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Bottle of 100 L-Lysine Capsules from NOW
Bottle of 250 L-Lysine Capsules from NOW
454 g Jar of NOW L-Lysine Powder

NOW - L-Lysine

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$12.43
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$12.43

Info: Available in Capsules or Powder Form

L-Lysine is an essential amino acid, which means our bodies need it but cannot produce it on our own – it must be obtained through the diet or by supplementation. Lysine is one of the most well-known amino acids and is an essential component of all proteins.

Info: Available in Capsules or Powder Form

L-Lysine is an essential amino acid, which means our bodies need it but cannot produce it on our own – it must be obtained through the diet or by supplementation. Lysine is one of the most well-known amino acids and is an essential component of all proteins.

Product Notes:

Among other benefits, L-Lysine has virus-fighting abilities which can help reduce the recurrence of herpes simplex virus (HSV) infections (such as cold sores) and may help prevent the progression of other viral diseases. It also helps form collagen for bone, cartilage and connective tissue.

L-Lysine is available in 500 mg capsules, in two bottle sizes, and in a 100% pure powdered form.

Ingredients:

Each L-Lysine capsule (Health Canada Natural Product Number 80002648) contains:

500 mg L-Lysine (from Lysine Monohydrochloride)

Non-medicinal ingredients: Capsule (gelatin, water), Stearic Acid (vegetable source), Cellulose, Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source), Rice flour.

Each 1/4 teaspoon of the L-Lysine Powder (NPN 80002663) contains:

552 mg L-Lysine (from Lysine Monohydrochloride). No other ingredients.

Suggested Usage:

Adults: Take 2 Capsules 1 to 3 times daily, between meals. Consult a healthcare practitioner for use beyond 6 months.

Powder: For Calcium Absorption: Adults: Take 1/4 teaspoon, 2 times daily, between meals. Consult a healthcare practitioner for prolonged use.

For Cold Sores: Adults, Take 2-1/4 teaspoons, 3 times daily, between meals. Do not use longer than 6 months.

Store either type in a cool, dry place.

Warnings:

Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to using NOW Foods L-Lysine if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you are following a low protein diet. Consult a healthcare practitioner if symptoms persist.

Supporting Science:

Pedrazini, Maria Cristina et al. “L-lysine: Its antagonism with L-arginine in controlling viral infection. Narrative literature review.” British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 2022.

Pedrazini, Maria Cristina, and Francisco Carlos Groppo. “L-lysine therapy to control the clinical evolution of pityriasis rosea: Clinical case report and literature review.” Dermatologic Therapy, 2021.

Stagi, Luigi et al. “Blocking viral infections with lysine-based polymeric nanostructures: a critical review.” Biomaterials Science, 2022.


Product Options:
100 Capsules - $12.43 - UPC: 733739801104
250 Capsules - $25.48 - UPC: 733739801128
454 g Jar of 100% Pure Powder - $26.99 - UPC: 733739802408