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Does Nitric Oxide Cause Acne
A gas that can directly relax vascular smooth muscle. It is used in the critical care setting to treat pulmonary hypertension. This can be seen in premature neonates with bronchiopulmonary dysplasia or neonates with congenital heart disease. It may be used in adults with severe pulmonary ...Read more
Why do you ask?: If you are taking arginine, 'nitric oxide' or whatever as part of a bodybuilding scheme, you're likely to be disappointed. You do need to address you acne scientifically. If topical benzoyl peroxide as tolerated has not cleared you in two weeks, get with your physician for prescription-strength treatment. ...Read more
It's possible but: Likely not. Ocular migraine is due to spasm of the retinal artery ; Nitric Oxide causes dilation or widening of the blood vessel-just the opposite. But then a paradoxical or opposite can occur. Take care ; god bless u !http://www.drugs.com/sfx/nitric-oxide-side-effects.html. http://www.m.webmd.com/migraines-headaches/guide/ocular-migraine-basics. ...Read more
Exhaled nitric oxide measure of 75 ppb today. Could that cause light headedness, dizziness, fatigue or memory issues?
No: Exhaled nitric oxide is used to determine the level of control of one's asthma. It's usefullness for diagnosing other conditions is limited. The FeNO being elevated (and 75 ppb is elevated) is probably not the cause of your symptoms unless your asthma is poorly controlled and causing those symptoms. ...Read more
Could allergic rhinitis cause a nitric oxide deficiency? If so, could fatigue be a result of a nitric oxide deficiency?
Strange deficiency: Nitric oxide isn't something doctors usually check for and there aren't any common diseases i treat on a regular basis in my clinic involving a Nitric Oxide issue. Can you be more specific about how you got this diagnosis made? ...Read more
Is it safe to take Propecia (finasteride) for hair loss and a Nitric Oxide workout supplement for lifting weights? I wasn't sure if it would cause an interaction
Dilates arteries: Nitric oxide dilates arteries and improves the functioning of the lining of the blood vessels. It lowers blood pressure and improves blood flow to organs. Here's a link to some more information: http://www.Rd.Com/health/wellness/heart-disease-risk-factor-1-nitric-oxide/. ...Read more
A therapeutic gas.: A gas that can directly relax vascular smooth muscle. It is used in the critical care setting to treat pulmonary hypertension. This can be seen in premature neonates with bronchiopulmonary dysplasia or neonates with congenital heart disease. It may be used in adults with severe pulmonary hypertension of various causes. ...Read more
Foods with Arginine: 1. Eat more foods that contain the Amino Acid arginine. This includes arginine. These are foods such as beans, soy, almonds, walnuts, oats, and such cold-water fish as salmon, tuna, and mackerel. I looked this up on readers digest.Com. Interesting! ...Read more
No: It's the precursor molecule of Nitroglycerin which is used for people who are having, or at risk of having, a heart attack. It's a potent vessel dilator and improves circulation to tissues that are starved for blood and oxygen. Don't confuse it with nitrogen dioxide with is a nasty pollutant or with nitrous oxide (laughing gas, an anesthetic). ...Read more
Meds: Yes, I see no contraindicationsGet a more detailed answer ›
Forgive me...Might you mean "creatine" and Nitric Oxide supplements? These pre-workout compounds are used by some individuals to boost performance.
These substances work via different mechanisms and metabolic pathways and their effects may be additive. Whether or not your physiology can utilize them without untoward effect is a question for a sports physiologist or trainer. ...Read more
Not indicated: Nitric oxide is a gaseous free radical (also known as endothelium-derived growth factor) that acts as a vasodilator in the human body. Although it is involved biologically in vasodilatation leading to penile erection, its clinical use does not include a pill form, but is limited to its application as a gas in the treatment of pulmonary hypertension in the newborn. ...Read more
Lucid dream/euphoria: In rats, Nitric Oxide stimulates the mesolimbic reward pathway via inducing dopamine release and activating dopaminergic neurons in the ventral tegmental area and nucleus accumbens, presumably through antagonisation of NMDA receptors localised in the system This action has been implicated in its euphoric & lucid effects, and notably, appears to augment its analgesic properties as well. ...Read more
Caffeine: is a competitor with phosphodiesterase 5. therefore it is antagonistic. ...Read more
What happens if you take nitric oxide pills before sex, will the pills help with getting the penis fully erect?
Nitric oxide: If one were to take nitric oxide orally, it would get broken down in the bloodstream by an enzyme called phosphodiesterase and never have an opportunity to act on the penis. So the answer is no, it would not help your penis become more erect. ...Read more
Im a 16yrs old bodybuilder i want to buy nitric oxide. What is its side effects ? Do u recomended for me? And how much doze should I take to be safe?
Nitrous Oxide?: You do realize that you are asking this question of real physicians? I cannot think of any medical or health benefit for you to use nitrous oxide on your own. The physicians on health tap are not going to be acting like a drug dealer and not providing you with warning about drug use and abuse and the dangers of addiction. ...Read more
Innate in our lungs: Nitric oxide is produced in the blood vessels of our lungs. It's valuable for appropriate vasodilation or dilating of the arteries when needed. Helps to prevent against pulmonary vascular disorders like pulmonary hypertension. Several disorders can disturb the NO activity in our bodies and this pathway has been a key drug therapeutic target. Do not confuse Nitric with nitrous oxide. ...Read more
Relaxes the uterus:
In rare cases where relaxing a woman's pregnant uterus would help "turn a baby around, " deliver a second twin, avoid a "tight squeeze" for the baby's head, or to help extract the placenta after a complex delivery, Nitric Oxide (in the form of nitroglycerin) is sometimes used by anesthesia providers.
In sever acute respiratory syndrome of pregnancy, no can selectively improve oxygen delivery. ...Read more