L-Tyrosine

L-Tyrosine


L-Tyrosine is defined as a white crystalline amino acid, C9H11NO3, that is obtained from the hydrolysis of proteins such as casein and is a precursor of epinephrine, thyroxine, and melanin.


BENEFITS OF HAVING ENOUGH L-TYROSINE

  • It produces the hormones thyroxin and adrenaline.
  • Controls the healthy pigment of hair and skin.

DEFICIENCIES OF L-TYROSINE MAY LEAD TO

  • Low body temperatures in the body.
  • Extreme changes in behavior.Low blood pressure.
  • Restless feelings in the legs.
  • Slow brain activity.