Molybdenum is used for liver disease, yeast infections, HIV/AIDS, and Lyme disease. It is also used for sulfite sensitivity, chemical sensitivity, allergies, asthma, acne, anemia, gout, cancer, insomnia, eczema, Bell’s palsy, multiple sclerosis, lupus, and Wilson’s disease. It is also used to prevent osteoporosis, prevent cavities, and increase libido. Molybdenum plays a role in amino acid synthesis, break down of nucleotides, and metabolism of drugs and toxins. It is also used for prevention of gastroesophageal cancer.