Applications and Uses of L-Leucine

L-Leucine can be used in Food, Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Health & Personal care products, Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry. L-Leucine is often used as a food additive and amino acid in nutritional supplements. Along with valine and isoleucine, leucine is a branched-chain amino acid. L-Leucine is used as an ingredient in energy supplements and nutraceuticals.

L-Leucine is also used by bodybuilders and certain athletes as a food additive or supplement for muscle growth.

L-leucine uses as follows:


In Food Production

L-Leucine can used as nutritional supplements in food production.

In Beverage

L-Leucine can be used as nutritional supplements, flavor enhancer in beverage.

In Pharmaceutical

L-Leucine can be used as Nutritional therapy in Pharmaceutical.

In Health and Personal care

L-Leucine can be used as Fragrance Ingredient; Hair Conditioning Agent; Skin-Conditioning Agent – Miscellaneous in Cosmetics.

In Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry

Not enough is known about application of L-Leucine in Agriculture/Animal Feed.

In Other Industries


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