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NOW Foods

L-Glutamine Powder

Item | NWF895

  • Non-GMO



  • Supports muscle mass



  • Vegetarian/Vegan


$34.19
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$35.99
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5,000 mg 2.2 lbs Pwdr

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Supplement Facts

Serving Size 1 Rounded Teaspoon (approx. 5 g)

Servings Per Container about 200

Amount Per Serving  
L-Glutamine (Free-Form) 5 g (5,000 mg) *

* Daily Value not established.

Other ingredients: None.

SUGGESTED USAGE: Mix 1 rounded teaspoon in juice, preferably between meals, 1 to 2 times daily as needed.

Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition (including liver disease, bipolar disorder). Keep out of reach of children.

Do Not Eat Freshness Packet Enclosed.

Natural color variation may occur in this product.

This product is sold by weight not volume.

Store in a cool, dry, dark place after opening.

  • Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients.
  • Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
  • NOW┬« L-Glutamine Powder is a pure, free-form, non-essential amino acid and is the highest grade available.
  • KOSHER
  • Non-GMO
  • VEGAN
  • STEROID FREE
  • INFORMED-CHOICE Trusted by sport
  • INFORMED-SPORT Trusted by sport
  • GMP QUALITY ASSURED
  • AMINO ACIDS
  • PURE POWDER
  • Non-GMO



  • Supports muscle mass



  • Vegetarian/Vegan


Glutamine is involved in maintaining a positive nitrogen balance (an anabolic state) and also aids rapidly growing cells (immune system lymphocytes and intestinal cell enterocytes). Glutamine has recently been the focus of much scientific interest. A growing body of evidence suggests that during certain stressful times, the body may require more glutamine than it can produce. Under these circumstances glutamine may be considered a "conditionally essential" amino acid. In addition, glutamine is a regulator of acid-base balance and a nitrogen transporter.

Terms and Ingredient Definitions

Shipping Weight: 2.53 lbs

Vegan
Kosher
Non-GMO

These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

MSRP: $59.99

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Disclaimer: Product reviews are provided for informational purposes only. The information or opinions expressed therein are solely those of the contributors and do not necessarily represent those of Swanson Health Products and its employees. Please read full product reviews disclaimer.
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Good product
Have been taking this powder for some years. It is good for all the digestive track.
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Great product and best price
I have used this product for many years and take a scoop with water everyday, usually at night. It keeps my body alkaline and not acidic. It curbs my appetite for sweets, great for after I eat bad stuff like greasy foods, etc. I have found this the best place for price and order it quite often.
Quality: 5.0 / 5.0
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Effectiveness: 5.0 / 5.0
Convenience: 5.0 / 5.0
Satisfaction: 5.0 / 5.0
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BIG BRAIN BANG FOR THE BUCK
I have used L-Glutamine in tablets and capsules just about forever. Since Amino Acids became readily available in powder form in the 1980's, I have also used L-Glutamine Powder. It is easy to use, because it has virtually no taste, and it mixes easily into any liquid. Even though L-Glutamine is available today in 1,000 mg. capsules and even 1,500 mg. tablets, since I like to take at least 6 to 10,000 mg. each morning, it is much more convenient for me to stir a heaping scoop / tsp of L-Glutamine Powder into my morning healthy green drink. I don't even know it's there, but it gives me a tremendous helping of nourishment that I value for my brain. Funny how things evolve. Today, most people seem to be taking L-Glutamine for their skeletal muscles; however, when I began using L-Glutamine, it was as brain food / nourishment. The articles and books way back in the day were about L-Glutamine for the brain. Today, there is reading material everywhere about L-Glutamine being of value throughout the body. Personally, along with several other renowned brain nutrients that I take daily, I realize excellent, noticeable positive effects from my L-Glutamine Powder. I have used a couple of other brands of L-Glutamine Powder that I have purchased from Swanson Health Products. While the actual powders have differed a little in texture/consistency, I haven't noticed any difference in taste, miscibility, or positive results. I like the NOW Brand, and I am fully satisfied using this product, which Swanson sells at a very good price. Works for me.
Quality: 5.0 / 5.0
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Convenience: 5.0 / 5.0
Satisfaction: 5.0 / 5.0
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Good quality product
I am happy with the powdered L-Glutamine: it's easy to scoop, the taste is not noticeable with juice (I drink it in water) and the price/volume is great for heavy users. I wish the scoop was affixed outside ))) it's difficult to find it in the jar.
Quality: 5.0 / 5.0
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Effectiveness: 5.0 / 5.0
Convenience: 4.0 / 5.0
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good stuff
when used with vita c&swanson msm great joint stabilizer
Quality: 5.0 / 5.0
Value: 5.0 / 5.0
Effectiveness: 5.0 / 5.0
Convenience: 4.0 / 5.0
Satisfaction: 5.0 / 5.0
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