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L-Glutamine 500mg capsules

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Lamberts® L-Glutamine capsules are a convenient and easy way to supplement the diet with this fascinating amino acid. Our capsules are made in the UK to pharmaceutical GMP standards and are suitable for vegetarians. If you require high daily doses of L-Glutamine then you should look at Lamberts® powdered L-Glutamine which is much cheaper per gram, has a very mild savoury taste and can be sprinkled on food or mixed in to drinks.

 

SKU: 8310-90 Categories: ,

Description

Glutamine is the most abundant naturally occurring non-essential amino acid in the body and it can be derived from glutamic acid, another member of the amino acid family. Both glutamine and glutamic acid can be found in protein-rich foods such as red meat, nuts and fish. Different tissues in the body have different requirements for L-Glutamine and the most eager consumers of glutamine are the cells of intestines, whilst muscles are known to be high producers of L-Glutamine.

Glutamine is an amino acid (a building block for proteins), found naturally in the body.

Glutamine is used to counter some of the side effects of medical treatments. For example, it is used for side effects of cancer chemotherapy including diarrhea, pain and swelling inside the mouth (mucositis), nerve pain (neuropathy), and muscle and joint pains caused by the cancer drug Taxol. Glutamine is also used to protect the immune system and digestive system in people undergoing radio or chemotherapy for cancer of the oesophagus. Additionally, glutamine is used for improving recovery after bone marrow transplant or bowel surgery, increasing well-being in people who have suffered traumatic injuries, and preventing infections in critically ill people.

Some people use glutamine for digestive system conditions such as stomach ulcers, ulcerative colitis, and Crohn’s disease. It is also used for depression, moodiness, irritability, anxiety, insomnia, and enhancing exercise performance.

People who have HIV (AIDS) sometimes use glutamine to prevent weight loss (HIV wasting).

Glutamine is also used for attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a urinary condition called cystinuria, sickle cell anemia, and for alcohol withdrawal support.

Source: webMD

Potential benefits of this product:

  • A convenient and easy way to supplement the diet with amino acid
  • Made in the UK to pharmaceutical GMP standards
  • Suitable for vegetarians
  • If you require high daily doses of L-Glutamine then you should look at Lamberts® powdered L-Glutamine which is much cheaper per gram, has a very mild savoury taste and can be sprinkled on food or mixed in to drinks

Allergen advice 
See presentation section for ingredients listed in bold.
The following list of allergens are excluded: Wheat, Barley, Soya, Eggs, Milk (and milk products), Lactose, Nuts, Sulphites, Celery, Fish, Shellfish, Yeast and Gluten containing ingredients.

Cautions 
This product is not recommended for children or pregnant or lactating women.

Storage instructions 
To be stored in a cool dry place and protected from light

Legal Category 
Food supplement.

A cream powder in a clear hard shell capsule.

Each capsule delivers:

L-Glutamine 500mg

Encapsulated With: 
Capsule Shell (Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose), Bulking Agent (Rice Flour), Anti-caking Agent.

Disintegration Time: 
Less than 30 minutes.

Suitable for vegetarians and vegans.

Daily intake:
1 to 6 capsules daily. It is preferable to take amino acids with fruit juice or water rather than milk. An amino acid is best taken ½ hour before any meal or at bedtime.

90 Capsules (8310-90)