Calories, fat, protein, and carbohydrate values for Pea.
There are 134 calories in Pea.
Total Fat 0.3 grams
Saturated Fat 0.1 grams
Cholesterol 0 milligrams
Sodium 4.8 milligrams
Potassium 434 milligrams
Total Carbohydrates 25 grams
Dietary Fiber 8.8 grams
What is PEA used for?
PEA is used for different types of pain, fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis, multiple sclerosis (MS), carpal tunnel syndrome, autism, and many other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support many of these uses.
Is PEA a drug?
PEA is a natural substance produced by the body and found in various foods. It is not an opioid. It is not addictive.
What is PEA in the body?
Phenethylamine is a chemical that is found naturally in the body. It can also be made in the laboratory. Phenethylamine is used for athletic performance, depression, weight loss, and to improve mood and attention, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.
Is PEA a cannabinoid?
Palmitoylethanolamide (PEA) is a cannabinoid found in our bodies and as a natural food ingredient found in egg yolk, soybeans, and milk. It is marketed as an anti-inflammatory supplement in parts of Europe under the brand names Normast and Pelvilen.
Does PEA have side-effects?
The only side effects of PEA we have seen were related to a feeling of heaviness in the stomach after the tablets were taken and rarely gastrointestinal discomfort and diarrhea after the sublingual PEA formulation, most probably due to the presence of sorbitol as a sweetener.
Does PEA make you high?
During the heart-pounding excitement of new love, your brain releases lots of phenylethylamine (PEA). PEA functions like a natural amphetamine, so you really are high on love. PEA triggers the release of two neurotransmitters: dopamine and norepinephrine.
Is phenylethylamine a drug?
Phenethylamines refer to a class of substances with documented psychoactive and stimulant effects and include amphetamine, methamphetamine and MDMA, all of which are controlled under the 1971 Convention.
Can Palmitoylethanolamide cause weight gain?
It has been suggested a role of fatty acid ethanolamides in control of feeding behavior. Among these, palmitoylethanolamide (PEA) has not been directly implicated in appetite regulation and weight gain.