I'm a professional and
|0 people have tried Branched Chain Amino Acids (BCAAs)||0 people have prescribed Branched Chain Amino Acids (BCAAs)|
BCAAs are believed to be safe; when taken in excess, they are simply converted into other amino acids. However, like other amino acids, BCAAs may interfere with medications for Parkinson's disease . 1
Interactions You Should Know About
- If you are taking medication for Parkinson's disease (such as levodopa ), BCAAs may reduce its effectiveness.
- Robertson DRC, Higginson I, Macklin BS, et al. The influence of protein containing meals on the pharmacokinetics of levodopa in healthy volunteers. Br J Clin Pharmacol. 1991;31:413-417.