Hilton Head Island, SC
A 29-year-old male asked:
Is it safe to take n-acetyl l-tyrosine and the supplement l-dopa (mucuna) together to support and boost dopamine production?
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Holistic Medicine 41 years experience
5.1k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Neurology 30 years experience
Please repost: Dopamine (DA) is produced by certain brain neurons in response to excitation by other neurons. DA metabolism is fantastically complicated & highly regulated. It doesn’t just “increase” in an unregulated way. Please repost & explain why you think your DA production NEEDS boosting; what tests or measurement techniques have been used to determine this; & what you expect to achieve by “boosting” DA.
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Last updated Jun 15, 2018
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