Supplement Database: Amino Acids

Amino Acids Explained

What is Amino Acids?

A naturally occurring compound found in meat and fish, often used as a supplement to enhance athletic performance.

Benefits of Amino Acids

Support muscle growth and repair; facilitate neurotransmitter synthesis; contribute to immune function and hormone production.

Drawbacks of Amino Acids?

Deficiency in essential amino acids can impair protein synthesis and lead to muscle wasting and other health problems; excessive intake of certain amino acids may interfere with nutrient absorption or metabolism.