Solgar L-Lysine 500mg provides L-Lysine which is an essential amino acid.
L-Lysine is an essential amino acid that supports the growth, maintenance and health of skin tissue. It promotes the integrity of skin and lips, and is used by the body to produce collagen. This formulation provides Free Form L-Lysine to promote optimal absorption and assimilation.
Long chains of molecularly bonded individual amino acids form protein. The body must first break these molecular (peptide) Bonds for amino acid absorption to take place. Solgar's free form amino acids are already in there simplest form (no peptide bonds) and can be readily absorbed into the bloodstream.
Solgar L-Lysine 500mg is suitable for Kosher and Vegetarian diets.
Specialist Nutritional Information :
As a food supplement for adults one vegetable capsule daily with juice water in between meals or as directed by a healthcare practitioner.
Each Vegetable Capsule provides L-Lysine 500mg.
If you are pregnant, nursing, taking any medications or have a medical condition please consult your healthcare practitioner before taking any dietary supplements. Keep out of reach of children.
Benefits of L-Lysine
Lysine is often used in treating herpes viral infections, especially those caused by herpes simplex virus. It has been observed that lysine is effective in accelerating the process of recovery and reducing the frequency of both cold sores and genital herpes. It is also helpful in another viral disease known as shingles, which is characterized by skin rashes.