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Doctor insights on: L Arginine Proanthocyanidin Granules Powder For Pregnant Women

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35 weeks & 6 days pregnant, 2 day my gyne prescribed l-arginine granules argigest for 1 wk daily & nuforce 3 kit (one).What is the use of both? Pls help

35 weeks & 6 days pregnant, 2 day my gyne prescribed l-arginine granules argigest for 1 wk daily & nuforce 3 kit (one).What is the use of both? Pls help

Drugs pregnancy: I am not sure how pregnant u are. Conflicting information would not use any drug during pregnancy unless clearly informed of the positive benefits by provider arginine has been used in early pregnancy to avoid preeclampsia and to my knowledge one trial with benefits however many warning in using this product nuforce sounds like Fluconazole and is again contraindicated in pregnancy seek another opi. ...Read more

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When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Is L-arginine supplement required in a healthy pregnant woman who has gained right amount of weight?

Is L-arginine supplement required in a healthy pregnant woman who has gained right amount of weight?

No: There are studies showing that l-arginine improves the blood pressure for pregnant patients with pre-ecclampsia, but it is not a required supplement fore pregnant mothers per se. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take l-arginine while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Is it safe to take l-arginine while pregnant or breastfeeding?

It's probably safe: L-arginine is a naturally occurring Amino Acid (one of the building blocks of protein) and is found in lots of food. Taking moderate amounts is probably ok. But there doesn't seem to be any proven benefit to take extra l-arginine. Since anything beyond a healthy and balanced diet has the potent for harm, supplements and medicine should only be taken if recommended by your trusted health provide. ...Read more

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What dosage of l-arginine is safe to take while brestfeeding? I need to tone my uterus to get pregnant and my son (20 months old) nurses 2-3x/day

What dosage of l-arginine is safe to take while brestfeeding? I need to tone my uterus to get pregnant and my son (20 months old) nurses 2-3x/day

Breastfeeding: Breastfeeding is an excellent way to tone your uterus. Keep up the good work and save your L-arginine money for the college fund. ...Read more

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Wife is 35 w pregnant and put on some 12 kg since conception. Her ob/gyn prescribed l arginine. Is it really required having this much weight gain?

Wife is 35 w pregnant and put on some 12 kg since conception. Her ob/gyn prescribed l arginine. Is it really required having this much weight gain?

Good for baby: For an average-sized woman, 12 kg (26 pound) weight gain during pregnancy sounds exactly right. It is important to put on enough weight to help the baby grow properly. ...Read more

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Can melatonin, gama, l-arginine, l-lysine and gluta increase HGH production after 19 in females?

Can melatonin, gama, l-arginine, l-lysine and gluta increase HGH production after 19 in females?

Yes, but not by much: Human growth hormone can be stimulated by a number of ways, but the stimulation will not significantly increase the daily 24hr amount in any given person. Put another way, one may produce a spirt of hgh by taking l-arginine but the additional amount is just a drop in the bucket when compared to the 24hr amount of hgh that the body make. The best way to increase hgh levels is by DX and rx. ...Read more

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Does l-arginine increase human growth hormone for women over 40?

Does l-arginine increase human growth hormone for women over 40?

Not: Unless given as an IV infusion. Besides, there's no advantage and potential dangers to increasing growth hormone at that age. ...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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L arginine can make me grow taller?

L arginine can make me grow taller?

Doubt it: At a listed age of 19, your growth centers are likely closed and no further linear growth would be expected. An x-ray of your wrist and hand could be reviewed for open growth centers, but if they show closure you are finished growing taller. If open, a balanced diet, proper rest and regular exercise will support proper growth. Diet supplements or hormone injections only help those with deficiency ...Read more

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Can L-arginine cause erectile disfunction?

Can L-arginine cause erectile disfunction?

L arginine: L-arginine has been studied along with pycnogenol in men with erectile dysfunction, and found to help a significant percentage of them have normal erections. Www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmed/12851125. ...Read more

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Can using L-arginine make you grow taller?

L arginine: Not recommended because we don't know the long term effects of l arginine. ...Read more

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Why should children and teenagers not use l-arginine?

Why should children and teenagers not use l-arginine?

Safety, unclear need: L-arginine is a dietary supplement. It is made by the body, but is used as a supplement in various adult disorders. No specific indications have been identified in chidlren and adolescents, and it is a substance that, in overdose, can cause brain edema and even death. Oberdose is easier in children because of their smaller size. So, no clear value and possible risk: not a good combination. ...Read more

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What is l-arginine how effective is it and are there any side effects?

What is l-arginine how effective is it and are there any side effects?

Effective for cold: Sores by mouth, if taken early enough, and is an amino acid, so it's relatively safe to take. Seem to be a popular home remedy. However, if you are using for something else, then it may or may not be effective depending on the diagnosis. So, if it's in the groin area, it may not be as effective. Make sure your pcp can check your area of concern to diagnose it and treat it quickly. ...Read more

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Can I take L arginine and metropolol?

Can I take L arginine and metropolol?

You should never: Take medications without checking with your doctor. L-arginine can lower your blood pressure and so can metoprolol. Taken together they may result in a blood pressure that is dangerously low. ...Read more

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Can I take l-arginine when taking lisinopril?

Can I take l-arginine when taking lisinopril?

Cautiously: L-arginine lowers BP and is additive with Lisinopril be careful using them together to avoid an excessive lowering of your bp. ...Read more

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Can glaucoma patient use l-arginine supplementation?

Can glaucoma patient use l-arginine supplementation?

Uncertain benefit: I found this from the Cleveland clinic: "Arginine is made by the body, supplementation is sometimes required. Arginine is a precursor of nitric oxide, which causes vasodilation (blood vessel relaxation). Laboratory evidence suggests that arginine may be useful in the treatment of medical conditions that are improved by vasodilation, including glaucoma." You should also discuss this with your MD. ...Read more

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Is l-arginine for sexual enhancement or maintain erection?

Is l-arginine for sexual enhancement or maintain erection?

Erections: It is felt that l-arginine can help to enhance erections. But this has never been proven in a clinical study. But some male enhancement supplements contain it that are advertised to help improve erections. ...Read more

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I want to know about relation between L-arginine and fat burning.

I want to know about relation between L-arginine and fat burning.

L-Arginine: L-Arginine has many important functions in the human body, but its most relevant effects for weight loss are boosting levels of nitric oxide (NO) and HGH (human growth hormone), ...Read more

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Is it safe to take l-arginine and atenolol 25mg at the same time?

Is it safe to take l-arginine and atenolol 25mg at the same time?

Yes: As long as it doesn't make you dizzy (ie. BP falling too low), you're fine to use them together. ...Read more