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Amino Acids

Discussion in 'Detox: Methylation; B12; Glutathione; Chelation' started by topaz, Feb 9, 2012.

  1. topaz

    topaz Senior Member

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    I just realised that the iodine supplement that I take includes the following amino acids:

    Tyrosine 500mg
    Cystine hydrochloride 25 mg
    Methione 25 mg
    Taurine 25mg

    In addition, I also take a separate L-Tyrosine supplement 500 mg.


    Is this ok? I know to avoid glutathione but am I correct in assuming that these other amino acids should be fine???
  2. perchance dreamer

    perchance dreamer Senior Member

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    Hi, Topaz. I take Tyrosine also.

    For a long time, I took 1000 MG. I tolerated it fine, but then I developed a heart flutter.

    My nutritionist told me that excess Tyrosine can cause flutter in some patients and advised me to cut back to 500 MG.

    I did, and the flutter went away.

    My system is absurdly sensitive, so my experience may be uncommon, but I thought I'd mention it.

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