Natural Home Cures Freeze Dried Nopal Powder Capsules (Prickly Pear) Contains Lysine (Essential Amino Acid)

Our Natural Home Cures Freeze Dried Nopal Powder Capsules (Prickly Pear) contains lysine that has been shown to slow the replication of the herpes simplex virus and may have other anti-viral properties as well.(1*)

Lysine is required to synthesize carnitine which helps in the conversion of fatty acids to energy.(2*)  Lysine also assists in the formation of collagen,(3*) the fibrous protein that forms the connective tissue, cartilage, and bone. It helps the body absorb calcium and aids in the production of enzymes, hormones and some cells of the immune system.(4*)  In addition, lysine contributes to helping control cholesterol  levels(5*) may be able to help with reproductive system problems, tiredness, irritability, inability to concentrate, slow growth, bloodshot eyes, anemia, and hair loss.(6*)


Sources of Lysine

Dairy products, Legumes (such as beans, peas & lentils), Red Meats, Fish and our Natural Home Cures Freeze Dried Nopal Powder Capsules (Prickly Pear).


     Source References
(1) Wikipedia: Lysine
(2) WebMD: Lysine
(3) University Maryland Medical Center: Lysine
(4) PubChem: Lysine
(5) PubMed: Substrate & Functional Diversity of Lysine Acetylation Revealed
(6) The Biology Project: Lysine