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Adenosylmethionine powder Q&A

Author: GSHWORLD Release time: 2024-05-27 Column: Product News


S-adenosylmethionine (SAMe) is an endogenous sulfur-containing compound synthesized catalytically from adenosine triphosphate and methionine. In vivo, it participates in a variety of metabolic reactions, such as the synthesis of nucleic acids, proteins, lipids and secondary metabolites.

1. What are the uses of adenosylmethionine?

SAMe is the active precursor of sulfur-containing compounds such as glutathione, cysteine, taurine and coenzyme A. SAM has anti-inflammatory and connective effects, which is beneficial to maintaining the health of bones and joints. As early as the 1970s, , SAM has been used to treat arthritis. In the mid-1980s, SAM was used as an antidepressant drug. In addition, it is also used to treat liver function disorders and is also used to prevent cardiovascular disease and anti-aging. Popular health supplement.

S-adenosylmethionine powder (SAMe)

2. Can SAMe be used to treat ADHD?

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a disorder that affects people's behavior. Early studies showed that ADHD patients improved after using SAM. However, subsequent trials also evaluated the possibility of SAMe treatment, although SAMe treatment seems to be safe. , well tolerated, but no significant benefit on ADHD symptoms was found, and more research may need to be waited for.

Can SAMe be used to treat ADHD?

3. Can SAMe be taken with food?

Generally speaking, it is not recommended to take it with food. If you want to better absorb and exert the effect of SAMe, it is recommended to consult a more professional nutrition and health care provider or medical staff based on your own physical condition. The effectiveness of SAMe may vary depending on the person. Pharmacokinetics vary.

4. Can SAMe be taken for a long time? is it safe?

SAMe is generally considered safe and well-tolerated. However, high doses of SAMe may cause stomach or abdominal discomfort. If long-term use is required, it is recommended to consult a medical professional.


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