This is an amino acid that has a high sulfur content and is formed in the liver from L-Methionine. It is a strong antioxidant because it protects from the damaging effects of alcohol and smoking. It can then form into the glutathione, which is a tri-peptide (made from three amino acids), and is a powerful antioxidant. It helps protect the body from chemicals, heavy metals, and smoke pollution.
It helps protect the body from smoke pollution, heavy metals and chemicals affect the immune system. Therefore it has immune-enhancing properties and in treating conditions of the respiratory system; namely, bronchitis, emphysema and tuberculosis. It also helps with burning fat and muscle growth; thereby promoting tissue healing.
None known at this time.
Broccoli, brussel sprouts, egg yolks, garlic and onion.
Always check with your physician first before taking any supplements.