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acne
alcoholism
asthma
atherosclerosis
burns
cancer
cirrhosis
colorectal cancer
Crohn's disease
depression
diabetes mellitus
eczema
hepatitis, viral
HIV and AIDS
immune system disorders
 
infertility, female
infertility, male
inflammatory bowel disease
liver disorders
macular degeneration
myocardial infarction
pancreatitis
prostate cancer
psoriasis
rheumatoid arthritis
skin cancer
spontaneous abortion
stroke
systemic lupus erythematosus
ulcerative colitis

Below is a list of conditions that are treated by this supplement and the other supplements that may be used to treat it.

acne

Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA)
Flaxseed Oil
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Omega-6 Fatty Acids
Vitamin A (Retinol)
Vitamin B3 (Niacin)
Zinc

alcoholism

Carnitine (L-Carnitine)
Gamma-Linolenic Acid (GLA)
Omega-6 Fatty Acids
Zinc

asthma

Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA)
Cysteine
Flaxseed Oil
Lactobacillus Acidophilus
Magnesium
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Potassium
Quercetin
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)

atherosclerosis

Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA)
Beta-Carotene
Betaine
Carnitine (L-Carnitine)
Coenzyme Q10
Cysteine
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)
Fiber
Flaxseed Oil
Gamma-Linolenic Acid (GLA)
Magnesium
Melatonin
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Omega-6 Fatty Acids
Quercetin
S-Adenosylmethionine (SAMe)
Soy
Vitamin B12 (Cobalamin)
Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)
Vitamin B3 (Niacin)
Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)
Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid)
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)
Vitamin D

burns

Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA)
Brewer's Yeast
Bromelain
Copper
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)
Flaxseed Oil
Glutamine
Iodine
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Vitamin A (Retinol)
Vitamin B1 (Thiamine)
Vitamin B12 (Cobalamin)
Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)
Vitamin B3 (Niacin)
Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic Acid)
Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)
Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid)
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)
Zinc

cancer

Beta-Carotene
Calcium
Cartilage
Gamma-Linolenic Acid (GLA)
Glutamine
Omega-6 Fatty Acids
Quercetin
Vitamin A (Retinol)
Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid)
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)
Vitamin D

cirrhosis

Gamma-Linolenic Acid (GLA)
S-Adenosylmethionine (SAMe)
Spirulina
Vitamin K
Zinc

colorectal cancer

Calcium
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)
Fiber
Glutamine
Lactobacillus Acidophilus
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Omega-6 Fatty Acids
Quercetin
Vitamin A (Retinol)
Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)
Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid)

Crohn's disease

Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA)
Copper
Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)
Fiber
Flaxseed Oil
Glucosamine
Glutamine
Lactobacillus Acidophilus
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Potassium
Vitamin A (Retinol)
Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)
Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid)
Zinc

depression

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP)
Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA)
Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)
Flaxseed Oil
Melatonin
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Phenylalanine
S-Adenosylmethionine (SAMe)
Tyrosine
Vitamin B12 (Cobalamin)
Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)
Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid)
Vitamin D

diabetes mellitus

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP)
Alpha-Lipoic Acid
Betaine
Brewer's Yeast
Chromium
Coenzyme Q10
Copper
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)
Fiber
Gamma-Linolenic Acid (GLA)
Magnesium
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Omega-6 Fatty Acids
Vanadium
Vitamin B3 (Niacin)
Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic Acid)
Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)
Vitamin D
Vitamin H (Biotin)
Zinc

eczema

Gamma-Linolenic Acid (GLA)
Lactobacillus Acidophilus
Omega-6 Fatty Acids
Sulfur
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)

hepatitis, viral

Alpha-Lipoic Acid
Cysteine
Spirulina

HIV and AIDS

Alpha-Lipoic Acid
Coenzyme Q10
Cysteine
Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)
Glutamine
Lactobacillus Acidophilus
Magnesium
Spirulina
Vitamin A (Retinol)
Vitamin B12 (Cobalamin)
Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)
Zinc

immune system disorders

Coenzyme Q10
Lactobacillus Acidophilus
Spirulina
Vitamin A (Retinol)
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)
Zinc

infertility, female

Magnesium

infertility, male

Carnitine (L-Carnitine)
Vitamin B12 (Cobalamin)
Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid)

inflammatory bowel disease

Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA)
Copper
Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)
Fiber
Flaxseed Oil
Glucosamine
Glutamine
Lactobacillus Acidophilus
Magnesium
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Potassium
Vitamin A (Retinol)
Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid)
Zinc

liver disorders

Alpha-Lipoic Acid
Betaine
Carnitine (L-Carnitine)
S-Adenosylmethionine (SAMe)
Spirulina
Vitamin K

macular degeneration

Cysteine
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Quercetin
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)
Zinc

myocardial infarction

Betaine
Magnesium
Vitamin B3 (Niacin)
Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid)
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)

pancreatitis

Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)
Zinc

prostate cancer

Fiber
Melatonin
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Quercetin
Soy
Vitamin D
Zinc

psoriasis

Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA)
Cartilage
Flaxseed Oil
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Omega-6 Fatty Acids
Sulfur
Vitamin A (Retinol)

rheumatoid arthritis

Bromelain
Copper
Creatine
Gamma-Linolenic Acid (GLA)
Lipase
Melatonin
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Omega-6 Fatty Acids
Quercetin
Sulfur
Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic Acid)
Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)

skin cancer

Vitamin A (Retinol)
Vitamin B3 (Niacin)
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)
Vitamin D

spontaneous abortion

Magnesium
Vitamin A (Retinol)
Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid)

stroke

Alpha-Lipoic Acid
Betaine
Calcium
Coenzyme Q10
Magnesium
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Potassium
Vitamin B12 (Cobalamin)
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)

systemic lupus erythematosus

Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)
Flaxseed Oil
Lipase
Omega-3 Fatty Acids

ulcerative colitis

Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA)
Copper
Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)
Fiber
Flaxseed Oil
Glucosamine
Glutamine
Lactobacillus Acidophilus
Magnesium
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Potassium
Vitamin A (Retinol)
Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid)
Zinc
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Acne
Alcoholism
Asthma
Atherosclerosis
Burns
Cirrhosis
Colorectal cancer
Crohn's disease
Depression
Diabetes
Eczema
Viral hepatitis
HIV and AIDS
Macular degeneration
Myocardial infarction
Pancreatitis
Prostate cancer
Psoriasis
Rheumatoid arthritis
Skin cancer
Stroke
Systemic lupus erythematosus
Ulcerative colitis
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