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Were you looking for information about Lecithin? Lethicin is a common misspelling of lecithin.
 
Lecithin, a substance found in the cell membranes of plants and animals, is commonly used as a dietary supplement. It is claimed to be beneficial for a number of conditions, including liver disease, bipolar disorder, and gallbladder disease. Since some people may be more likely to experience problems due to lecithin, you should talk to your healthcare provider before taking the supplement if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, have allergies, or have any chronic or severe medical conditions.
 
(Click Lecithin to learn more about the potential benefits, safety, and effectiveness of this supplement. You can also click on the various links in the box to the right to access specific topics on lecithin.)
 
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