Lecithin can cause side effects such as diarrhea and nausea, fullness and abdominal pain, according to WebMD. However, lecithin is likely safe for most users. The body’s cells use lecithin to transmit nerve impulses. More »

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The nutritional benefits of lecithin include construction of body cells, prevention of the hardening of cell membranes and restoration of damaged livers, states Herb Wisdom. It also prevents heart diseases, boosts memory... More »

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When used to treat neurologic disorders and dementias, lecithin improves memory by increasing acetylcholine, or ACh, production, a substance that transmits nerve impulses. People who use it to treat liver disease accumul... More »

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Pharmacological benefits of lecithin use include lowering cholesterol levels, treating liver illnesses and possibly treating neurological disorders or triggering the body's defense system, while its side effects include ... More »

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Phenylketonurics is likely safe for adults when consumed in amounts normally contained in foods; soy lecithin is also safe for adults in normal quantities but may have mild side effects, such as nausea, diarrhea, abdomin... More »

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Lecithin is possibly safe for most people if used correctly, but some potential side effects include nausea, abdominal pain, fullness and diarrhea, states WebMD. Moreover, there is still no enough information to provide ... More »

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Lecithin is possibly effective in treating liver disease, according to WebMD. Lecithin reduces the amount of fat in the liver of patients who are fed intravenously. Supplements that contain lecithin treat dementia, gallb... More »

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