Info: 60 Veg. Capsules
Dopamine can be considered one of the superheroes of the brain due to its many diverse and important functions. Dopamine is one of the most important neurotransmitters as it is known to be linked to movement, emotion, and the creation of brain power and energy. Douglas Laboratories Brain Energy is a uniquely formulated capsule that contains specific amino acids that are the building blocks of dopamine synthesis in the body as well as support normal cognitive functions. This product equally contains the adaptogen Rhodiola rosea which has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine in times of stress to support cognitive and physical vitality.
Each vegetarian capsule contains:
DL-Phenylalanine ... 300 mg
L- Tyrosine ... 200 mg
Rhodiola rosea root extract (5:1 DHE: 375 mg) (1.0% Rosavins, 0.8% Salidroside) ... 75 mg
L- Methionine ... 60 mg
Octacosanol ... 2 mg
Non-medicinal ingredients: Hypromellose, cellulose, magnesium stearate, silica.
This product does not contain yeast, wheat gluten, soy protein, milk/dairy, corn, sodium, sugar, starch, artificial colouring, preservatives, or flavouring.
Adults: Take 1 capsule two times daily up to 1 hour before or during periods of physical stress, or as directed by your healthcare professional. Do not take immediately before bedtime. Consult your healthcare practitioner for use beyond 4 weeks.
Do not use if you have Phenylketonuria (PKU); or if you have bipolar or bipolar spectrum disorder; or if you are taking antipsychotic drugs, levodopa, non-selective monoamine inhibitors, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, or any other antidepressants which increase serotonin synaptic concentrations.
Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding; or if you are following a low protein diet; or you have Parkinson's disease; or if you are taking antidepressant medication, hormone replacement therapy (HRT), or birth control pills.
If symptoms persist or worsen, discontinue use and consult a healthcare practitioner. If you experience irritability or insomnia, discontinue use. Health Canada Natural Product Number: 80030929.