a powerful free radical scavenger, and studies show it may reduce inflammation. Taking NAC as a supplement is beneficial for a number of medical conditions.
The following video from Dr Jin. W Sung outlines it’s many benefits.
Proponents of NAC say that it may reduce the risk of heart disease by reducing the oxidative stress on the heart and cardiovascular system.
NAC supports immune function and studies suggest it has a moderating effect so could be helpful in supporting people with autoimmune disorders. NAC helps support the body's natural ability to detox and promotes respiratory health as well as having a protective effect on the kidneys.
NAC plays a role in the detoxification of your kidneys and liver. It can help to prevent potential side effects of drugs and environmental factors. Doctors often give NAC intravenously to reduce damage to the liver and kidneys in some overdose patients.
Well Documented Benefits of NAC are -
1 - Improves lung health and is helpful to those with chronic respiratory disorders.
2 -Strengthens immune health - Research shows promising results that NAC may improve immune function by killing viral cells or blocking their replication.
3 - Detoxifies liver and kidneys
4 - Aids brain function and has shown to be helpful for people suffering from psychiatric disorders such as OCD and anxiety.
5 - Can have a positive effect on fertility.
60 or 180 capsules
NAC is gluten free, vegan friendly and contains no seafood or dairy.