Solgar GABA 500 mg 50 capsules
GABA is an amino acid that acts as a neurotransmitter in the central nervous system.
It is formed in the body from another amino acid, glutamic acid. It's function is to decrease neuron activity and inhibit nerve cells from overfiring. Together with niacinamide and inositol, it prevents anxiety and stress related messages rom from reaching the motor centers of the brain by occupying their receptor sites.
GABA can be taken to calm the body. It is good for depressed sex drive because of its ability as a relaxant.
GABA is effective in treating attention deficit disorder (ADD)
It is also thought to promote growth hormone secretion.