Jarrow Formulas L-Lysine 500 mg Essential Amino Acid for Protein Metabolism, 100

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L-Lysine 500 mg 100 Capsules from Jarrow Formulas may provide essential amino acids for protein metabolism. L-Lysine is one of the nine essential amino acids that cannot be made by the body. It acts as a precursor for many amino acids including L-carnitine‚ which is needed for fat metabolism. L-Lysine is necessary for growth‚ development‚ tissue maintenance‚ and repair. L-Lysine can be found in meat‚ poultry‚ cheese‚ eggs‚ soybeans‚ spirulina‚ legumes‚ and dairy products. When including these food products becomes difficult‚ a supplement like this one from Jarrow Formulas might prove beneficial. This supplement may also aid in the formation of collagen‚ which is a major part of the body’s connective tissues. The collagen produced with the help of this supplement may promote healthy bones‚ skin‚ and other tissues. Apart from helping in the synthesis of collagen‚ lysine may also be used for energy production when converted to acetyl coenzyme A.

Benefits and features

  • L-Lysine is an essential amino acid necessary for growth, development, tissue maintenance and repair
  • Free of wheat‚ gluten‚ soybeans‚ dairy‚ eggs‚ fish/shellfish‚ and peanuts/tree nuts.

Suggested Use

Take 1 capsule‚ 1 to 3 times per day‚ preferably on an empty stomach‚ or as directed by your qualified health care consultant.


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