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Now Foods, GABA, Powder, 6 oz (170 g)
By Now Foods116 Reviews
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0.65 lbs (0.29 kg)
- Product Code: NOW-00215
- UPC Code: 733739002150
- Package Quantity: 6 oz (170 g)
- Dimensions: 3.1 x 3.1 x 5.5 in, 0.55 lbs (0.25 kg)
Combo Discount: -$1.00
- Natural Calming Effect
- 100% Pure Powder
- Promotes Relaxation
- Eases Nervous Tension
- GMP Quality Assured
- A Dietary Supplement
- Vegetarian Product
GABA (gamma aminobutyric acid) is a non-essential amino acid found mainly in the human brain and eyes. It is considered an inhibitory neurotransmitter, which means it regulates brain and nerve cell activity by inhibiting the number of neurons firing in the brain. GABA is referred to as the "brain's natural calming agent". By inhibiting over-stimulation of the brain, GABA may help promote relaxation and ease nervous tension. NOW provides only the naturally occurring L-form as found in food and in the body.
As a dietary supplement, take 1/4 level teaspoon one or more times daily as needed, preferably on an empty stomach. Consider taking this product in combination with NOW Taurine, Relora and Magnesium.
Contains no sugar, salt, starch, yeast, wheat, gluten, corn, soy, milk, egg, shellfish or preservatives.
Do not eat freshness packet. Keep in bottle. Store in a cool, dry place.
This product is sold by weight not volume.
|Serving Size: 1/4 Teaspoon (500 mg)|
|Serving Per Container: 340|
|Amount Per Serving||%Daily Value|
|*Daily Value not established.|
iHerb Customer Reviews
I am a life long insomniac and nothing works for me except as a spot type solution. I have the 'can't turn off my mind' thing. The brand I was using sent a bad batch, so I tried the NOW brand. The quality is much better and cheaper, too. Ambien, etc only works occasionally for me. GABA works every time! If I am really stirred up, it might not work, but by this time in life, I can turn my mind down to 'normal' continuous activity. GABA can work with that. I've been taking it for four months now and it still works effectively every time. I take 1.5 grams just before bed.
Gaba is brilliant! I don't know why there is so many mixed reviews of GABA over the net... Let me tell you it works brilliantly, and like someone mentioned before; it is quite like diazepam but less intense, no tolerance, addiction etc. 5 stars. I also mix this in my drinks no prob.