Studies related to Anxiety and Theanine

The acute effects of L-theanine in comparison with alprazolam on anticipatory anxiety in humans
Effect None
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 24 hours
Number of Subjects 16
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 18-29, 30-44
Notes for this study:
Relative to placebo, both Theanine and the active control (1mg of Xanax) failed to modify anticipatory anxiety after acute usage. However, theanine was able to promote relaxation as assessed by the tranquil-troubled subscale of the VAMS (self-report survey).

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