L-Threonine

Information about L-Threonine

L-threonine uses

L-Threonine is used in the treatment of nutritional deficiencies.

How l-threonine works

L-Threonine is a precursor to the amino acids glycine and serine. It acts as a lipotropic in controlling fat build-up in the liver. May help combat mental illness and may be very useful in indigestion and intestinal malfunctions. Also, threonine prevents excessive liver fat. Nutrients are more readily absorbed when threonine is present.

Common side effects of l-threonine

Nausea, Headache, Rash, Stomach upset.

Available Medicine for L-Threonine

No medicine available

Content on this page was last updated on 16 February, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)