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Opposite of Methyl Donors?

Discussion in 'Detox: Methylation; B12; Glutathione; Chelation' started by Changexpert, Mar 12, 2015.

  1. Changexpert

    Changexpert Senior Member

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    What is the opposite of methyl donors? Is it methyl receivers? methyl stealers? methyl takers?
    Also, what supplements work as methyl receivers? Only the ones I know are niacin and NADH (active B3).
    I've attached a list of methyl donors, which might be beneficial for finding methyl receivers.

    -Caffeine
    -MSM
    -Melatonin
    -CoQ10
    -Carnitine
    -Theanine (in black, green, and white tea)
    -SAMe
    -Methyl B12
    -Curcumin
    -DMG
    -TMG
    -Folapro, Metafolin, Deplin, 5-MTHF
    -Choline
    -Folic acid
    -Methionine amino acid
    -Vitamin B complex
     
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  2. PeterPositive

    PeterPositive Senior Member

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    Some call it a methyl-mop :)
    It seems that vitamin B1 and B2 could also work as methyl-mops, or at least increase the need for methyl donors.

    B3 seems the best methyl-mop. Otherwise there are lots of drugs that can interfere with methylation via different pathways.

    I think Dr. Ben Lynch has a list of those drugs on his website.

    cheers
     

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