Now Foods, Taurine Powder, 8 Oz
- Nervous System Health
- Healthy Visual Function
- A Dietary Supplement
- Amino Acids
- Family Owned Since 1968
- GMP Quality Assured
Taurine is a conditionally essential amino acid that is not utilized for protein synthesis, but is mainly found free in most tissues, especially throughout the nervous system. It functions in tissues by stabilizing cell membranes and aiding the transport of potassium, sodium, calcium and magnesium in and out of cells. Taurine helps to generate and regulate never impulses and supports the maintenance of normal fluid balance; it is also used by the body in visual pathways, as well as in the brain and nervous system, where it works together with glycine and GABA as a neurotransmitter.
Take 1/4 level teaspoon 1 to 2 times daily with juice or water, preferably between meals.
Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication (including anti-hypertensive and diuretic medications), or have a medical condition (including hypotension). Keep out of reach of children.
Do not eat freshness packet enclosed.
Natural color variation may occur in this product.
This product is sold by weight not volume.
Store in a cool, dry place after opening.
|Serving Size: 1/4 Level Teaspoon (approx. 1 g)|
|Servings Per Container: about 227|
|Amount Per Serving||%Daily Value|
|Taurine (Free-From)||1 g (1,000 mg)||*|
|* Daily Value not established.|