L-arginine


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L-arginine

An amino acid promoted as a dietary supplement and sometimes employed by athletes to increase energy levels, human growth hormone levels, or performance in sports.
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French maritime pine-bark extract and L-arginine aspartate--an amino acid chelate--work together to stimulate nitric oxide synthase, thus producing sufficient bioactive nitric oxide to induce and maintain an erection.
Efficacy of L-arginine for preventing preeclampsia in high-risk pregnancies: A double-blind, randomized, clinical trial.
Protective effect of L-arginine against stress-induced gastric mucosal lesions in rats and its minion to nitric oxide-mediated inhibition of neutrophil infiltration.
Here we show that a diet supplement developed to protect against cardiovascular disease (corabion) consisting of the antioxidative vitamins C and E, the NO source L-arginine, and the [omega]3-PUFAs EPA and DHA has also strong anti-inflammatory properties in a colitis mouse model.
Arginase is a major pathway of L-arginine metabolism in nephritic glomeruli.
Dietary L-arginine supplementation alleviates immunosuppression induced by cyclophosphamide in weaned pigs.
They searched four electronic databases (PubMed, EMBASE, Web of Science, the Cochrane Library) for all randomised controlled trials investigating the effects of supplementation with L-arginine from 1966 to September 2013.
Infrared Spectrometry of L-Arginine and Cu (III) Salts Reactions:
The Nobel win in 1998 was 15 years ago, and you'd think that by now medical doctors, medical schools, hospitals, dieticians, pharmacists and heart health NGOs would have cottoned on to the practicality and effectiveness of the life-saving discovery of L-arginine diet supplementation.
Specifically, on visit 2, subjects ingested either L-arginine [alpha]-ketoglutarate or placebo, and then one repetition maximum and total load volume were obtained by using the chest press.
Therefore we aimed to further investigate the efficacy and mechanisms of L-arginine blood cardioplegic arrest in patients with systolic ejection fractions (EF) less than 35% requiring coronary artery bypass surgery.
On the other hand giving PGE2, L-arginine or CGRP then restored the hyperemic and protective effects conveyed by the spice.