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acne
alcoholism
anorexia nervosa
Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
bulimia nervosa
burns
celiac disease
cervical dysplasia
cirrhosis
common cold
cough
Crohn's disease
diabetes mellitus
diarrhea
fertility, decreased
herpes simplex virus
 
HIV and AIDS
hypertension
immune system disorders
inflammatory bowel disease
kidney disease
macular degeneration
obesity
osteoporosis
pancreatitis
pregnancy
premenstrual syndrome
prostate cancer
sickle cell anemia
tuberculosis
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
Selenium
Vitamin A (Retinol)
Vitamin B3 (Niacin)

alcoholism

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

anorexia nervosa

Carnitine (L-Carnitine)
Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)
Melatonin
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Omega-6 Fatty Acids
Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)
Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)

Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)
Gamma-Linolenic Acid (GLA)
Iron
Magnesium
Melatonin
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Omega-6 Fatty Acids
S-Adenosylmethionine (SAMe)
Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)

bulimia nervosa

Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)
Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)

burns

Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA)
Brewer's Yeast
Bromelain
Copper
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)
Flaxseed Oil
Glutamine
Iodine
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Selenium
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)

celiac disease

Lipase

cervical dysplasia

Cysteine
Vitamin A (Retinol)
Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid)
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)

cirrhosis

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

common cold

Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)

cough

Bromelain
Iron

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
Selenium
Vitamin A (Retinol)
Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)
Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid)

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
Selenium
Vanadium
Vitamin B3 (Niacin)
Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic Acid)
Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)
Vitamin D
Vitamin H (Biotin)

diarrhea

Bromelain
Fiber
Lactobacillus Acidophilus
Quercetin

fertility, decreased

Coenzyme Q10

herpes simplex virus

Lysine
Spirulina

HIV and AIDS

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

hypertension

Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA)
Calcium
Coenzyme Q10
Fiber
Flaxseed Oil
Gamma-Linolenic Acid (GLA)
Magnesium
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Omega-6 Fatty Acids
Potassium
Vanadium
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)
Vitamin D

immune system disorders

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

inflammatory bowel disease

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

kidney disease

Carnitine (L-Carnitine)
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)

macular degeneration

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

obesity

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP)
Betaine
Calcium
Chromium
Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)
Fiber
Glutamine
Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic Acid)
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)
Vitamin D

osteoporosis

Calcium
Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)
Gamma-Linolenic Acid (GLA)
Lysine
Magnesium
Melatonin
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Omega-6 Fatty Acids
Potassium
Soy
Vitamin A (Retinol)
Vitamin B12 (Cobalamin)
Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)
Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid)
Vitamin D
Vitamin K

pancreatitis

Selenium
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)

pregnancy

Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)

premenstrual syndrome

Calcium
Gamma-Linolenic Acid (GLA)
Magnesium
Omega-6 Fatty Acids
Tyrosine
Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)

prostate cancer

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

sickle cell anemia

Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)

tuberculosis

Omega-6 Fatty Acids
Vitamin A (Retinol)
Vitamin D

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
Selenium
Vitamin A (Retinol)
Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid)
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Acne
Alcoholism
Anorexia nervosa
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
Bulimia nervosa
Burns
Cervical dysplasia
Cirrhosis
Common cold
Cough
Crohn's disease
Diabetes
Diarrhea
Herpes simplex virus
HIV and AIDS
Hypertension
Macular degeneration
Obesity
Osteoporosis
Pancreatitis
Premenstrual syndrome
Prostate cancer
Tuberculosis
Ulcerative colitis
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