Take 1/2 - 1 level teaspoon three times per day. (1 level 5ml metric teaspoon = 3g (3000mg).
Tyrosine is a natural amino acid - one of the building blocks of protein. It is required for the manufacture of the brain chemicals (neurotransmitters) dopamine and noradrenaline. These neurotransmitters are required for concentration, alertness, memory and a happy, stable mood.
Tyrosine is required for the manufacture of thyroid hormones.
Contains no table salt, lactose, dairy products, gluten, artificial colours, artificial sweeteners, sugar or preservatives. Low allergy
Cautions and contraindications:
Tyrosine supplements must not be used by people taking a type of antidepressant medication called Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOIs). Examples of these drugs include Nardil (phenelzine), Parnate (Tranylcypromine), Selgene, Eldepryl (selegiline) and Aurorix. Tyrosine can cause a rise in blood pressure in people taking these medications.
Avoid tyrosine if you are taking Repreve (ropinirole) for restless legs, or if you are taking medication for Parkinson's disease.
Always read the label. Use only as directed. If symptoms persist consult your healthcare practitioner.