D-Phenylalanine 500 Mg
Veg Capsules 60
D-phenylalanine is a non-protein amino acid related to the essential amino acid L-phenylalanine.
Brand: Doctors Best
Product Code: d-phenylalanine-500-mg-DRB
Servings per Container: 60
Quantity per Container: 60 Veg Capsules
D- and L-phenylalanine are structural mirror images of each other. A small amount of D-phenylalanine may be converted to L-phenylalanine in the body. D-phenylalanine is reported to inhibit an enzyme that degrades enkephalins, which are naturally occurring substances in the body that belong to the class of compounds known as endorphins.
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- Dietary supplement
Phenylalanine supplements should not be taken by individuals with phenylketonuria (PKU), children, pregnant or lactating women, people with high blood pressure, and anyone taking anti-psychotic medications or MAO inhibitors.