l-Theanine is a specialty nutrition supplement made by Pure Encapsulations, manufacturers
of hypo allergenic nutrition supplements. Every batch of finished products
are tested and certified by independent laboratories. All products are
manufactured under conditions similar to those employed in making
pharmaceutical grade drugs and complies with the FDA GMP guidelines.
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*Green tea has been recognized for centuries as having relaxant
properties. l-Theanine, a unique amino acid derived from tea, provides the
characteristic taste of green tea. l- Theanine has also been discovered as
the biologically active constituent of green tea responsible for promoting
In a preliminary non-clinical study, an l-theanine solution enhanced
alpha wave production in the occipital and parietal regions of the brains of
volunteers. These observed patterns are considered to be an index of
relaxation. Furthermore, it did so rapidly and without causing drowsiness.
In two additional studies, alpha waves were also shown to be detectable
soon after l-theanine administration.
Theanine is also useful for supporting healthy cellular function.
Preliminary research suggests that l-theanine may be helpful for
premenstrual support including healthy attitude. Furthermore, theanine has
been reported to moderate the effects of caffeine on the central nervous
l-Theanine's safety is supported in studies and by its long history of
safe consumption in tea. Pure Encapsulations l-Theanine is Suntheanine®, the
brand which has been used in scientific studies.
Pure Encapsulations offers Suntheanine® l-Theanine, a unique amino acid,
providing helpful relaxation support without causing drowsiness and easing
occasional nervous tension and irritability.
Ingredients and Dosage:
each vegetable capsule contains:
l-theanine 200 mg.
(hypo-allergenic plant fiber added to complete capsule volume requirement)
1–6 capsules per day, in divided doses, between meals.
* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration.
This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
Suntheanine® is a registered trademark of Taiyo International, Inc.
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1 bottle contains: 120 capsules
Also Available in 60 capsules/bottle
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