DL phenylalanine is an essential amino acid that the body is unable to produce. It is involved in the production of some of the body’s neurotransmitters.
DL-Phenylalanine is a mixture of both the D and L forms of the amino acid phenylalanine. DLPA may have the unique ability to block the enzyme enkephalinase in the central nervous system, thereby sparing feel good hormones such as endorphins and enkephalins. This formulation provides Free Form DLPA to promote optimal absorption and assimilation.
- Can elevate mood
- Decrease pain
- Aid in memory and learning
Phenylalanine is also used for: Arthritis, Depression, Menstrual cramps, Migraines, Obesity, Parkinson's Disease, Schizophrenia.
Solgar’s DLPA Vegetable Capsules are free of corn, yeast, wheat, soy and dairy products and are formulated without the use of preservatives, artificial flavors or colours.