- MFG # 00148
- UPC # 838287001485
L-tyrosine is an amino acid‚ or protein-building molecule‚ that has a range of effects on your brain. It's needed to produce chemical messengers called epinephrine‚ dopamine‚ and norepinephrine; all three of these chemicals play a part in regulating your mood. Since it helps your body produce mood-influencing chemicals‚ your doctor may recommend L-tyrosine supplements to boost your mood.
In addition to helping you feel better mentally‚ L-tyrosine may also stimulate the production of melanin‚ a substance that provides your skin and hair with color. L-tyrosine also works to regulate activity within your thyroid‚ adrenal‚ and pituitary glands‚ which release hormones into your bloodstream and may support the creation of pain-relieving molecules.
If you have low levels of L-tyrosine in your body‚ you may experience symptoms such as low body temperature. If you're short on vitamin B6‚ folic acid‚ and/or copper‚ your body may not effectively use the L-tyrosine you take in through your diet or supplementation; this could lead to an L-tyrosine deficiency. Likewise‚ a health condition called phenylketonuria (PKU) interferes with the production of L-tyrosine‚ making additional dietary intake or a supplement necessary.
Metabolic Maintenance’s L-Tyrosine 500 mg is a supplement that provides this essential amino acid. Combined with vitamin B6‚ each capsule supports the creation of proteins. At the recommended dosage of one capsule daily‚ a 100-capsule bottle of L-tyrosine will last you around three months.
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 Capsule
Amount Per Serving / % DV
Vitamin B-6 (as Pyridoxine HCI) 10mg / 500%
L-Tyrosine 500mg / *
*Daily Value not established.
Other Ingredients: Vegetarian capsule‚ L-leucine.
Manufactured in a GMP Certified Facility.
One (1) capsule daily as a dietary supplement‚ or as directed by a Doctor. Best taken between meals.
Tyrosine should not be used with MAO inhibitors or with Levodopa (used to treat Parkinson’s disease).
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Excipients Free
- Gluten Free
- GMP Certification
Ratings & ReviewsReview This Item
Overall Rating for L-Tyrosine 500 mg - 100 Capsules
from Beaverton, OR
L-Tyrosine by Metabolic Maintenance is a high quality product. My natropath carries it but it costs more from her so I prefer to purchase it from Pureformulas!
√ I would recommend this item to a friend.
Questions About This ItemAsk a Question
Please ask any questions you may have about this specific product in the field below.
Your question(s) and our corresponding answer(s) will not be confidential and will be posted publically on this specific product page.
Additionally, PureFormulas is unable to directly recommend products in relation to specific health conditions. Please contact your trusted healthcare practitioner for direct product recommendations.
If you have any general questions regarding orders or our policies and programs, please contact our Customer Happiness Team @ 1.800.383.6008Please log in to submit a question.