Lysine is an essential amino acid. Like all amino acids it functions as a building block for proteins.
FORM (e.g. capsules): Capsules
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Solgar L-Lysine 500mg (Free Form)Product Type: Nutritional Supplement
May help control cold sores (herpes-simplex virus)
Nutritional Supplement Features:
- Lysine is an essential amino acid. Like all amino acids it functions as a building block for proteins. Proteins are essential for the formation of cells and are also involved in the biochemical structure of hormones, enzymes, neurotransmitters and antibodies.
- Lysine is abundant in animal based foodstuffs such as red meat but found in much lower quantities in most vegetables. Hence, low dietary intakes are frequently seen in vegetarians.
- Studies suggest that lysine may be helpful in controlling herpes simplex-related infections, which is the virus that causes cold sores.
- Biochemist and Nobel laureate, Linus Pauling, believed that a combination of vitamin C and the amino acid lysine may help to maintain a healthy heart and arteries.
Nutritional Supplement Recommended Dosage:
As a food supplement for adults, one (1) to two (2) Vegetable Capsules of Solgar L-Lysine daily with juice water in between meals, or as directed by a healthcare practitioner
Solgar L-Lysine is suitable for Vegans and Kosher
Nutritional Supplement Ingredients:
Each Vegetable Capsule provides:
L-Lysine (free form, as HCL) 500 mg
Encapsulated with these natural ingredients:
microcrystalline cellulose, magnesium stearate. Vegetable capsule shell: hydroxypropylmethyl cellulose.