Glutamine is the most abundant free amino acid within the human muscle and blood. It is a building block for protein and involved in many vital functions. Glutamine is required for rapidly dividing cells, including those of the gut, and is a precursor of the brain neurotransmitter glutamate.
Glutamine also acts as a fuel for some tissues as well as for components of the immune system such as lymphocytes and macrophages.
Certain factors such as heavy exercising can lower the glutamine levels in the body. Glutamine supplements cause a rapid rise in cellular glutamine levels and glutamine stores in muscle.
Serving Size: 1/2 teaspoon (approx. 2 g)
Servings per Container: about 50
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RI = EU Reference Intake, * no RI available.
Dosage and Use:
Take 1/2 teaspoon daily on an empty stomach, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.
If you have significant kidney or liver disease, please consult your healthcare practitioner before using this product.
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DO NOT EXCEED RECOMMENDED DOSE
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If you are undergoing treatment for a medical condition or if you are pregnant or lactating, please consult with your medical practitioner first.
A food supplement should not be used as a substitute for a varied and balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle.
Store tightly closed in a cool, dry place.
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