Glycine is a non-essential amino acid. Glycine may assist in neurotransmitter function, energy metabolism and maintaining muscle tissue. Glycine plays an integral role in protein synthesis. Supplementation may assist the function of the central nervous system and digestive system.
- No contraindications
- Pregnancy and lactation: not advised due to insufficient safety data
Take 1/3 of a teaspoon per day (approx. 1500mg) or as recommended by your registered healthcare practitioner (1 metric teaspoon (5mL) is approximately 4.1g).
Store below 25°C in a cool, dry place, away from direct sunlight.
Contraindications are taken from Natural Medicines database and are correct as of March 2019.
This food is not a sole source of nutrition and should be consumed in conjunction with a nutritious diet as well as an appropriate physical training or exercise program. Not suitable for children under 15 years of age or pregnant women. Should only be used under medical or dietetic supervision. Formulated supplementary Sports Food.
Serving per package: Approximately 167 - Serving size: 1500mg
Glycine can make symptoms worse when given with clozapine (Clozaril) in patients with schizophrenia (10253). Although this effect has not been reported with other atypical antipsychotic agents, glycine should be used cautiously with all atypical antipsychotics.
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