Get the benefits of this unique amino acid found in green tea, in a handy vegetarian capsule, which helps promote relaxation. Studies have shown that the alpha waves in the brain promoting relaxation are generated using L-Theanine with no adverse side effects. Research also shows it can improve your cardiovascular, immune and neurological health. The relaxing effects may also help with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
- Technical Specs
L-Theanine may be a useful dietary supplement for individuals wishing to support healthy mental functioning.
Ingredients / Formula
Each Vegetarian Capsule Contains:
- L-Theanine 100 mg
Adults take 1-2 capsules daily or as directed by health care provider.
Warning: If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you are taking any prescription medication, consult a physician prior to use. Excessive consumption may impair ability to drive or operate heavy machinery. Not recommended for use with alcoholic beverages.
- Extended Information
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.
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