Double Strength Taurine (1000mg) Overview
NOW Double Strength Taurine is a concentrated source of an extremely versatile free form amino acid. Taurine is different than other amino acids in its structure and isn't used to build proteins. However, it is used throughout your body and it particularly important to the nervous system. Taurine helps your nervous system send chemical signals and is especially valued for its relaxing, anxiety reducing power.
Here's a quick overview of the other functions taurine performs throughout the body. It's an important component of bile salts, which help your body process fat. Taurine is an antioxidant and also gives some protection against certain toxins, like lead. It's also important for maintaining eye health and is required for normal muscle function. Taurine isn't found in vegetable proteins, making supplementation extremely important for vegetarians.
Double Strength Taurine (1000mg) Description from Now
Taurine is a conditionally essential amino acid which is not utilized in protein synthesis, but is mainly found free in most tissues, especially throughout the nervous system. Taurine has been found to be important in the formation of bile salts, cell membrane stabilization, and eye health. Taurine is well known for its role in the modulation of neurotransmitter activity and its relaxing effect on the mood.
|Serving Size: 1 capsule
Servings Per Container: 100
||% Daily Value**
| ** Percent Daily Value is based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
† Daily Value not established.
Other Ingredients: Gelatin (capsule) and Stearic Acid (vegetable source).
As a dietary supplement, take 1 capsule one or more times daily as needed. Take with juice or water, preferably between meals.