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Is there any contraindication about using both l-arginine based creams/gels and viagra (sildenafil) (100mg) together?
Likely OK for you: L-arginine taken by mouth ; likely if cream is absorbed into skin will liberate some nitrous oxide which will increase blood flow to the penis. Ur already taking quite a high dose of viagra (sildenafil) for a young man. My suggestion would be to try l-arginine by itself first. L-argenine will produce nitrous oxide whereas viagra (sildenafil) will block breakdown of nitrous oxide. Also suggest check with your DVT dr. ...Read more
Is there any contraindication about using both l-arginine based creams/gels and xarelto/rivaroxaban (anticoagulant)?
No: As far as i know, there is no known contraindication, and I have searched for it and found none. ...Read more
Arginine: ....Is something your body normally makes, but you can be deficient if you don't have enough of the building blocks. Symptoms of deficiency include poor wound healing, hair loss, skin rash, constipation, and fatty liver. There is some evidence it may be useful for claudication (pain in your legs with exercise due to poor circulation). It's used for lots of other things, but without good evidence. ...Read more
Wouldn't recommend: Protein supplementation is not the greatest idea in teens. It really is much better for them to get their nutrition through food intake. These supplements are not well regulated and one can never be sure you are taking what they say. Also, protein supplements are stressful to developing kidneys. If you teen is wrestler ,body builder it is best to get the protein with meats, eggs, dairy, nuts. ...Read more