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what is the difference between theanine threonine

A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Theanine: is found in tea and in supplement form. It helps us become calm and focused. It is not the only way to cal oneself. How is your diet and exercise l ... Read More

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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience in Internal Medicine
L-Theanine.: Research has confirmed the relaxing properties of L-theanine through measuring its effect on brain wave activity. This is in doses of 50mg daily. Pe ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Everything we ingest: has side effects. Please see a nutritionist or a natural health doctor who can recommend the proper supplements and doses. Peace and good health.
A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Theanine: This is an Amino Acid with psychoactive properties due to its stimulant effect on brain Dopamine & gaba. It was originally discovered in green tea. It ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Harper
51 years experience in General Surgery
Why: do you want to know? Why are you concerned about either compound. Perhaps if we know this we can give you a reasonable response.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
35 years experience in Pulmonary Critical Care
Voodoo: Spend your money on a real doctor.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
32 years experience in Neurology
Tyrosine is: tyrosine is the precursor in the biochemical pathway for dopamine synthesis in the body.
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
27 years experience in Psychiatry
Antidepressants: They are pretty different on the neurotransmitters they affect (serotonin/norepinephrin), half life, molecular structure, side effects (like weight ga ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
Basically,...: Clonazepam is a Benzodiazepine. Benzodiazepines enhance the effect of the neurotransmitter gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) at the GABAA receptor, resul ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfred Forrester
41 years experience in Psychiatry
They are the same: Clonazepam is the generic (chemical)name for Klonopin (which is the original branded name). Since Klonopin went generic, there are now many manufactur ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Nor./dop.: Norepinephrine is the fight-flight neurotransmitter. Dopamine is for executive functions such as planning and alertness, etc.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience in Endocrinology
Polarity: Hi. Phospholipids (PLs) are polar, amphipathic molecules: part of the molecule loves a water environment and the other part loves an oily (non-water) ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bart Denys
38 years experience in Cardiology
Dopamine: Found a great discussion here: http://allnurses.Com/cardiac-nursing/whats-the-difference-12149.Html.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
GABA: Gabapentin is neurontin, (gabapentin) a mood stabilizer used for epilepsy & neuropathic pain. It is by prescription. Gaba powder is a supplement con ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Different chemicals: The phosphatidyl serine has some utility in early stages of dementia and Alzheimer's, but d-serine has no value of which I am aware. Maybe our naturo ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience in Family Medicine
Length of action: Alprazolam (xanax) & diazepam (valium) both belong to a family of anxiety meds called benzodiazepines. Alprazolam is relatively short-acting (less tha ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience in Psychiatry
Same medication: Sertraline is a shortened version of sertraline hcl.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Howell
40 years experience in Psychiatry
NT vs Medication: Gaba is a normal neurotransmitter (nt) in the brain and other parts of the nervous system in the body. Gabapentin is a medication that affects GABA i ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
Half life: Propranolol must be taken four times a day. Propranolol er (extended release) only needs to be taken once a day. Otherwise, they're the same drug.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glen Elliott
42 years experience in Child Psychiatry
Totally different: Dextroamphetamine is a stimulant used mainly to treat adhd and certain types of sleep disorders; dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant used to allay ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
30 years experience in Cardiology
The same: I think they are one and the same --.
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A male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
TheyArePolymorphs: They have the same chemical formula but slightly different chemical structure.They are virtually the same and used for same indications.Does not matte ... Read More
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience in Psychiatry
Terms: Diazepine refers to a class of drugs while diazepam is a specific medication.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Trivora: Enpresse & trivora are the same bcp medications.

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