Amino Acids
Description

There a 3 types of Amino Acids, Conditional Amino Acids, Nonessential Amino Acids and Essential Amino Acids, However all of them are important to us. 'Essential' amino acid just means they cannot be made by the body. Amino acid supplements are especially vital for athletes because they support muscle building, and people over 50 as generally people over 50 lose muscle mass. They form proteins which are the building blocks of health and Amino acid supplements can help ensure you have the amino acids you need for cell growth, tissue repair and body functions. Amino Acids also play a vital role in supporting lung function, balance blood sugar, maintaining a healthy heart and lots more.

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L-Tryptophan
Helps boost serotonin, a mood-enhancing neurotransmitter
L-Tryptophan is a naturally-occurring, essential amino acid that helps boost levels of serotonin, a mood-enhancing neurotransmitter involved in promoting well being, calmness, relaxation, confidence, concentration and appetite control. Taking tryptophan before bed is an excellent way to combat occasional sleeplessness. For best results, take tryptophan on an empty stomach, or with a small serving of carbohydrates. 500mg capsules of pure, pharmaceutical-grade tryptophan.
Price: £44.34
Acetyl-L-Carnitine

The acetyl derivative of L-carnitine. Acetyl-L-carnitine is involved in the metabolism of protein, carbohydrates and fats, as well as the conversion of fats into energy.*

Price: £78.72
Acetyl L-Carnitine 500mg

Acetyl L-Carnitine is best known for its role in supporting mitochondrial health since it is responsible for transporting fatty acid chains to the mitochondria within cells, where they are oxidised to produce energy.

Price: £14.71
Acetyl-L-Carnitine 250mg (Free Form)

Acetyl-L-Carnitine 250mg capsules is one of Solgar's premium-quality amino acids.
 
Certified Kosher Parve ( Pareve, Parevine ) by KOF-K

Price: £24.99
L-Tryptophan

Precursor to serotonin, melatonin, and niacin

  • amino acid essential for brain serotonin and melatonin production
  • promotes relaxation, sleep, and good mood
  • contains no preservatives, magnesium stearate, or other lubricants and diluents
  • made without flowing agents that can inhibit its bioavailability

 

 

Price: £56.69
Free Aminos

A formulation of 17 naturally occurring amino acids in their free forms, including 9 essential amino acids, as well as L-5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP). Contains no L-tryptophan.

Price: £35.25
Iso Rich Soy

Soy isoflavones, along with other naturally occurring soy phytonutrients, have been shown in scientific studies to have many health benefits, including maintaining healthy cells, promoting normal cardiovascular function, supporting bone health and assisting estrogen balance.

Price: £28.90
BCAA Plus (Branched Chain Amino Acids)

Solgar's BCAA Plus capsules contain the three essential branched chain amino acids L-leucine, L-isoleucine & L-valine.
 
Certified Kosher Parve ( Pareve, Parevine ) by KOF-K

Price: £16.99
L-Tyrosine

Essential for neurotransmitter and thyroid hormone synthesis

  • important nutrient for healthy adrenal function
  • supports the thyroid gland
  • promotes a positive mental state and healthy stress management
Price: £29.25
L-Arginine 500mg

L-arginine is considered a semi-essential amino acid, and is involved in growth hormone release, the production of nitric oxide, and the metabolism of ammonia waste in the urea cycle.*

Price: £16.60