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Background and Date of Approval
Glutathione + Vitamin C is an antioxidant and a health supplement that is approved by the Philippines Food and Drug Administration.
Mechanism of Action of undefined
Glutathione is a natural substance produced by the liver, which plays a significant role in protecting the cells from oxidative damage. It consists of the amino acids glutamine, cysteine, and glycine. It inhibits the action of enzymes that produce melanin. Vitamin C also interferes with melanin formation and protects the body from protein and DNA damage. Glutathione + Vitamin C supplementation helps in protecting the cells and tissues from damage and reduces oxidative stress.
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Glutathione + Vitamin C has been developed to improve detoxification and reduce oxidative stress in case of chronic health conditions like liver disease, immune disorders, nerve disorders, hyperpigmentation, melasma, and freckles. It is an antioxidant and anti melanogenic that helps treat aging skin by reducing the production of melanin.
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Glutathione + Vitamin C is available in the form of 100ml spray. It is best to use it exactly as directed by your healthcare provider.
Warnings, Precautions and Side Effects of undefined
Contact your doctor immediately if you experience symptoms of skin allergies. Report to your doctor if you have had a history of any other medical conditions.
It is not known if Glutathione + Vitamin C interferes with pregnancy or breastfeeding. Hence, it is advisable to tell your healthcare provider if you are pregnant, think you could be pregnant, breastfeeding or planning to have a baby.
Glutathione + Vitamin C does not lead to any prominent side effects and is generally safe to use. However, if you experience any undesirable effects while using this product, report to your healthcare provider immediately.
Word Of Advice
Glutathione + Vitamin C is not known to interfere with your ability to drive or handle machines. Use this product exactly as prescribed by your healthcare provider to achieve desirable results.
Frequently Asked Question
1. Mostafa I. Waly, et al., Low Nourishment of Vitamin C Induces Glutathione Depletion and Oxidative Stress in Healthy Young Adults, Prev. Nutr. Food Sci. 2015, 20(3), 198-203, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4596346/pdf/pnfs-20-198.pdf
2. Joseph Pizzorno, Glutathione!, Integrative Medicine, Published on 2014, Accessed on 18th Aug 2022, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4684116/pdf/8-12.pdf
3. Philippine Dermatological Society, [Revised on 2018] [Accessed on 18th Aug 2022], https://pds.org.ph/public-advisory-on-Glutathione-as-a-skin-whitening-agent/
The drug information on this page is not a substitute for medical advice, it is meant for educational purposes only. For further details consult your doctor about your medical condition to know if you are eligible to receive this treatment.