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    Reason for taking: Other
    8/11/2016 3:15:44 PM

    Reviewer: BarbB, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I give 600 mg in a.m. and 600 mg in p.m. to my old dog who has breathing problems and a cough. Works very well. I take the same dosage myself with good results for asthma.

    Reason for taking: Other
    5/4/2015 6:23:17 PM

    Reviewer: CharlesA, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Helps with non stimulating energy in Chronic fatigue. Not sure why it's being used for cancer. I've read NAC was used by the scientific community to see if the drugs are killing cancer cells through the common mechanism of increasing reactive oxygen species. If adding NAC stops the action of the anticancer agent, than it is assumed it was acting through oxidative action. In April 2010, Ko ... Show Full Comment

    Reason for taking: Other
    2/13/2015 5:09:00 PM

    Reviewer: jeanslot, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been taking NAC for 3 months for a chronic cough due to radiation damage to my lung which caused fibrosis. I take it 2 times a day (600 mg) and it has stopped 95% of the cough.

    Reason for taking: Other
    10/11/2014 12:47:33 PM

    Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Prescribed for BipolarII/Cyclothymic disorder. I am taking in addition to B complex and fish oil. I feel it has stabilized my moods effectively. I still have ups and downs - that's the disorder; you must learn to cope with them, I use meditation and behavioral activation. And I do feel the swings are milder, shorter and I have learned to recognize them early and take action.

    Reason for taking: Other
    5/26/2014 8:49:02 PM

    Reviewer: humancondition, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I'm a 58 year old male who takes bupropion (Wellbutrin generic), lamotrigine (Lamictal) and quetiapine (Seroquel) for major depressive disorder with possibly some form of bipolar or cyclothymic mood swings. After reading numerous reports on the alleged benefits of n-acetylcysteine for bipolar depression, I began taking 2400 mg Vitacost NAC per day in two doses. I have been taking it for more t ... Show Full Comment

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