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Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (CCLM)

Published in Association with the European Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (EFLM)

Editor-in-Chief: Plebani, Mario

Ed. by Gillery, Philippe / Greaves, Ronda / Lackner, Karl J. / Lippi, Giuseppe / Melichar, Bohuslav / Payne, Deborah A. / Schlattmann, Peter

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Volume 40, Issue 5


Effects of Oral N-Acetylcysteine on Plasma Homocysteine and Whole Blood Glutathione Levels in Healthy, Non-pregnant Women

Eva Maria Roes / Maarten T.M. Raijmakers / Wilbert H.M. Peters / Eric A.P. Steegers
Published Online: 2005-06-01 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/CCLM.2002.086


Oral N-acetylcysteine supplementation in nine young healthy females induced a quick and highly significant decrease in plasma homocysteine levels and an increase in whole blood concentration of the antioxidant glutathione. N-acetylcysteine impresses as an efficient drug in lowering homocysteine concentration and might be beneficial for individuals with hyperhomocysteinemia who are at increased risk of cardiovascular disease.

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Published Online: 2005-06-01

Published in Print: 2002-06-06

Citation Information: Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, Volume 40, Issue 5, Pages 496–498, ISSN (Print) 1434-6621, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/CCLM.2002.086.

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