Tyrosine

Tyrosine is a nonessential amino acid synthesized through the degradation of phenylalanine. Besides the L-Tyrosine is a precursor of thyroxine.

Properties of L-Tyrosine as a supplement
Among the indications of Tyrosine are:
- Contributes to the prevention of anxiety and depression.
- The L-Tyrosine helps to elevate the levels of anti-stress hormones
- Collaborate in the synthesis of dopamine and adrenaline in the formation of
- The L-Tyrosine is involved with iodine in synthesis and formation of thyroxine.
- Hypothyroidism.
- Eases weight loss by increasing metabolism.
- Produces an increase of energy.
- Facilitates fat metabolism.

Contraindications of L-Tyrosine as a supplement
- The L-Tyrosine should not be given to persons suffering from melanoma as it stimulates melanin.

Related Topics
Phenylalanine
Arginine

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