l-Lysine is a dietary supplement for the essential amino acid l-Lysine, which supports the immune system and helps to maintain healthy gum and lip tissue. l-Lysine can’t be produced by the body, and although it can be obtained from various food items, many diets don’t supply sufficient quantities.l-Lysine supports the immune function and helps maintain healthy arginine levels, as well as supporting the health of the lip and gum tissue. It’s also been associated with reduction of anxiety through control of serotonin, which clinical trials have shown that it can be effective in reducing the recurrence of herpes simplex cold sores. l-Lysine deficiency can affect the vision and even cause blindness. l-Lysine is made from vegan, hypoallergenic ingredients that are certified as gluten free by the Gluten Free Certification Organisation. Taken regularly, this dietary supplement can help both your immune system and the health of your lips and gums.
Take 2 capsules daily, between meals, or as your doctor directs. Each vegetarian capsule contains:
- l-lysine HCl 500 mg.
- other ingredients: ascorbyl palmitate, vegetarian capsule (cellulose, water)
At this time, there are no consistent side effects or precautions, although transient gastrointestinal upset and diarrhea have been reported. Arginine may reduce the effectiveness of l-lysine in some individuals. If pregnant or lactating, consult your physician before taking this product
At this time, there are no known adverse reactions when taken in conjunction with medications.