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Is aminosuccinate acid l vegan?

Aminosuccinate acid l is potentially vegan - it can be derived from plants or animals. You should ask the manufacturer for more details.

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So, what is aminosuccinate acid l?

Aminosuccinate acid L, also known as L-aspartyl-L-phenylalanine-1-methyl ester, is a modified form of the essential amino acid phenylalanine. It is commonly used as a food ingredient due to its ability to enhance the taste of savory and salty foods, such as broths, soups, and snacks. Aminosuccinate acid L is a white crystalline powder with a slightly sweet taste and is often used as a flavor enhancer in processed foods. It is also used in dietary supplements due to its potential health benefits, including increased cognitive function and improved athletic performance.

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