Amino Acids

Amino Acids

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“L-tyrosine is prescribed for a number of medical conditions such as Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, chronic fatigue syndrome, heart disease, erectile dysfunction, and narcolepsy. Some people take l-tyrosine to alleviate the discomfort that comes with PMS and the withdrawal symptoms from substance abuse. L-tyrosine is even so versatile that it is also used in topical suntan preparations, as an appetite suppressant, and as a fat burner.”

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It is being heavily researched as an anti-diabetic compound due to its actions on organs of the body of most concern to diabetics (kidney, eye, nerve health) as well as controlling blood sugar while reducing some forms of insulin resistance.” Taurine

L-Glutamine has been found to help reduce, and even eliminate, cravings by helping to steady blood sugar.
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ALCAR (Acetyl L-Carnitine)
Carnitine increases our ability to get into ketosis. (R, R2)  The acetyl group in it is needed for acetylation, which is needed for all three enzymes that convert aceto-acetyl-CoA to butyrate.  The acetyl group may increase acetylcholine if you take it with alpha-GPC.  Acetylcholine increases glucagon, which can also help get into ketosis.”
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“Clinical tests have shown that acetyl l-carnitine is a very effective treatment and management for cognitive decline and memory loss due to old age. It has also shown the ability to treat memory impairment commonly experienced by alcoholics. With these two abilities alone, acetyl l-carnitine certainly makes a good argument as being a viable cognitive enhancer. Its value as a supplement for other purposes such as an antioxidant, as treatment for sexual impotency, and as management for Alzheimer’s symptoms makes it a good overall health supplement.”
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Acetyl-l-carnitine was shown to significantly reduce both of these types of damage from alcohol. This resulted in less loss of nerves and better plasticity in nerve transmission – meaning nerves were able to maintain their health in the face of alcohol poisoning with acetyl-l-carnitine.”

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