L-Arginine is a popular amino acid for its amazing nitrogen retention ability.* Nitrogen as you are all aware is one of the key elements in muscle protein synthesis. Some plants can absorb nitrogen, but we mammals have to make do with the stuff we make ourselves. Arginine is mostly present in protanines and histones, two proteins commonly associated with nucleic acids (like DNA and RNA).
• Amino Acid
• Conditionally Essential Amino Acid
As a dietary supplement, take 2 capsules 1 to 3 times daily as needed. Take between meals or at bedtime with a carbohydrate drink to facilitate absorption.
Warnings: This supplement should be avoided by persons with glaucoma or herpes simplex unless otherwise prescribed by a physician. Do not use if you have had a myocardial infarction or have established coronary artery disease.
* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.