Cystine

Definition of Cystine:

A nonessential amino acid but may be essential for individuals with certain diseases or nutritional concerns.  Cystine is a structural component of tissues and hormones.  Interconvertible with L-Cysteine.

Topics Related to Cystine

Kidney Stones (Urolithiasis)

...the condition
“...Other types of stones are the struvite stone (caused by infection), uric acid stone and cystine stone...”

Sulfur Requirement

...the condition
“...Most of the body's sulfur is found in the sulfur-containing amino acids methionine, cystine, and cysteine...”
Report by The Analyst™
Click to see sample report
Health problems rarely occur in isolation or for obvious reasons

Your body is a highly complex, interconnected system.  Instead of guessing at what might be wrong, let us help you discover what is really going on inside your body based on the many clues it is giving.

Our multiple symptom checker provides in-depth health analysis by The Analyst™ with full explanations, recommendations and (optionally) doctors available for case review and answering your specific questions.