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is l theanine safe while pregnant

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes: L-theanine is an Amino Acid found in green tea. Since green tea is considered safe in pregnancy it can presumed that it's components, including l-thea ... Read More
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A 84-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Usually: in general usually it's safe to combine these two
A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
Probably: There has been no conclusive research to help us know for certain what a safe dose of L-theanine is. However, there have been no reports of overdose ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Buspar & Theanine: I can't say with complete certainty. However, I did not see this on the list of medications that interact with Theanine. REF: https://www.rxlist.co ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Yes: As long as it's from a reputable source. It's abundant in the protein you eat normally.
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
That depends: Check here for list of medications that it may react with: http://www.rxlist.com/theanine-page3/supplements.htm#Interactions
A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
Cautiously: L-theanine is an amino acid found in tea leaves. It seems to boost levels of calming brain chemicals including GABA, serotonin and dopamine and lowers ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. PAUL EUN
Dr. PAUL EUN answered
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: In recommended doses, it should be very safe to use during pregnancy. It is one of the Amino Acids normally found in proteins.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Probably- moderation: As is usually the case, no research has been done so no one knows for sure. However, lysine occurs naturally in many foods so every woman who has ever ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
INteraction: I am unaware of any interactions between these two compounds.

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