Since 2005
You are currently:
Choose language:
Need help?
Leave message
Choose language:
Select currency: $ £
Since 2005
en
USD
Order:57.00 $113.00 $170.00 $227.00 $283.00 $
Shipping:-3.00 $-6.00 $-8.00 $-11.00 $-14.00 $
0 0.00 $
Since 2005  sales@mz-store.com  +1 844-530-3647
Since 2005
Notify me of availability
N-A-C (N-Acetyl-L-Cysteine) N-A-C (N-Acetyl-L-Cysteine) 500mg 100 caps.
Jarrow Formulas
18.29 $

N-A-C (N-Acetyl-L-Cysteine)

Servings: 500mg 100 caps.

All variants:

1-2
Location:
EU Stock
Availability:
NONE
Working days
from the dispatch
For free shipping is missing: 80.00 $
18.29 $With VAT
0.18 $ / serving

From 3 units only 17.93 $ /Units. -2%

We can let you know you when the product will be available again
Save

Customer Service

(mon.-fri 900-1700

You have got questions about the product

Description
  • Antioxidant properties
  • Health promoting properties
  • Precursor to glutathione
  • Support for the immune system
  • Supports detoxification
  • Supports liver functions
  • Neuroprotective properties
  • Bactericidal properties
  • Promotes physical effort

Jarrow Formulas N-A-C is a dietary supplement which contains 500 mg of N-acetyl-L-cysteine (NAC) in a single capsule. NAC provides the body system with a sulphur amino acid – cysteine, which is essential for the synthesis of glutathione – a strong antioxidant.

N-acetylcysteine (NAC) is often used in the anti-neoplastic therapy, HIV treatment, in paracetamol and heavy metal poisonings, inflammations and as a support in wound healing processes. The compound can also be used as a perfect antioxidant agent, showing neuroprotective benefits. It is used to support the treatment of schizophrenia, Alzheimer's disease, depression and addictions.

As it affects the glutamate and dopamine neurotransmissions in the brain, NAC can be used in psychiatric medicine. Some researchers classify NAC as a nootropic agent because it is believed to have a positive impact on proper cognitive skills.

Glutathione – what it is and what kind of functions it has?
Glutathione is one of the most important antioxidant factors in the human body system. In the liver, it acts as one of the main detoxicants. It is also involved in a variety of other functions, such as transport of amino acids and production of coenzymes. It is believed that glutathione promotes the positive nitrogen balance by facilitating the synthesis of proteins. It increases cells hydration, muscle glycogen resources and the level of growth hormone. It reduces cortisol and lactic acid levels, accelerates the reduction of fat tissue, supports immunity and relieves symptoms of fatigue.

Deficiency of glutathione in the bloodstream may indicate a medical condition and that the body cannot deal with radical scavenging, which damages the cells. Moreover, the glutathione levels decrease with age. To raise its resources in the body system, you have to provide all necessary components which are needed for the glutathione synthesis. One of them is cysteine, which can be supplied in the form of N-acetylcysteine (NAC).

Nephroprotective properties
Numerous studies have confirmed that the use of acetylcysteine for the prevention of acute renal failure brings good results and can improve the results of hospital treatment. An additional advantage of such support therapy is a low probability of side effects and lower costs.

Psychiatric medicine
N-acetylcysteine is successfully used in the treatment of many psychiatric disorders. The scientific research provides great evidence for the effectiveness of the NAC in the treatment of autism, Alzheimer's disease, bipolar affective disorder, depression, schizophrenia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, addiction to drugs (cocaine, marijuana) and some forms of epilepsy.

There is a hypothesis that acetylcysteine has beneficial influence on the nervous system by modulating glutathione and dopamine neurotransmission and because of its antioxidant properties.

Microbiological use
NAC has bactericidal properties and shows an ability to break down bacterial biofilms of important pathogens, including Pseudomonas aeruginosaStaphylococcus aureusEnterococcus faecalisEnterobacter cloacaeStaphylococcus epidermidis and Klebsiella pneumoniae.

Psychoactive action
N-acetylcysteine may show indirect psychoactive action in two different ways. On the one hand, cysteine is transformed to cystine and thus it increases the release of glutamic acid in the extracellular space.

Glutamate activates the metabotropic glutamatergic receptors in group II (mGluR 2, mGluR 3), and at higher doses of NAC – mGluR 5 receptor also in group II. Glutamic acid can act as excitatory neurotransmitter in the nervous system. It is the basis of the process of the memory footprint formation and, thanks to that, it enables you to learn and remember.

On the other hand, it is responsible for increasing the amount of glutathione, which is probably also a neuromodulator. It can activate the NMDA and AMPA receptor in different ways. Recently, it has been discovered that it can have its own receptors in the nervous system.

To sum it all up, Jarrow Formulas N-A-C is a product designed for athletes and people who are physically active, as a support for body efficiency, processes of regeneration and lean muscle mass building. All the people who are exposed to harmful environmental conditions can use the product to help detoxify their body systems.

Moreover, this preparation is suitable for use during and after treatment of chronic diseases, infections, weakened immunity and in the periods of stress. It supports the liver functions and its regeneration during the periods when you use hepatocytes damaging agents. 

Directions for use
Manufacturer
Reviews (0)

Composition

Container size: 100 capsulesServing size: 1 capsuleServings per container: 100
per 1 capsuleamount%DV
N-acetyl-L-cysteine500 mg-

Other ingrednients

Cellulose, Magnesium Stearate (Vegetable Source) And Silicon Dioxide, Gelatin (Capsule)

Similar products
Best to combine with
Activlab
19.88 $
(1)

Three-component creatine stack of multidirectional activity. It provides maximum pump and strength.

Buy
Apollo's Hegemony
26.25 $

Vitamin and mineral complex. The preparation supports metabolism and protects against free radicals.

Buy
Prosupps
31.55 $

Advanced pre-workout stack for boosting energy levels. Increases muscle density and pump.

Buy
Trec
17.23 $

Pre-workout which multidimensionally promotes physical abilities, containing only effective active ingredients

Buy
Aliness
7.66 $

Copper in three perfectly bioavailable forms. Effective deficiency prophylaxis.

Buy
Trec
28.90 $
(4)

Pre-workout  supplement for professional athletes. It works anabolic and improves muscle hardness.

Buy

Cysteine

Information


Cysteine ​​belongs to the group of essential amino acids, synthesized by the body, involved in detoxification of the body. The combination of L-cysteine ​​with glutamine and glycine is involved in the synthesis of glutathione (a powerful antioxidant) and the proteins, enzymes and co-enzymes. Present in the protein product, in smaller amounts in corn and peanuts. The source of the acquisition are also concentrates and whey protein isolates, and preparations containing mixtures of amino acids. Not in the form mono-preparations. It is a component of detoxification, supporting the work of the liver supplements and in supplements improving the cosmetics of the body, usually in the form of L-cystine (two connected cysteine ​​particles) or in the form of NAC.
Dosage: the usual supplementation: 50-500 mg per day.


 

 

Latest on blog

Elderberry immunity, flu and cold

Elderberry immunity, flu and cold

Black elderberry has long been known in folk medicine as a plant with special properties. Fruit, flowers, bark – these raw materials are also currently used...

Read more
Chamomile – properties and usage in medicine and cosmetics

Chamomile – properties and usage in medicine and cosmetics

Chamomile is one of the most popular medicinal plants used in natural medicine. It grows widely throughout the country and is widely used in herbal medicine and...

Read more
Joints degeneration, aching joints – causes and treatment

Joints degeneration, aching joints – causes and treatment

More and more people are suffering from joint pain. This is, among others, the effect of loading the joints, too intensive and prolonged work. Long sitting,...

Read more
Herbs for oral inflammation?

Herbs for oral inflammation?

Inflammation within the oral mucosa is a very painful problem that makes basic actions eating and drinking very difficult. Then we are looking for a preparation...

Read more
#19 Supplements review – Apollo’s Hegemony Magnesium Malate

#19 Supplements review – Apollo’s Hegemony Magnesium Malate

It’s hard to say anything new about magnesium, due to how intensively its properties are exploited by the modern supplementation and pharmacological...

Read more
Herbs for stress – a natural way to soothe nerves

Herbs for stress – a natural way to soothe nerves

Stress is an integral part of our lives. Constant hurry, excess of duties, fatigue, new challenges, the fast pace of life, work pressure – these are just a...

Read more

Sign up for our newsletter
And receive coupons, news, special offers and much more!

Customer service

MZCatalog - recommended dietitians

MZCatalog - recommended trainers

MZCatalog - recommended clubs

Supps4You LLC
Unit 3 Enterprise Court, Farfield Park Rotherham S63 5DB
sales@mz-store.com +44 7767803657