The Weight Managers Leucine 550mg+ Pyridoxine 7.5mg Tablets
It is one of nine essential amino acids in humans (provided by food), it is important for protein synthesis, hemoglobin formation and many metabolic functions.
It contributes to regulation of blood-sugar levels; growth and repair of muscle and bone tissue; growth of hormone production; wound healing, prevents breakdown of muscle proteins after trauma or severe stress and may be beneficial for individuals with phenylketonuria.
It induces a marked increase in fatty acid oxidation in C2C12 muscle cells (p < 0.001) and decreased FAS expression by 66% (p < 0.001) in 3T3-L1 adipocytes.1
Pyridoxine (Vitamin B6)
It is a water-soluble vitamin used in the prophylaxis and treatment of vitamin B6 deficiency and peripheral neuropathy. It has been found to lower systolic and diastolic blood pressure.
It inhibits ADP- or epinephrine-induced platelet aggregation and lowers total cholesterol levels and increases HDL-cholesterol levels.
In the form of Pyridoxal 5'-phosphate, it was found to protect vascular endothelial cells in culture from injury by activated platelets.