What is Liposomal Glutathione?

Category: Supplements

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Generic name: Glutathione

Glutathione is an antioxidant that the body produces and is used to bind and remove toxins, including heavy metals such as mercury and lead from the body. Liposomal technology creates using micro particles of the active ingredient which allows for improved absorption when taken orally.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 8 2
General health 2 1
Mitochondrial myopathy 1 1
Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome 1 1
Parkinson's disease 1 1
Restlessness (akathisia) 1 3

Show all 7 reasons taken


  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 8

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Liposomal Glutathione

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Liposomal Glutathione

Dosage Patients
0.5 tsp. daily 1
6 tsp. daily 1
450 mg twice daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Liposomal Glutathione

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Expense 3
Course of treatment ended 2
Did not seem to work 2
Other 2
Doctor's advice 1
See all 7 patients who've stopped taking Liposomal Glutathione

Duration

Currently taking Liposomal Glutathione

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
5 - 10 years 1
10 years or more 1

Stopped taking Liposomal Glutathione

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 2
6 months - 1 year 3
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 6
Usually 2
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 3
Not at all hard to take 5
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 1
$50-99 5
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 1
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1 patient evaluation for Liposomal Glutathione

Jun 6, 2011 (Started Mar 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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