From: Laeeth Is'Harc (
Date: Mon Jun 26 2000 - 09:33:17 MDT

[Non-member submission]

CYMM wrote:

> Does anyone know of any safe accessible oral drugs that
>increase levels of Superoxide dismutase; glutathione
> peroxidase and catalase (separately or
> together...)?
> I know of silibinin - milk thistle seeds; and maybe Deprenyl.

Silymarin is supposed to increase the efficiency with which glutathione is

You can buy L-glutathione supplements from health food stores, but I'm not
sure how effective they are (tends to get digested before reaching the
bloodstream I think). Taking alpha-lipoic acid and N-Acetyl-Cysteine (a
precursor) might boost GSH levels. There is a product called Thiodox by
Nutricology that is a combination of all three.

Dr Cheney has done some work on undenatured Whey and Glutathione:
The product he suggests is ImmunoPro, but I'm sure there are others.



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