Glutamine deficiency develops during periods of fasting, starvation, strict dieting and weight loss associated with AIDS, critical illness and cancer. Deficiencies cause loss of gut integrity, impaired immune function, poor wound healing and slow recovery from illness.
10 grams of L-Glutamine
Use for surgery, wounds, critical illness, mucositis and peripheral neuropathy associated with chemo and radiation therapy.
Glutamine, Hydroxypropyl Cellulose.
Kelly O'Connor, RD, LDN, CDE Outpatient Oncology Dietitian Institute for Cancer Care Mercy Medical Center Baltimore MD