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Now Foods, L-Lysine, 500 mg, 250 Tablets
By Now Foods47 Reviews
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0.65 lbs (0.29 kg)
- Product Code: NOW-00102
- UPC Code: 733739001023
- Package Quantity: 250 Tablets
- Dimensions: 2.9 x 2.9 x 5.2 in, 0.55 lbs (0.25 kg)
Combo Discount: -$1.00
- Essential Amino Acid
- Supports Healthy Connective Tissue
- Supports Calcium Absorption
- GMP Quality Assured
- A Dietary Supplement
L-Lysine is an essential amino acid, which means that it cannot be manufactured by the body and must be obtained through the diet or by supplementation. Lysine is necessary for the production of all protein in the body including hormones, enzymes, and antibodies, as well as carnitine and collagen, which is the structural protein forming all connective tissue such as skin, tendon, and bone. L-Lysine also plays a major role in calcium absorption. Some evidence suggests that L-Lysine supplementation may help to support a healthy immune system as well as proper cardiovascular function.
As a dietary supplement, take 1 tablet 1 to 3 times daily, with or between meals. Consider taking these other NOW products: L-Proline, Zinc and AlliBiotic CF.
Cellulose, silica, magnesium stearate (vegetable source) and vegetable coating.
Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
NOW L-Lysine is a Pharmaceutical Grade essential amino acid.
Do not eat freshness packet. Keep in bottle.
Store in a cool, dry place after opening.
Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.
|Serving Size: 1 Tablet|
|Amount Per Serving||%DV|
|L-Lysine (from L-Lysine Hydrochloride)||500 mg||*|
|* Daily Value not established.|
iHerb Customer Reviews
I started needing L-Lysine when I had to give up milk. I've tried many, but this one is just right. Good size, no unnecessary junk in it. Being a "walking alert system" for food impurities and additives is no fun. I really appreciate the purity of NOW foods products!
My wife is suffering from a chronic Herpes affecting the eye area. Since she takes Lysine, the Herpes is stabilised. She takes a huge dose, 2 tablets per day. In stress times she increases the dose to 4 tablets per day. It helps a lot. She can recommended this to anybody suffering from Herpes.