What is Zinc-carnosine?

Category: Supplements

Most popular types: Metagenics Zinlori


See also: Carnosine Zinc

Zinc is a mineral involved in the immune system and DNA synthesis. Carnosine is a protein used to prevent aging or treating complications of diabetes, kidney failure, or some nerve conditions. In combination, zinc-carnosine is a supplement that enhances health of the stomach and relieve discomfort.

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30 mg daily 1

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1 patient evaluation for Zinc-carnosine

Jul 7, 2017 (Started Jan 01, 2017)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
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    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: A methionine-bound zinc that increase the bioavailability of zinc. Methionine is the amino acid best absorbed by the body, aids enzyme function, helps DNA replication, and boosts immune system
Cost: < $25 monthly

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