GLUTATHIONE: Uses, Side Effects, Interactions and ..

The oral use of Reduced Glutathione(L-glutathione) inhibits the tyrosinase activity.

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  • The alarming increase in the unapproved use of glutathione administered intravenously as a skin-whitening agent at very high doses is unsafe and may result in serious consequences to the health of users. There is inadequate safety documentation on the use of high doses of glutathione administered at 600 mg to 1.2 grams once weekly and even up to twice weekly. The only approved indication of the intravenous format of glutathione is as an adjunctive treatment to reduce neurotoxicity associated with cisplatin chemotherapy. Adverse drug reactions resulting from the use of glutathione IV for skin whitening have been reported and include the following:
    1. Reports of adverse drug reactions ranging from skin rashes to the serious and potentially fatal Steven Johnsons Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis.
    2. Derangements in the thyroid function
    3. Suspected kidney dysfunction potential resulting in kidney failure.
    4. Severe abdominal pain in a patient receiving twice-weekly glutathione administered intravenously had been reported.
    5. Incorrect technique in intravenous administration especially in association with administration by untrained persons can result in the following:

    A recent study conducted by a group of scientists in the Philippines points to the fact that the topical use of Oxidized Glutathione can lead to skin-whitening and enhancements in skin condition.

  • A recent study conducted by a group of scientists in the Philippines points to the fact that the topical use of Oxidized Glutathione can lead to skin-whitening and enhancements in skin condition.

    "Theoretically, there are many very strong arguments in favor of a therapeutic use of glutathione," says Appleton. "But when people have actually tried to use glutathione as an oral supplement, nasal spray, or intravenously, the results have been more of a preliminary nature...."

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    Importance and uses of glutathione in serum-free eucaryotic, including hybridoma and Chinese Hamster Ovary (CHO) cell, cultures
     

  • "Theoretically, there are many very strong arguments in favor of a therapeutic use of glutathione," says Appleton. "But when people have actually tried to use glutathione as an oral supplement, nasal spray, or intravenously, the results have been more of a preliminary nature...."

Facts of Glutathione Skin Whitening - Glutathione Pro

Glutathione is POSSIBLY SAFE for most adults when taken by mouth, by inhalation, or by injection into the muscle or into the veins. But the possible side effects are not known.Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of glutathione during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.