DL-Phenylalanine, also known as DLPA, is an essential amino acid with multiple benefits. An essential amino acid is one that the body cannot make and must be obtained through the diet or by way of supplements.
DLPA is a natural, powerful, low toxicity painkiller which helps promote the production of endorphins, the body’s own natural painkillers. Dramatic results have been reported for people suffering from the pain associated with arthritis, rheumatism, low back pain, muscle pain, neuralgia and migraines.
DLPA has been found to have a strong antidepressant action and to help relieve anxiety.
Benefits of DLPA:
DLPA Side Effects: Avoid this supplement if you are taking anti-depressants or have high blood pressure.
DL-Phenylalanine dosage range: 500-2000 mg per day.