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Principal Proposed Uses
Stress; Mental Function
Other Proposed Uses
L-theanine is a water-soluble amino acid. Amino acids are the building blocks of proteins. L-theanine has been studied for its possible health benefits, ranging from cancer and stroke prevention to weight loss. However, most research on the amino acid has been conducted to assess its stress-relievingeffects.1
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