TMG is a cofactor in methylation. This process has been shown to reduce homocysteine levels and raise methionine levels. Trimethylglycene helps synthesize serotonin and melatonin,1 raises SAMe levels and supports nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.2
During the 1950s, Trimethylglycine (TMG or glycine betaine) was found to support heart health.146-150 TMG supports the reduction of homocysteine and the increase of methionine.151-153 Excess homocysteine levels don’t only affect the cardiovascular system. Additional symptoms may include3
- Extreme tiredness
- Blood clots
- Abnormal bone structure
Studies suggest that TMG may benefit those with Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease. One human study done at the Mayo Clinic reported improvement in steatosis, inflammation and fibrosis.2
|Serving Size: 2 vegetarian liquid capsules |
Servings Per Container: 30
|Amount Per Serving|
|Trimethylglycine (TMG) (as betaine anhydrous)||1000 mg|
|Other Ingredients: glycerin, vegetable cellulose (capsule), purified water.|
Dosage and Use:
- Take two tablets in the morning with or without food, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.
- TMG should be taken with co-factors vitamins B6, B12, and folic acid.
Caution: If muscle tension or headaches occur, reduce dose or discontinue product, and inform your physician if they do not subside.
- If pregnant, nursing, or taking medication, consult your physician before taking this product
- Keep out of reach of children
- Do not exceed recommended dose
1. Wikipedia: Trimethylglycine
2. Treatment Options for Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
3. MedlinePlus: Betaine
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* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This Product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
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