Purpose[edit | edit source]
Isoleucine is essential for forming hemoglobin, regulating blood sugar levels and energy levels, it also helps with wound healing, removal of nitrogenous wastes, stimulates the immune system, and helps with secreting several hormones.
Sources[edit | edit source]
Dietary sources of isoleucine include meats, fish, cheese, eggs, most seeds, and nuts.
Evidence[edit | edit source]
ME/CFS[edit | edit source]
Costs and availability[edit | edit source]
Available over the counter.
Branch-Chain Amino Acids[edit | edit source]
AXA1125[edit | edit source]
Isoleucine is one of a number of amino acids in AXA1125, which is undergoing clinical trials for a number of uses.
Risks and safety[edit | edit source]
See also[edit | edit source]
Learn more[edit | edit source]
- Isoleucine - PubChem
References[edit | edit source]
- PubChem. "Isoleucine". pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. Retrieved October 31, 2021.
- van der Poll, MCG; Luiking, YC; Dejong, CHC; Soeters, PB (September 2, 2009). "Amino Acids". In Caballero, Benjamin (ed.). Guide to Nutritional Supplements. Oxford, UK: Academic Press. pp. 7–8. ISBN 978-0-12-375661-9.
- "Isoleucine | NCI Thesaurus". National Cancer Institute. Retrieved November 1, 2021.
metabolite A chemical compound produced by, or involved in, metabolism. The term is often used to refer to the degradation products of drugs in the body.