Now Foods, L-Phenylalanine, 500 mg, 120 Capsules
By Now Foods40 Reviews
Expiration Date: Jul 2017
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Shipping Weight: 0.3 lbs (0.14 kg)
- Product Code: NOW-00132
- UPC Code: 733739001320
- Package Quantity: 120 Capsules
- Dimensions: 2.5 x 2.5 x 4.4 in, 0.25 lbs (0.11 kg)
- Volume Discount
Combo Discount: -$2.95
- Nervous system support
- Supports positive mood
- GMP Quality Assured
- A Dietary Supplement
L-Phenylalanine is an essential amino acid that can be readily converted into the amino acid tyrosine. Because tyrosine is necessary for the synthesis of proteins and the production of the neurotransmitters dopamine and norepinephrine, Phenylalanine is an extremely important nutrient that must be obtained through the diet or by supplementation.
As a dietary supplement, take 1 capsule 1 to 3 times daily as needed, preferably between meals.
Gelatin (capsule), cellulose and magnesium stearate (vegetable source).
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.
Settling of powder may occur in the capsule, which is filled by weight without added fillers.
Store in a cool, dry place after opening.
For adults only. Consult a physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition. Persons with high blood pressure should consult a physician before using.
Keep out of reach of children.
|Serving Size 1 Capsule|
|Amount Per Serving||%DV|
|L-Phenylalanine (Free-Form)||500 mg||*|
|* Daily Value not established.|
iHerb Customer Reviews
This is a must-have for anyone experiencing mild depression. Start with one capsule first thing in the morning. Over a few weeks, move up to two in the morning and one in the afternoon. MUST be taken on an empty stomach. This is the first ingrediant in your arsenal against depression. Also helpful are 5-htp (take at bedtime); B-complex; DMAE (I prefer first thing in the morning); phosphatidyl serine; vinpocetine; and fish oil. I believe that nutritional supplements saved my life. I've tried a lot of products, and I know what works and what doesn't. My reviews are honest, straighforward, and based on my experience. Read my other reviews to quickly learn from my three decades of research and experimentation.
Not too sure how it would work by itself as Im taking DMAE, Tyrosine, Phenylalanine and Theanine in the morning for mild depression and lack of concentration. The cocktail definitely improved my mood, energy and confidence at work. Laughters pop up naturally and easier now... I'm happy with the results, no need to take other doses during the day and no side effects so far. Also take 50mg of 5-HTP at night and it helps me to sleep like a baby.