N-Acetyl L-Cysteine (NAC) – Powder, 100g
What is N-Acetyl L-Cysteine (NAC)?N-Acetyl L-Cysteine (NAC) is the supplement form of the amino acid cysteine which is found in most high-protein foods, such as chicken, turkey, yogurt, cheese, eggs, sunflower seeds, legumes and onion. The compound facilitates essential biological functions by bonding with two other amino acids—glutamine and glycine—to create a powerful antioxidant known as glutathione. NAC, being a precursor to glutathione have been found to bind to the glutamate recognition site of the NMDA and AMPA receptors and may act as endogenous neuromodulators. Clinical studies suggest that NAC possesses anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties.
N-Acetyl L-Cysteine (NAC) Benefits and UsesStudies have shown that N-Acetyl L-Cysteine (NAC) may have the following benefits:
- Antioxidant properties
- Anti-inflammatory properties
- Neuroprotective properties
Additional Information on N-Acetyl L-Cysteine (NAC)N-acetyl cysteine (NAC) is a greatly applied antioxidant in vivo and in vitro and is a precursor of L-cysteine that results in glutathione elevation biosynthesis. It acts directly as a scavenger of free radicals which makes it a powerful antioxidant. It has also been used for mucolytic therapy or ingested for nephroprotective effect by decreasing the thickness of mucus. It has been used since the 1960s.
Where to Buy N-Acetyl L-Cysteine (NAC)?Botany offers high-quality N-Acetyl L-Cysteine (NAC) powder in a quantity of 100g. Our N-Acetyl L-Cysteine (NAC) has been lab-tested and verified for both product purity and identity.
For Best Results:
- Take 500mg orally up to 3 times daily.
- Sensitive to flavors? Feel free to mix your powder into your favorite food or drink.
- Store in a cool, dry place away from light.
- A 100 grams jar contains 200x 500mg servings.
- We recommend using a milligram scale to accurately measure dosages.
One Serving (500mg) Contains:
- N-Acetyl L-Cysteine (NAC) 500mg
- Other Ingredients: none
- No artificial colors, preservatives, or additives
This product is contraindicated in an individual with a history of hypersensitivity to any of its ingredients.
Consult your physician if pregnant, nursing, have or suspect a medical condition.
Do not use if tamper seal is broken.