Modulates the levels of dopamine, an organic chemical in the catecholamine and phenethylamine families, that plays a number of important roles in the bodies and brains of humans.
Mood & Behavior
L-Tyrosine is important for the formation of epinephrine, norepinephrine, serotonin, and especially dopamine. These neurotransmitters are important for regulating mood and behavior.
Concentration and Mental Alertness
Studies show that L-tyrosine supplements enhance mental alertness. L-tyrosine may provide benefits for people with attention deficit disorder.
Studies indicate that L-Tyrosine supplements improve mental function and memory, as well as relieve fatigue, in sleep-deprived persons.
One of effects of L-tyrosine that have been reported are acute effects in preventing a decline in cognitive function in response to physical stress.
Motivation, ambition, & creativity
Studies indicate that L-Tyrosine improve motivation, ambition, and enhances creativity, arguably as an effect of the improved dopamine levels.
L-Tyrosine | Health Benefits