Side-effects of methionine intake may include changes in acidity of the blood and should not be used in people with a condition called acidosis, may make atherosclerosis worse, may make liver illness worse, and can increase homocysteine levels. Too much homocysteine may be linked to an increased risk for illnesss of the heart and blood vessels. Large doses of methionine (above the recommended amount) might cause confusion, disorientation, delirium, agitation, listlessness, and other similar symptoms in people with schizophrenia. If you believe that you are experiencing any adverse reactions, please see your healthcare professional immediately. Each individual may react differently to any product or supplement. We always recommend that you consult with your healthcare professional prior to considering the use of this product or any supplement.*
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- What is Methionine derived from?
- What is the expiration date of Methionine?
- Does Methionine contain corn or grain-derived ingredients?
- Is Methionine suitable for vegans and vegetarians? If not, why?
- Is Methionine safe to use while pregnant or breastfeeding?
- Can Methionine be used for children?
- Are there any side-effects or precautions when using Methionine?
- Is Methionine free of magnesium stearate?
- Does Methionine contain sulfur?
- If I have high homocysteine levels, is it okay to take Methionine?