Complex amino acid formulas can be designed to effectively address neurotransmitter imbalance, by providing many of the essential building blocks of a well-functioning brain. Our neurotransmitters are created out of certain amino acids in the presence of particular vitamins and minerals. Specific amino acid protocols provide those essential building blocks and being free form powders, these formulas can be easily absorbed. Formulas should also includes herbs to support the stress management organs of the body such as the adrenal glands. Some herbs have been scientifically shown to improve mental clarity, stamina, and stress tolerance.
Amino acids are vital support in the recovery of all addictions, including nicotine! Even people with process addictions such as gambling or sex can benefit from amino acids because research shows that neurotransmitters are depleted in these circumstances as well.