Kidney health- Activated charcoal may be able to assist kidney function by filtering out undigested toxins and drugs. It seems to be especially effective at removing toxins derived from urea, the main byproduct of protein digestion. It improved kidney function, and a reduced rate of kidney inflammation and damage.
Diarrhea- Given its use as a gastrointestinal absorbent in overdoses and poisonings, it follows that some people might propose activated charcoal as a treatment for diarrhea.
Skin Infections- Activated charcoal used to treat soft tissue conditions, such as skin infections.
Treats alcohol poisoning and helps prevent hangovers While activated charcoal does not adsorb alcohol, it does help quickly remove other toxins from the body that contribute to poisoning.
Reduces high cholesterol activated charcoal reduces bad cholesterol and increases good cholesterol as much as some prescription medications.