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A 41-year-old male asked:

if i have nephrotic syndrome can i take glutathione ?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 57 years experience
No reason to take it that I can think of. Check with your team. Go to uptodate.com and read more. Then discuss with your team.
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
Better question is why spend money and time on taking glutathione, as it does NOT cross the brain-blood barrier and would have no utility or benefit outside the central nervous system.

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A 41-year-old male asked:

Can I take glutathione when I have nephrotic syndrome?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
Why take it? Likely expensive and no proven value systemically. Glutathione is the main free radical scavenger of the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM, but oral glutathione does NOT CROSS THE BRAIN-BLOOD BARRIER.

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