- MFG # 00125
- UPC # 838287001256
Amino acids have a central role in the body's functioning. As building blocks of protein‚ as well as metabolism intermediates‚ the versatility of functions for the 20 amino acids that are found in proteins are impressive. One of these amino acids‚ glycine‚ stands out from the rest of the amino acids for a few reasons chemically‚ and also is very functional in different settings. Glycine Sticks 3 grams by Metabolic Maintenance provides an good source of glycine in a uniquely multipurpose stick form.
Glycine is an organic compound and also‚ of the 20 amino acids that are found in proteins‚ is the smallest. Glycine has a hydrogen substituent as its side chain‚ and also can fit in both hydrophilic or hydrophobic environments. It is a colorless‚ sweet-tasting crystalline that is not labeled as 'essential' because the body is able to make it from other chemicals. The body uses glycine in constructing proteins‚ but it also has functions beyond that‚ specifically in liver detoxification pathway and production of DNA‚ hemoglobin‚ and glutathione. Glycine is an inhibitory neurotransmitter- it transmits chemical signals in the brain‚ and may have an advanced role in promoting healthy neurological function.
Each 3 gram container of Glycine Sticks by Metabolic Maintenance contains 30 sticks and has a recommended dosage of one stick once daily to be used as desired‚ or as recommended by a healthcare professional. Pure glycine powder can be easily mixed with water or fruit juice as a nutritional sweetener.
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 Stick (3 grams)
Servings Per Container: 50
Amount Per Serving / % DV
Glycine USP 3g / *
*Daily Value not established.
Other Ingredients: Vegetarian capsule
Manufactured in a GMP Certified Facility.
Dissolve powder into water‚ fruit juice or other liquids. Mix well and consume immediately.
Keep out of reach of children.
Keep tightly closed in a dry place; do not expose to excessive heat.
Caution: Large amounts of Glycine may cause diarrhea. Pregnant or lactating women‚ consult your healthcare professional before taking this product.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) Certification
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Overall Rating for Glycine - 30 Sticks
Glycine Sticks 3 Grams really helps with falling asleep and staying asleep.
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