Discusses the role of N-acetylcysteine, a potent antioxidant, in providing significant protection against a broad array of modern toxins. Use of N-acetylcysteine to improve symptoms and prevent t...

Phytochemical Induction of Cell Cycle Arrest by Glutathione Oxidation and Reversal by N-Acetylcysteine in Human Colon Carcinoma


Cancer prevention by dietary phytochemicals has been shown to involve decreased cell proliferation and cell cycle arrest. However, there is limited understanding of the mechanisms involved. Previ...

Nutrients and HIV: N-Acetylcysteine, Alpha-Lipoic Acid, L-Glutamine, and L-Carnitine


Focuses on the role of antioxidants in preventing apoptosis and viral activation in HIV. Importance of redox homeostasis in HIV; Function of glutathione; Mechanisms of apoptosis.

N-acetylcysteine for obsessive-compulsive disorder


The article presents a commentary on a study conducted on N-acetylcysteine (NAC) as treatment for obssesive-compulsive disorder in Washington D.C. It presents the case of a 58-year-old woman whos...

N-acetylcysteine for polycystic ovary syndrome


The article reports that 155 overweight or obese infertile women with polycystic ovary syndrome who had failed to ovulate after treatment with clomiphene citrate were randomly assigned to receive...

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