|What Is It?
An essential amino acid, l-lysine cannot be manufactured
by the body and must be obtained from the diet. It is
primarily noted for its importance in healthy protein
synthesis, nitrogen balance and immune function.*
Uses For l-Lysine
Immune Function: l-Lysine provides nutritional support
for the body's natural defenses, which includes maintaining
healthy gum and lip tissue.*
Bone Health: Recent evidence suggests the ability of
l-lysine to promote calcium absorption, providing
potential support for healthy bones.*
What Is The Source?
l-Lysine is produced from the fermentation of grain.
Vitamin C (ascorbyl palmitate) is derived from corn
dextrose fermentation and palm oil.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose, treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
Individual results may vary. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
each vegetable capsule containsl-lysine HCl .................................................................................. 500 mg.vitamin C (as ascorbyl palmitate) ................................................... 10 mg.
Pure Encapsulations recommends 26 capsules per day, in divided doses, between meals.
Are There Any Potential Side Effects Or Precautions?At this time, there are no consistent side effects or precautions, although transient gastrointestinal upset and diarrhea have been reported. Arginine may reduce the effectiveness of l-lysine in some individuals. If pregnant or lactating, consult your physician before taking this product.Are There Any Potential Drug Interactions?At this time, there are no known adverse reactions when taken in conjunction with medications.
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