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Do L-Arginine, L-Ornithine and L-Lysine tablets stunt height growth in adolescents? Are they just as effective if they are stacked? Thanks

Do L-Arginine, L-Ornithine and L-Lysine tablets stunt height growth in adolescents? Are they just as effective if they are stacked? Thanks

Meds: At age 18 your growth starts to slow down. More importantly, why is an 18 year old guy taking three medicines? Please let me know. ...Read more

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Do L-Arginine, L-Ornithine and L-Lysine tablets stunt growth in a 15 year old? Is stacking them just as effective? How much is a healthy amount?Thanks

Do L-Arginine, L-Ornithine and L-Lysine tablets stunt growth in a 15 year old? Is stacking them just as effective? How much is a healthy amount?Thanks

No: They are all amino acids available in foods that we eat. What ever convinced you that you had too little of them so you had to supplement a normal well rounded diet by taking extra amounts of those particular amino acids. That would be like looking at your written output and telling you that you won't be a good writer because you use too few "l, q, and t" 's in your writing. Speak to your doc abou ...Read more

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L-arginine, citruline, ornithine amino acids and safflower together are said to increase blood flow into the pelvis for arousal for women is it true?

L-arginine, citruline, ornithine amino acids and safflower together are said to increase blood flow into the pelvis for  arousal for women is it true?

No: The first three moieties are part of the urea cycle, which metabolizes ammonia to urea in both the liver and kidney. Safflower, used in chinese medicine to increase blood flow, has never been thoroughly evaluated from a rheologic standpoint, that is, how it impacts human vascular haemodynamics. Kegel exercises, biofeedback, tantric... These may positively enhance enhance pelvic flow. ...Read more

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49 YO male on Crestor & Losartan. Is it safe to take: • Bee Pollen • L-Arginine/L-Ornithine • L-Isoleucine/L-Leucine/L-Valine • Creatine • Selenium ?

49 YO male on Crestor & Losartan.  Is it safe to take:
• Bee Pollen
• L-Arginine/L-Ornithine
• L-Isoleucine/L-Leucine/L-Valine
• Creatine
• Selenium
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Possibly, but why?: 1st have been extensively studied in clinical trials with known usual human responses, though Crestor suppressed cholesterol production every cell & only indirect effect to ? LDL-particles (correct issue). Remaining OTC with no such clinical trials or evidence of beneficial responses. Items 4-8 just animo acids (just pre-digested 5 of the 20 present in all proteins). ...Read more

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Peak Height vitamins wanted 2 see if these where safe 4 my 11yr old son 2 be taking as far as the ingredients. L-arginine 500mg and l-ornithine 250mg?

Safe but so what.: his height can usually be predicted somewhat accurately by average of mother's and father's height and adding 1.5 inches. More accurately get bone age. Whatever it is get and read ""The Serenity Prayer" with him. It's called wisdom literature for a reason. ...Read more

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What is the safe dosage of taking l-arginine ?

What is the safe dosage of taking l-arginine ?

Depends: For congestive heart failure: doses range from 6-20 grams per day, as three divided doses. For chest pain (angina pectoris): 3-6 grams three times per day for up to one month. For preventing the loss of the effectiveness of Nitroglycerin (angina pectoris): 700 mg four times daily. For organic erectile dysfunction (ed): 5g taking lower doses might not be effective. ...Read more

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Can teenagers take l arginine?

Can teenagers take l arginine?

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