Glutamine 850 mg – Super nutrient for digestive health and immune support
Glutamine 850 mg is an amino acid with a vast array of functions and health benefits, which are derived from its ability to feed various cells in the body. Glutamine is essential to the health of the immune system and the digestive tract. In the gut it promotes the health and proper functioning of mucosal cells, which are necessary for normal healing and repair. Glutamine also supports optimal muscle growth and strength and has been shown to be particularly useful in helping to maintain muscle tissue.
How does it work?
Glutamine, like all amino acids, contains nitrogen, which is needed by many cells throughout the body – including immune, gut and muscle cells. Nitrogen is also a building block for proteins, antioxidants, neurotransmitters and DNA. Glutamine has a unique Robin Hood-like nature: it distributes nitrogen freely to the cells which need it most, giving your body powerful and wide-ranging health effects.
Glutamine 850 mg helps to:
- Support gastrointestinal health
- Protect the body from occasional stress
- Support natural immunity
- Aid in muscle growth and strength
- Promote healthy blood sugar levels
- Regulate the appetite
- Promote skin health and integrity
Benefits of Glutamine
Gut Repair – By fueling the mucosal cells of the intestine, glutamine strengthens the integrity of the intestinal wall in order to support a healthy gastrointestinal tract.
Immune Support – Provides a major energy source for the immune system and its varied cells. Illnesses, infections, and chronic stress can deplete the body of these important cells, making glutamine an excellent nutrient for immune support.
Skin Integrity – As a basic building block of protein and tissue, glutamine supports the integrity of the skin, especially during occasional periods of physical stress or injury.
Maintenance of Muscle Tissue – Helps reduce muscle soreness by enhancing muscle recovery during sports events or exercise. If a person is unable to consume a regular meal, glutamine will instantly provide the nitrogen that is normally obtained through a meal and which is required to build and maintain normal muscle.
Antioxidant – Increases production of glutathione, the body’s main antioxidant. This in turn supports a healthy immune response, protects tissues from oxidative damage, and helps detoxify harmful substances.
Brain Support – As an important precursor for the production of neurotransmitter substances in the brain, glutamine helps to support brain wellness and mental energy.
Blood Sugar Support – Helps to support healthy insulin levels and stimulate glycogen (a stored form of glucose) to help support normal blood sugar. Additionally, as glutamine supports adequate neurotransmitter levels, it will also help healthy appetite regulation signaled by brain messages.
Have you ever thought about what’s really in your supplements?
Dr Nancy chooses each supplement formulation to ensure it is formulated with vitamins, minerals, nutrients, and botanicals in their most digestible and effective form. Dr Nancy’s supplements have quantities and potencies of the active ingredients that can only be obtained from a licensed physician. Each supplement is produced at a cGMP-compliant facility, meaning it must meet the strict quality regulations the FDA imposes on pharmaceutical drug manufacturers. Supplements are also third-party tested for quality and purity by certified US based labs.
Take one capsule per day, or as directed by your health care practitioner.
* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.