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l tyrosine vs l dopa

A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes: Yes, it is perfectly safe to take n-acetyl-l-tyrosine and l-dopa together. Adequate sleep, exercise and a healthy diet can also increase Dopamine prod ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience Neurology
Please repost: Dopamine (DA) is produced by certain brain neurons in response to excitation by other neurons. DA metabolism is fantastically complicated & highly ... Read More

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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience Neurology
DA = dopamine: Please repost your question with an explanation of how & why you think you don't have enough DA. DA in the bloodstream drives up your blood pressu ... Read More
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Dr. Olav Jaren
18 years experience Neurology
Amino acids: These are different amino acids your body can use to make other amino acids. Most people want to boost their dopamine level in the brain, it is not c ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Somewhat: Swedish medical center found some benefit for add with tyrosine, but the benefits lasted only a couple weeks. Also advised using acetyl-l-tyrosine ins ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
Not Necessarily: Outside of ordinary amounts in diet, supplements of this Amino Acid may be dangerous regarding blood pressure , haert and neurological health. Never p ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Sibert
38 years experience Anesthesiology
Yes: Same thing; just a more detailed chemical description of the molecule. Tyrosine is one of the amino acids, which are the building blocks of protein.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glen Elliott
42 years experience Child Psychiatry
Unknown: Assuming it has any effect on adhd, which is not established, it could take weeks or months to have any notable effect, since you are trying to build ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Miller
50 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: It is an amno acid, it is safe
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liuska Pesce
22 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
L- thyroxine?: If the dose of thyroid hormone replacement is adequate, it usually takes 4-6 weeks in adults for medication to achieve steady levels. Sometimes smalle ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Stein
59 years experience Pain Management
There is none: Tyrosine is a precursor of ldopa which make dopamine. It should only be used as part of a balanced program to resort the neurotransmitters and should ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Gonzalez-mendoza
41 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
2 weeks: Most individuals should not take it for more than 2 weeks for the recommended use to recover from stressful situations and no more than 1, 500 mg per ... Read More
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