Glutamine (L) Powder Bulk By the Ounce
Scientific Name: L-(+)-2-Aminoglutaramic Acid.
Common Names: 2-Amino-4-Carbamoylbutanoic Acid; (Levo) Glutamide
Common Uses: A urinary problem called cystinuria, An intestinal condition called Crohn's disease, Improving exercise performance, Rehydrating infants with severe diarrhea, Soreness and swelling inside the mouth, Improving well-being in people with traumatic injuries, when included in a formula used for nutrition. There is some evidence that glutamine keeps bacteria from moving out of the intestine and infecting other parts of the body after major injuries.
*Warnings: Adults should avoid using more than 40 grams of glutamine daily. Children, age 3 to 18, should not be given doses that are larger than 0.65 grams per kg of weight per day. Not enough is known about the safety of higher doses in children. Not enough is known about the use of glutamine during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use. If you are sensitive to MSG, you might also be sensitive to glutamine, because the body converts glutamine to glutamate.
Origin: It is naturally produced by the human body.