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NAC

NAC stands for N-Acetyl Cysteine.  It's an amino acid that may help with ocd.  There's not a lot of quality information regarding NAC and ocd, however it seems to be an emerging area of study.  I ran across a wonderful article about NAC on the blog "Healthy Fellow".  The link to the article is http://www.healthyfellow.com/401/nac-for-mental-health/
The article references a research study that's being done at Yale.  Information about the study can be found on the U.S. National Institutes of Health's website.  The link to the specific study is http://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00539513?term=n+acetylcysteine&rank=33. I'd really like to participate in the study but don't live close enough to Yale to be able to.  As of right now as I type this they are still looking for study participants. 

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