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PE NutritionL-Lysine 1000mg 120 Tablets

Provides essential amino acids, suitable for vegans.

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PE Nutrition L-Lysine 1000mg 120 Tablets

£18.00

Description

  • An essential amino acid, meaning it cannot be produced by the body on its own
  • 1000mg of L-Lysine per tablet
  • Suitable for vegans and vegetarians

A building block for protein, lysine is an essential amino acid, meaning that it cannot be produced by the body alone.

L-Lysine is the form of lysine our bodies can easily make use of and that is why it is important that we find a dietary source.

While meats such as chicken and beef, plus soybeans and pumpkin seeds are sources of L-Lysine, if you feel you may not be getting enough, lysine supplements, such as this Holland & Barrett lysine 1000mg tablet, can help.

Because L-Lysine is found in some of its highest levels in meat and dairy produce, it can be particularly challenging for those who do not eat animal products to naturally consume.

Suitable for vegans and vegetarians, these L-Lysine supplements should only be purchased by those over 18 years of age.

Why do I need L-Lysine?

Proteins are made from long chains of 20 smaller molecules known as amino acids. Working alongside other amino acids, lysine amino acid helps the body to build protein.

And why do we need protein? Because it makes up the structure of all cells and tissues in our bodies, including muscle tissue, internal organs, tendons, skin, hair and nails. It is pretty important stuff.

A lack of L-Lysine can result in difficulty concentrating, fatigue and irritability. L-Lysine for skin and stress

Lysine’s involvement in collagen production leads researchers to think that it may have positive benefits for the skin.

Research suggests that keeping blood L-Lysine levels steady by taking a supplement can even help to reduce the occurrence of cold sores in those prone to the pesky little blighters.

Lysine may also aid those suffering with stress and anxiety. Supplementing with this vital substance appears to reduce levels of cortisol, the stress hormone, and may be particularly helpful for those suffering from high levels of stress.

L-Lysine versus Arginine

Not all amino acids are created equal. In fact the amino acid arginine can feed viruses, causing us to fall ill more easily when our immune system is low.

L-Lysine is Arginine’s arch enemy because it blocks Arginine activity. This process can help us to defend against illnesses such as ear infections. It also supports L-Lysine’s ability to tackle cold sores.

Packaging colour and size may vary but product contents is as described.

Ingredients

Full ingredients

L-Lysine Hydrochloride, Bulking Agent (Microcrystalline Cellulose), Anti-Caking Agents (Silicon Dioxide, Magnesium Stearate), Glazing Agents (Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose, Glycerine, Hydroxypropyl Cellulose).

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Nutritional Information

Each caplet contains:
L-Lysine 1000mg

Additional information

Advisory Information:

Food supplements must not be used as a substitute for a varied and balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle. If you are pregnant, breastfeeding, taking any medications or under medical supervision, please consult a doctor or healthcare professional before use. Discontinue use and consult a doctor if adverse reactions occur. Not intended for use by persons under the age of 18. Keep out of reach of children. Store in a cool, dry place. Do not use if seal under cap is broken or missing.

Free from:

No Artificial Colours, Flavours or Sweeteners. No Preservatives. No added Sugar or Salt. No Starch, No Milk, No Lactose, No Soya, No Gluten, No Wheat, No Yeast, No Fish, No Porcine.

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We go to great efforts to ensure that the information on this page is accurate at the time that the page was last edited. As we are constantly reviewing and developing our products to meet our consumer needs, consumers, particularly those that suffer from allergies and intolerances, should always check product labelling, warnings, and directions provided with the product that is delivered, prior to use or consumption.

Directions:

Take one caplet daily, preferably with a meal. Do not exceed stated dose.

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great product

this is one of the best supplements i have taken..well worth the money!!

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Fantastic product

Steongly recommend this product. Thank you holland an barest for employing great knowledgeable staff in the Gateshead metro store

Ollasandneil

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Miracle coldsore tablets

I started taking these around 5month ago to try and get ontop of horrendous coldsores that i get. After trying everything the doctors prescribed me over the last 12 years, including 2 very strong doses of shingles medication. I have not looked back. They are amazing. I would suffer from a coldsore outbreak at least once a month with normally 2 or 3 coldsores at once, lasting weeks. Over the first 2month of taking lysine i got 3 coldsores and after that i have had none at all. The best thing since sliced bread if you are a coldsore victim like me.

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