Now Foods, L-Tyrosine, 500 mg, 120 Capsules
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- Neurotransmitter Support
- Pharmaceutical Grade (USP)
- Supports Mental Alertness
- Healthy Glandular Function
- GMP-Quality Assured
- A Dietary Supplement
L-Tyrosine is a non-essential amino acid that plays an important role in the production of neurotransmitters dopamine and norepinephrine. In addition, because L-Tyrosine is necessary for the synthesis of thyroid hormone and epinephrine (adrenaline), L-Tyrosine supports healthy glandular function and stress response.
As a dietary supplement, take 1 capsule 1 to 3 times daily, preferably between meals. Consider taking this product in combination with NOW L-Phenylalanine and Acetyl L-Carnitine.
Gelatin (capsule), magnesium stearate (vegetable source) and stearic acid (vegetable source).
Contains no sugar, salt, starch, yeast, wheat, gluten, corn, soy, milk, egg, shellfish or preservatives.
The L-Tyrosine used in this product is Pharmaceutical Grade (USP).
Persons with thyroid disease (hyperthyroidism), melanoma, or those taking MAO inhibitors or other mood altering medications should seek the advice of a physician before consuming this product.
Store in a cool, dry place.
|Serving Size: 1 Capsule|
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I've been taking L-Tyrosine and 5-HTP for depression and anxiety for about three weeks now. The results have been absolutely amazing. This works *far* better than any prescription anti-depressant SSRI I've been prescribed. Not only has my depression and anxiety dissipated, I actually feel energetic and alive! I read about these in Dr. Priscilla Slagle's book "The Way Up From Down" and also in Julia Ross's "The Mood Cure". I've been following Slagle's basic program which involves a very high-quality Multi Vitamin Mineral (M.V.M.), a high-quality Co-Enzyme B Complex that contains the proper form of B6 (P-5-P), and an extra 50mg of B6 (Pyridoxal-5-Phosphate / P-5-P) with each dose of L-Tyrosine or 5-HTP. I also take Vitamin C. Here's what I take: L-Tyrosine 1500mg + P-5-P 50mg on an empty stomach upon first waking up. I wait an hour before breakfast so it absorbs properly. M.V.M., B-Complex, Vitamin C 1-2000mg with breakfast L-Tyrosine 1500mg + P-5-P 50mg mid-afternoon on an empty stomach. M.V.M., B-Complex, Vitamin C 1-2000mg with dinner 5-HTP 100-150mg + P-5-P 50mg before bed on an empty stomach (makes me sleepy) The 5-HTP increases serotonin, and the L-Tyrosine increases dopamine and norepinephrine. So unlike a typical SSRI like Prozac that only increases serotonin, this increases these three neurotransmitters that regulate mood. Highly recommended if you're suffering from depression/anxiety and nothing you've tried so far seems to completely work.
My wife uses this product because her underactive thyroid leaves her lethargic and sleepy. It does a remarkably good job in helping her feel more normal. She takes one capsule first thing in the morning on an empty stomach, and a second one mid-afternoon. She feels more energy and more mentally clear. Episodes of fatigue and weepiness have been banished since beginning this regimen. For us, it's been a lifesaver! No bad side effects, as far as we can tell. 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.
Good for ADHD
Posted by 5061974857132364953 on Aug 30, 2016
Since taking prescription amphetamines for ADHD, I found myself burnt out and exhausted from low dopamine. A tapering schedule and L-Tyrosine helped me to recover quicker than I have previously from taking this script and I feel so much more myself than I thought I could! This is also a great study tool as it helps me to focus without the speedy effect of the medication.
Posted by Reviewer1284478 on Aug 07, 2016
L Tyrosine is exactly what I need to be alive.
Posted by bobbienorthern on Jul 16, 2016
This tyrosine really works. I just received it three days ago and it worked on me the very first time I took it. It really has given me so much more energy and endurance just in a short three days. Everyone is different so each of us should work with it and figure out what is the best dosage for our selves. I have read every review in here on the tyrosine and it seems that it will affect each of us in a different way. I have really been in great need of this supplement and am so glad that I found it just by reading reviews of all the other supplements that I take. It helps to convert the T4 into the T3 so it seems to me it gives the thyroid a badly needed jump start for me. It has decreased my hunger and appetite also. My energy is really soaring like I used to me many years ago. I am 72 next month so for me to become so alive on this supplement it verifies how good it is. Give it a try as it may really help with energy, fatigue and endurance and also with reducing my hunger and appetite. This also helps with my asthma as I can now breath much much better. I can now use inhalers only once a day and sometimes skip a few days. It really does help tremendously with my energy levels and it also really helps keep my hunger and appetite under control. It's like a miracle for my breathing.
Don't know what to expect, but the mood improved alot
Posted by 4712145402934902913 on Jul 05, 2016
Busy days, 2h commuting to work each way every day, 2 kids, 4 dogs and last but not least - a girlfriend. Those days have had an impact on my mood for the last 6 months. Being tired, not seeing the bright side of life. After 4 weeks with these babies things starts to look better. I'm up 5AM - 4 times a week, having a good workout before leaving for work. All stress that GF puts me through now gone since I'm not so tired and not in the mood for a real good lovers quarrel. I can't guarantee that Tyrosine is the reason behind all this, but it all went away after 4 weeks, without changing diet or taking new supplements. I guess I will keep on going using them. Good price at IHERB also, compared to local stored in my country.