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Nitric Oxide (Definition)

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


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Nitric oxide good for acne?

Nitric oxide good for acne?

Nitric Oxide: In it's purer form isa gas. Nitric oxide can be combined with other ingredients - I am not aware that it is used to treat acne. ...Read more

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Is nitric oxide and creatine is good for body?

Is nitric oxide and creatine is good for body?

They're okay: Creatine is well-established as an effective and apparently safe way to bulk your muscles faster as you do resistance training. Nitric oxide supplements may just be arginine, a common Amino Acid that you might enjoy taking better in the form of a nice steak. You are very smart to be working out and even smarter for staying off steroids -- every guy i know who's tried them has been sorry. ...Read more

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I've read a lot about nitric oxide helping circulation, is this a good idea?

I've read a lot about nitric oxide helping circulation, is this a good idea?

NO pill of Nit.Oxide: You can not 'take' Nitric Oxide (no). It is a cellular signaling molecule, involved in many physiological and pathological processes. It is a powerful vasodilator with a short half-life of a few seconds! nitroglycerine and Amyl Nitrite are thought to be active through the mechanism of being precursors to nitric oxide.Viagra (sildenafil) for erectile dysfunction helps release Nitric Oxide and improve erections. ...Read more

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I was thinking about taking arginine and citrulline together to help with nitric oxide levels, is it a good idea to take them together?

No: Sorry. No clinical trials have ever shown that suggest a benefit of combining these two Amino Acids in improving no levels or reducing oxidative stress. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about nitric oxide, is it good for silence alpha thalassemia?

Can you tell me about nitric oxide, is it good for silence alpha thalassemia?

Doubtful: I haven't seen anything in the medical literature about using nitric oxide for alpha thalassemia. Best to discuss this with your Dr. ...Read more

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Is it safe and in good sense to take nitric oxide while carrying out strong work outs while I am bipolor, taking lithium and invega (paliperidone).

Probably would avoid: There really is limited data about how "nitric oxide" stimulating supplements may interact with psychiatric medictions, so the better part of valor would be to avoid the supplement if possible. You can always review this with your psychiatrist if you feel strongly. interesting, lithium has been demonstrated to increase peripheral blood levels of nitric oxide too. ...Read more

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How safe is nitric oxide?

How safe is nitric oxide?

Nitrous oxide?: I think you meant nitrous oxide. Long term exposure can cause vitamin B12 deficiency, neurologic consequences and reproductive side effects (in pregnant females). Fyi Nitric Oxide is a potent vasodilator. ...Read more

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