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Also Known As : 2-aminoethanesulfonic acid


Usage Tips

  1. It is used in energy drinks and also in food supplements.


It is type of amino acid found in body especially in brain, heart and blood cells and in some foods like meat,fish and dairy products.

Health benefits

  • Increased intake of taurine may help people with type 2 diabetes, by reducing blood sugar levels and insulin resistance.(1)
  • It may help in reducing high blood pressure which may lead to cardiovascular problems.(1)
  • It protects muscles from cell damage and oxidative stress in humans.(1)


Supplements containing taurine may be dangerous for people with kidney problems.(2)

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