INGREDIENTS & RESEARCH

L-Methionine

BACKGROUND

Ingredient Type: Amino Acid

Also Known As: Methionine, DL-Methionine, L-2-amino-4-(methylthio)butyric acid

L-Methionine is an amino acid used in the synthesis of proteins.  Brazil nuts are the food source with the highest amount of L-Methionine, which has important antioxidant properties.

L-Methionine is used as a health supplement today to control free radicals and promote detoxification.

 

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In the meantime see the WebMD entry for methionine, the AminoAcidStudies.org entry for methionine, the Michigan Medicine Health Library entry for methionine, or the RXList entry for methionine for more information.