A GABA sublingual supplement differs in ingestion method from others in that you keep it placed under the tongue or wedged between your cheeks and gums as opposed to chewing or swallowing it. Very quickly it will begin to dissolve in the mouth, providing a steady stream of gamma-aminobutyric acid in small amounts.
The creators of the GABA sublingual supplement have stated that the tablet should not be chewed or swallowed as this alters or possibly reduces the intended effectiveness. Other than the method of ingestion, the effects (as well as side effects) of a GABA sublingual supplement is no different than other GABA supplements.
Those who are produce GABA sublingual supplements as well as those who support it claim that it has an inhibitory effect on the central nervous system (CNS) and thus can aid those who suffer from anxiety. It is also stated to assist those who have sleeping disorders, and also aids in weight loss.
It would be prudent to take into account any and all potential side effects a supplement might have, and speaking to a health care provider may answer many of these questions and considerations. Your health care provider will also be able to determine whether you are in need of GABA sublingual supplementation.
Another precaution is to consider the condition of your gums and teeth. Should you have any conditions affecting your gums and teeth, like high sensitivity or pains, then this could potentially interfere with the absorption of the GABA sublingual supplement. Also be wary of becoming too dependent on GABA supplements, as addiction would be another major problem all on its own.
The price of GABA sublingual supplements can range dramatically, depending on what type you buy and where. The main factors that would affect the price are the dosage, purity, and any additional ingredients the brand may add. The larger the dose per supplement, the more expensive it will be relative to a smaller dose.
Article of interest: GABA is a Natural Remedy for Stress