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Can an arginine/ornithine supplement taken for a while without working out cause a psychosis?

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Dr. Moshe Usadi
Family Medicine
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In brief: Maybe

There have been some reports of arginine/ornithine intake and psychotic episodes; I don't think that whether a person is exercising at the time makes a differernce.
In any case, psychosis is an emergency, and if you or someone you know is having psychosis you should get help through an emergency department or mental health professional immediately

In brief: Maybe

There have been some reports of arginine/ornithine intake and psychotic episodes; I don't think that whether a person is exercising at the time makes a differernce.
In any case, psychosis is an emergency, and if you or someone you know is having psychosis you should get help through an emergency department or mental health professional immediately
Dr. Moshe Usadi
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