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L-Tyrosine

L-Tyrosine


 

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Dosage Form: Capsule
Size: 90 caps
Dietary Preference: Not Applicable
Brand: Thorne Research


Product Code: TR-SA514
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Description Ingredients Allergens
 
Essential for neurotransmitter and thyroid hormone synthesis*   •important nutrient for healthy adrenal function* •supports the thyroid gland* •promotes a positive mental state and healthy stress management*  L-tyrosine is an amino acid precursor for synthesis of the neurotransmitters norepinephrine and dopamine.* By improving the rate of neurotransmitter synthesis, L-tyrosine stimulates the central nervous system.* It appears to function as an adaptogen by relieving physical symptoms of stress, such as mood swings.* Chronically stressed individuals may not efficiently convert phenylalanine to L-tyrosine, making supplementation with L-tyrosine desirable.*   L-tyrosine also serves as a precursor for the thyroid hormone thyroxine and melanin, the pigment responsible for skin and hair color and protection against harmful ultraviolet rays.* In addition, L-tyrosine stimulates growth hormone and is involved in adrenal and pituitary function.* L-tyrosine is also a powerful antioxidant, scavenging and neutralizing free radicals and inhibiting fat oxidation.*  Suggested Use: Take 1 capsule three times daily or as recommended by a health-care practitioner.
Cautions
  • PREGNANCY WARNING If pregnant, nursing, or trying to conceive, consult your health-care practitioner before using this product.

    INTERACTIONS/CONTRAINDICATIONS Tyrosine is contraindicated in individuals taking an MAO inhibitor antidepressant medication.

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