Known to be the master antioxidant because it recycles other antioxidants, sure as Vitamin C and E. Glutathione exists within the cells, so it is in a prime position to neutralize free radicals, which can build up in cells and cause damage. The strong antioxidant effect of glutathione helps keep cells running smoothly.
Unique ability to bind to toxins, heavy metals, solvents, and pesticides - and helps the body excrete these substances in either urine or bile. Protects against airborne pollutants, and in the intestinal lining, where it bars the absorption of industrial chemicals.
Plays a critical role in the proper function of white blood cells, including T cell lymphocytes and the multiplication of lymphocytes (the cells that mediate specific immunity)