L-Lysine is an essential amino acid that must be obtained through the diet or through supplementation. This formula contains 1000 mg of the amino acid per tablet in a vegan & vegetarian formula.
Lysine is necessary for the production of all proteins in the body, and is required for the maintenance of the structural proteins collagen and elastin, which form all connective tissue such as skin, tendon, and bone. L-Lysine is also a precursor to L-carnitine, which is needed for fat metabolism and energy production, which can support good health. In addition, L-Lysine supports a healthy immune system helping to fight cold sores. This double strength 1000 mg tablet is ideal for tougher and recurring cold sore sufferers, and those dealing with more serious concerns of bone health and family history of osteoporosis.
Medicinal Ingredients: Each tablet contains:
L-Lysine (from L-Lysine Monohydrochloride)
Non-medicinal ingredients: Cellulose, Croscarmellose Sodium, Silica, Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source), Stearic Acid (vegetable source), Tablet Coating (hypromellose, stearic acid (vegetable source), cellulose).
Adults: Take 1 - 3 tablets daily between meals.
Caution: Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are following a low protein diet, are pregnant or breastfeeding. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 6 months.