What is DL-Phenylalanine?

Category: Supplements

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See also: D-Phenylanamine

DL-Phenylalanine is marketed as a nutritional supplement for its reported analgesic and antidepressant activities.

Purpose
Patients
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Perceived effectiveness
Purpose
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Purpose
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Purpose
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Patients
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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects of DL-Phenylalanine

Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
1
None
9

Dosages

Most common dosages (by patients currently taking DL-Phenylalanine)
Dosage
500 mg daily
Patients
5
Dosage
1,000 mg daily
Patients
5
Dosage
200 mg daily
Patients
1
Dosage
300 mg daily
Patients
1
Dosage
1,200 mg daily
Patients
1
Why Patients Stopped Taking DL-Phenylalanine (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason
Did not seem to work
Patients
4
Reason
Other
Patients
3
Reason
Not indicated
Patients
1
See all 8 patients who’ve stopped taking DL-Phenylalanine

Duration

Currently Taking DL-Phenylalanine
Duration
Patients
Duration
0-1 month
Patients
0
Duration
1-3 months
Patients
0
Duration
3-6 months
Patients
0
Duration
6 months-1 year
Patients
0
Duration
1-2 years
Patients
0
Duration
2 years or more
Patients
4
Stopped Taking DL-Phenylalanine
Duration
Patients
Duration
0-1 month
Patients
2
Duration
1-3 months
Patients
4
Duration
3-6 months
Patients
1
Duration
6 months-1 year
Patients
1
Duration
1-2 years
Patients
0
Duration
2 years or more
Patients
0

Adherence


Always
Patients
6
60%
Usually
Patients
1
10%
Sometimes
Patients
2
20%
Never
Patients
1
10%

Burden


Very
Patients
0
0%
Somewhat
Patients
2
20%
A little
Patients
1
10%
Not at all
Patients
7
70%

Cost per month


Cost per month
$200+
Patients
7
233%
Cost per month
$100-199
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
$50-99
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
$25-49
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
< $25
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
Not specified
Patients
3
100%
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for DL-Phenylalanine.