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Glutathione

Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Glutathione is used to treat glaucoma, cataracts, asthma, cancer, heart disorder, alcoholism, liver disease, hepatitis, Alzheimer’s disorder, osteoarthritis, memory loss, alcoholism and Parkinson’s disease. It also helps to prevents some of these conditions from occurring in the first place. Glutathione occurs naturally in the body. It is produced by the liver. Sources have also been found in vegetable, fruits and meals.

Chances of any adverse reaction on using this medication are rare. Commonly reported side effects if any, are weight gain, chest pain, diarrhea, fever, flushing and loose stools. However, should you experience any reaction that persists and causes you discomfort contact your health care provider without delay.

Do not use this medication if you have asthma or are breastfeeding a baby. Before using this medication notify your doctor if: you are allergic to any food or medicine or substance, you are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant.

The dosage for this medication should be ideally prescribed by the doctor based on your age, overall medical history and current condition.

Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Gastroenterologist before using this medicine.

nutritional deficiencies

In addition to its intended effect, Glutathione may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.

Eye disorder.

Is It safe with alcohol?

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.

Are there any pregnancy warnings?

Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Does this affect kidney function?

There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Does this affect liver function?

There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Are there any missed dose instructions?

If you miss a dose of Glutathione, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Below is the list of medicines, which contains Glutathione as ingredient
Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Alniche Life Sciences Pvt Ltd
Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Zuventus Healthcare Ltd
Ipca Laboratories Ltd
Senechio Pharma Pvt Ltd
La Renon Healthcare Pvt Ltd
Glutathione is a synthetic tripeptide which plays many roles. It works by conjugating with drugs and making them suitable for excretion, helps in rearrangement of disulfide bond in proteins, is an enzyme cofactor, is essential in detoxification, and reduces peroxides.
What are you using Glutathione for?
Other
cancer
memory loss
aids
How much was the improvement?
Poor
Average
Excellent
How long did it take before seeing improvement?
More than 2 days
Within 2 hours
Within a day
Within 2 days
Within 6 hours
How frequently did you take this medicine?
Once a day
Not taking on daily level
Twice a day
Four times A Day
Thrice a day
How did you take this medicine?
With Food
Empty stomach
With or without food
What were the side effects of this medicine?
Other
wheezing
asthma attack
lowering zinc levels
Disclaimer: The information produced here is best of our knowledge and experience and we have tried our best to make it as accurate and up-to-date as possible, but we would like to request that it should not be treated as a substitute for professional advice, diagnosis or treatment.

Lybrate is a medium to provide our audience with the common information on medicines and does not guarantee its accuracy or exhaustiveness. Even if there is no mention of a warning for any drug or combination, it never means that we are claiming that the drug or combination is safe for consumption without any proper consultation with an expert.

Lybrate does not take responsibility for any aspect of medicines or treatments. If you have any doubts about your medication, we strongly recommend you to see a doctor immediately.

Popular Questions & Answers

Which is the best glutathione tablets or supplement? And where I can buy the original glutathione from?

MD - Homeopathy, BHMS
Homeopath, Vadodara
Which is the best glutathione tablets or supplement? And where I can buy the original glutathione from?
Glutathione is not effective in tablet form much. If you want results then take injections. No one will tell you the truth.
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I want to know the name of best glutathione injection? How many glutathione injection we need for fair complexion or fairness?

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General Physician, Alappuzha
I want to know the name of best glutathione injection? How many glutathione injection we need for fair complexion or ...
Glutax 75GS Skin Whitening - Skin Whitening Injection and GSH Whita Plus 1500 mg Glutathione IV are two brands in India.
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Can I get a fair skin by using Glutathione. Does glutathione have any side effects?

MCh - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, MS - General Surgery, MBBS
Cosmetic/Plastic Surgeon, Chennai
Can I get a fair skin by using Glutathione. Does glutathione have any side effects?
Hi Mr. lybrate-user Glutathione is an antioxidant produced in our body itself. If taken orally it helps to reduce melanogenesis there by reducing the pigmentation to an extent. This helps to go fair by a shade. However there is no evidence to say ...
4 people found this helpful

How to increase glutathione level naturally any foods helps to boost glutathione level . Or which tablets best for improve glutathione.

B.Sc. - Dietitics / Nutrition, Nutrition Certification,Registered Dietitian
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Delhi
How to increase glutathione level naturally any foods helps to boost glutathione level . Or which tablets best for im...
Glutathione is found in a variety of foods, particularly fruits, vegetables, and meats. Foods rich in glutathione include asparagus, spinach, garlic, avocado, squash, zucchini, potatoes, melons, grapefruit, strawberries, and peaches. Some foods co...
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Does taking glutathione injections really whitens the skin? And if yes then which brand glutathione I should take?

DVD, MBBS
Dermatologist, Mumbai
Does taking glutathione injections really whitens the skin? And if yes then which brand glutathione I should take?
Glutathione is not an FDA approved drug for whitening. You still want to go ahead, do it at a dermatology clinic which is offering this treatment.
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About Glutathione
When is Glutathione prescribed?
What are the side effects of Glutathione ?
Key highlights of Glutathione
What are the dosage instructions?
Medicines containing Glutathione
How does medicine works?