Does MSM have side effects?

Table of contents:

  1. Does MSM have side effects?
  2. When is the best time to take MSM?
  3. Does MSM affect the heart?
  4. Does MSM tighten skin?
  5. Does MSM help with parasites?
  6. Is MSM good for lungs?
  7. Does MSM detox your body?
  8. Does MSM help fatty liver?
  9. Does MSM have any drug interactions?
  10. Can turmeric damage the kidneys?

Does MSM have side effects?

Side Effects In some people, MSM might cause nausea, diarrhea, bloating, fatigue, headache, insomnia, itching, or worsening of allergy symptoms.

When is the best time to take MSM?

Start by taking 1/4 teaspoon twice per day dissolved in a glass of water (first thing in the morning and then later in the afternoon - on an empty stomach). Do this for 2 - 3 days before increasing you dose. It's important to take MSM TWICE per day. Don't take MSM too late in the day or in the evening.

Does MSM affect the heart?

These findings indicate that MSM may protect against inflammation in the heart, and thereby protect against inflammation-linked CVDs. Further study is warranted to determine the effect of MSM on cardiovascular health outcomes.

Does MSM tighten skin?

Products rich in antioxidants, whether consumed orally or topically applied, have been found to improve the elastic tissue content of the skin. MSM then helps to keep the skin tight and even provides protection against photoaging (the visible signs of aging caused by the sun).

Does MSM help with parasites?

In vitro and in vivo tests suggest that MSM has ameliorating or curing activity against a variety of medically important parasitic, microbial, fungal problems of the intestinal and urogenital tracts.

Is MSM good for lungs?

MSM (between 4 and 10 grams a day) is useful in treating asthma and allergies by regulating the fluid that covers the airway surface of the lungs, and by preventing an inflammatory response.

Does MSM detox your body?

In our bodies, MSM helps facilitate the detoxification process by making cells more permeable, which helps to release built up heavy metals, waste and toxins, while also making it easier for nutrients and water to enter the cells and continue the cleansing process.

Does MSM help fatty liver?

These data suggest that MSM has beneficial effects on multiple metabolic dysfunctions, including hyperglycemia, hyperinsulinemia, insulin resistance, and inflammation. Thus, MSM could be the therapeutic option for the treatment of obesity-related metabolic disorders such as type 2 diabetes and fatty liver diseases.

Does MSM have any drug interactions?

MSM has no known interactions with other drugs. This document does not contain all possible interactions. Therefore, before using this product, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all the products you use.

Can turmeric damage the kidneys?

Turmeric contains oxalates and this can increase the risk of kidneys stones. “The consumption of supplemental doses of turmeric can significantly increase urinary oxalate levels, thereby increasing risk of kidney stone formation in susceptible individuals.”