Effects of oral glutathione supplementation on systemic oxidative stress biomarkers in human volunteers.

  title={Effects of oral glutathione supplementation on systemic oxidative stress biomarkers in human volunteers.},
  author={Jason Allen and Ryan D. Bradley},
  journal={Journal of alternative and complementary medicine},
  volume={17 9},
BACKGROUND The tripeptide glutathione (GSH) is the most abundant free radical scavenger synthesized endogenously in humans. Increasing mechanistic, clinical, and epidemiological evidence demonstrates that GSH status is significant in acute and chronic diseases. Despite ease of delivery, little controlled clinical research data exist evaluating the effects of oral GSH supplementation. OBJECTIVES The study objectives were to determine the effect of oral GSH supplementation on biomarkers of… 

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