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.