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Doctor insights on: Side Effects Of L Lysine

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Are there any side effects of l-lysine?

Are there any side effects of l-lysine?

High doses, maybe: Deficiency symptoms might include stomach cramps, diarrhea, hair loss weight loss, poor concentration, reproductive problems, kidney stones. It can interact with a number of antibiotics to lethal effect. It could cause severe allergic reactions, (swelling of lips and tongue, or throat closure, difficulty breathing) old people need it more than young. Athletes use it. ...Read more

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What is the side effects of l- arginine and l-lysine ? Can i take it as supplement for bodybuilding ? I had wilms tumor when i was kid

What is the side effects of l- arginine and l-lysine ? Can i take it as supplement for bodybuilding ? I had wilms tumor when i was kid

Go ahead: Don't expect any obvious benefit, in spite of all the salesmanship. I'm very glad you survived the Wilms tumor and are taking good care of yourself now. ...Read more

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Is it reasonable to take L-lysine capsules daily(about 1500mg) to prevent latent herpese viruses? Any side-effects should I be aware of?

Is it reasonable to take L-lysine capsules daily(about 1500mg) to prevent latent herpese viruses? Any side-effects should I be aware of?

Yes, but it's not: necessarily effective. l-lysine may decrease the number & duration of HSV I (cold) sore outbreaks, but not necessarily HSV II (genital herpes). l-lysine can increase the amount of calcium your body absorbs. While food (like dairy) isn't a problem, a healthy young guy like you shouldn't take calcium supplements at the same time. This includes calcium-containing antacids. ...Read more

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If i toke l-arginine and l-lysine as HGH booster ! is there any effect on my sexual organs and cancer cells or any side effect ?

If i toke l-arginine and l-lysine as HGH booster ! is there any effect on my sexual organs and cancer cells or any side effect ?

No: I think you are the same person who had a kidney cancer when you were 2 years old, and i believe that it was wilms tumor. These supplemental Amino Acids when taken in moderation would not give any effects on your sexual function or induce recurrences of wilms tumor. But i don't believe there are reasons you need to take these supplements. They will not increase your"macho" power. ...Read more

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How many l lysine a day?

How many l lysine a day?

L (levo) lysine...: ...is a natural amino acid, present in greater or lesser amounts in all proteins. Sold as a health supplement, but there are no proved benefits. Sometimes recommended by some non-scientific sources for herpes, but lysine has no benefit in treating or preventing herpes outbreaks. The dose probably doesn't matter much; take whatever the label says. It would be difficult to take enough to be harmful. ...Read more

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Can I use aciclovir and l-lysine together.

Can I use aciclovir and l-lysine together.

Yes: Both Acyclovir (it's cousin valcylovir or valtrex) and the Amino Acid l-lysine are all common treatments for cold sores and should be safe to use together. Follow the directions of your doctor or the bottle's label. ...Read more

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How much l-lysine should I take to lose weight?

How much l-lysine should I take to lose weight?

L-lysine lose weight: L-lysine, an Amino Acid helps convert fatty acids to energy, Evidence isn’t strong enough to show that it is a powerful fat burner to help lose weight. To Lose weight ?Understand your hunger cues ?Control the impulse to eat when you are not hungry Do not just eat, eat slow, converse with family and friends. ?Exercise daily ?Manage your stress ?It is not WHAT you eat ?IT IS WHAT is eating you! ...Read more

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What dosage of l-lysine should you give to a child 9 yrs old?

What dosage of l-lysine should you give to a child 9 yrs old?

Supplement: of this essential amino acid is required if diet is inadequate giving milk cheese an green sprouts are very rich in this amino acid if you are vegan ,the dose for your 9 yr old is 40-60mg/kg /day ...Read more

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Do l-lysine works for herpes?

Do l-lysine works for herpes?

It does not: Tissue culture studies show that the yield of herpes simplex is lower with more lysine but only lower, not inhibited from growing. ...Read more

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