Amino Acid Therapy can provide a lasting solution to disorders associated with neurotransmitter imbalances such as Parkinson’s, depression, migraine headaches, Trichotillomania, Fibromyalgia, anxiety and more…
Introduction to Amino Acid Therapy
Amino Acid Therapy and Neurotransmitter Function
Most people have heard of several common neurotransmitters, including serotonin and melatonin (sleep), dopamine, norepinephrine and epinephrine (adrenaline) and are familiar with at least some of their functions in regards to mood (depression).
What most people do not know is that neurotransmitter imbalances can dramatically affect many other aspects of your health and can cause or exacerbate any of the following conditions: Depression, anxiety, migraines, insomnia, cravings, increased appetite, low-pain tolerance, hot flashes, mood swings and more…
Restoring proper neurotransmitter levels using amino acid therapy can quickly and effectively eliminate deficiency, alleviate symptoms, can make up for damaged neurons and restore proper function.
We have now seen over one hundred clients that had previously been working with other providers for guidance using amino acid therapy. Many of these clients had previous DBS testing completed to help them determine how to optimize their neurotransmitter function....read more
There is a lot of confusion about what we are trying to accomplish through the targeted use of amino acid therapy, so I wanted to devote this post to (a) the dysfunction(s) we are trying to address and (b) how amino acid therapy addresses these dysfunctions....read more
Once it has been determined that a person is dopamine dominant (via the successful completion of a dopamine challenge), the next step in optimizing neurotransmitter function is determining the amount of L-dopa needed (from standardized mucuna pruriens) to maximize...read more