- MFG # LGL250
- UPC # 879452000780
L-glutamine is an amino acid that forms one of the basic elements of your body’s muscles. It is also essential in the formation of mucosal cells‚ such as those found in the lining of your intestines. Furthermore‚ this amino acid supports proper nervous and immune system functioning. Finally‚ it plays a vital role in the creation‚ conversion‚ and transport of many chemicals in the body‚ including other amino acids‚ glucose‚ carbon‚ and nitrogen. It can pass through the blood-brain barrier‚ meaning that it’s easily absorbed by the brain.
Your muscles produce and store L-glutamine. Although your body can manufacture l-glutamine by itself‚ serious illness‚ injury‚ or infection can decrease your supply. Potential symptoms of a deficiency include illness‚ diarrhea‚ and decreased energy levels. Foods such as meat‚ dairy products‚ beans‚ spinach‚ and cabbage are good dietary sources of L-glutamine‚ although additional supplementation may be necessary when you’re under stress.
L-glutamine supplements are commonly used by body builders to repair muscles after a workout and increase muscle growth. It may also be helpful for curbing sugar cravings. People who are on extended bed rest can use it to help prevent muscle wasting from long periods of inactivity. L-glutamine may also support immunity. Finally‚ due to its ability to build and repair intestinal lining‚ it has been used as a treatment for ulcers‚ leaky gut syndrome‚ and other forms of digestive upset.
L-Glutamine Powder by Designs for Health contains over 3‚000 mg of L-glutamine in each serving. At the recommended daily dosage of three grams (one teaspoon)‚ each 250-gram container of L-Glutamine Powder should last you for roughly three months.
Designs for Health was founded in 1989 by a team of clinical nutritionists‚ and puts science first when creating products and formulas. Ever since then‚ the company has focused on manufacturing dietary supplements that contain quality‚ natural ingredients at effective dosages. It strives to provide the best products for health care professionals and patients.
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: 3 grams (approx. 3/4 teaspoons)
Servings Per Container: 83
Amount Per Serving / % DV
L-Glutamine 3‚000mg / *
*Daily Value not established.
Does not contain gluten.
As a dietary supplement‚ take approx. 3/4 teaspoon per day or as directed by your health care practitioner.
Store in a cool‚ dry place.
Keep out of reach of children.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Gluten Free
- GMO Free
- GMP Certification
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Overall Rating for L-Glutamine Powder - 8.8 oz (250 Grams)
By elizabeth philpott
I trust my natruopath when he said I needed L-Glutamine Powder by Designs for Health to help out my stressed lower intestines.
√ I would recommend this item to a friend.
My mom has used L-Glutamine Powder by Designs for Health for several years as my brother has seemed to always struggle with gut problems & she's always looking for something to provide him relief. This works!
It offers almost immediate relief for minor tummy & intestinal issues without having to pop the antacid tablets on a routine basis.
Grainy but all in all manageable.
√ I would recommend this item to a friend.
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