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Supplying your body with a healthy mixture of nutrients is important. Many people have trouble supplying their body with the right amounts of amino acids‚ which are extremely helpful in body functioning. You can however provide yourself with the amino acid glycine easily by taking a dietary supplement. Glycine Powder 500 grams (0.5kg/1.1 lbs.) by Metabolic Maintenance provides an excellent source of glycine in a convenient and easily mixable powder.
Glycine is an organic compound which is also the smallest of the 20 amino acids that are found in proteins. It is a colorless‚ sweet-tasting crystalline that is not deemed 'essential' due to the body's ability to make it from other chemicals. The body utilizes glycine in making proteins‚ but it also has functions in liver detoxification pathways‚ as well as the production processes of DNA‚ hemoglobin‚ and glutathione. As an inhibitory neurotransmitter‚ glycine transmits chemical signals in the brain‚ and may have a role in healthy neurological functioning. It also may be involved in the process of promoting healthy REM sleep patterns. As it does have a naturally sweet taste‚ Glycine Powder by Metabolic Maintenance can help in sweetening the taste of the liquid or formula that you include it in.
Each 0.5 kg/ 1.1 lb. (500 gram) container of Glycine Powder by Metabolic Maintenance has a recommended dosage of 1/8 teaspoon (500 mg) once daily‚ mixed into 10 oz of water or fruit juice as a nutritional sweetener‚ or as recommended by a healthcare professional.
Metabolic Maintenance vitamins and supplements are time-tested and physician-approved. All products are truly excipient-free‚ meaning that they have no fillers like cellulose or silicon dioxide that other manufacturers often add to products. Using only the purest ingredients and cutting-edge medical technologies‚ Metabolic Maintenance vitamins and supplements come in tinted glass bottles to best store them without losing their potency and effectiveness.
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.
Serving Size: 1/8 teaspoon (500mg)
Servings Per Container: 400
Amount Per Serving / % DV
Glycine 500mg / *
*Daily Value not established.
Manufactured in a GMP Certified Facility.
1/8 teaspoon (500 mg) in 10 oz. of liquid as a nutritional sweetener. May be easily combined with water‚ fruit juices or other liquids.
Caution: Pregnant or lactating women‚ consult your healthcare professional before taking this product.
Keep out of reach of children.
Keep tightly closed in a dry place; do not expose to excessive heat.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Gluten Free
- GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) Certification
Ratings & ReviewsReview This Item
Overall Rating for Glycine Powder - 1.1 lb (0.5 kg)
By Susan Knoke
from Austin, Tx
Really has helped me to sleep
I had been using ambien for many years but wanted to stop. Taking 1 tsp of Glycine Powder by Metabolic Maintenance at night right before retiring has been amazing. And I don't wake up during the night as I used to.
No side effects for me.
√ I would recommend this item to a friend.
I have taken Glycine Powder several times when dealing with anxiety. I have not been taking this on a regular basis though as I do not feel I need to. Glycine is not an essential amino acid. It is synthesized in the body. It is an inhibitory amino acid so a lot of alternative practitioners use to help people with anxiety.
√ I would recommend this item to a friend.
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