A deficiency of glutathione first affects the nervous system causing such symptoms as lack of co-ordination. As we age, glutathione levels decline and a lack of glutathione can accelerate the ageing process. A glutathione deficiency is often noted in people who suffer from repeated infections, over use of alcohol and chronic fatigue syndrome.
Glutathione is required for the detoxification of numerous substances in the liver and is responsible for over 60% of the removal of toxins during phase II of the liver's detoxification process. It is also a powerful antioxidant protecting not just the liver but also the body against oxidative damage.
Preliminary research suggests that glutathione may improve sperm motility. In one double blind study, injected glutathione demonstrated significant positive effects on sperm motility and sperm counts in infertile men.
One to three capsules daily.