L-Tyrosine by Now Foods is a food supplement based on L-Tyrosine. L-Tyrosine is a non-essential amino acid necessary for the synthesis of the thyroid hormone, and therefore plays a fundamental role in the metabolism and in maintaining a healthy glandular system. Tyrosine is above all very beneficial for people with thyroid disorders.
As well as helping to regulate the supra-renal system, it plays a role in energy, in the normal growth, development and maintenance of a healthy weight. It interacts with adrenaline or dopamine, regulating mood. Also with norepinephrine and epinephrine. It minimizes the absorption and storage of certain fats and stimulates myelin.