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Were you looking for information about Lecithin? Lecithen is a common misspelling of lecithin.
Lecithin is a dietary supplement claimed to have numerous health benefits. Possible benefits of the product include the treatment of high cholesterol, Alzheimer's disease, and liver disease. However, there is currently not enough scientific evidence to suggest that it is indeed effective for most uses. Before taking any lecithin supplements, you should talk to your healthcare provider if you are pregnant, have any chronic or severe medical condition, or have any allergies.
(Click Lecithin for a list of other potential benefits of lecithin, to learn more about the safety and effectiveness of this product, and to find out what side effects may occur. You can also click on the various links in the box to the right to access specific topics on lecithin.)
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