Supplements SA L-Arginine is an amino acid found in red meat, poultry, fish, and dairy which is converted into a chemical called nitric oxide in the body. Nitric oxide helps to increases blood flow in the vessels and oxygen to the muscles during bouts of intense exercise. Taking 6g per day may enhance performance and delay the onset of exercise induced fatigue.
Human Growth Hormone and Arginine
Arginine is an important catalyst in the production of human growth hormone (HGH). When ingested Arginine Hcl stimulates the anterior pituatary gland to release HGH. Benefits of increased levels of HGH are: Speedier recovery of muscle repair, regulation of metabolism, reduction in body fat and optimal functioning of the heart and kidneys.
Fertility support and Arginine
L- Arginine (5g per day) can improve blood flow circulating to the ovaries allowing for optimum egg production and in turn creating a better environment to allow the implantation of a fertilized egg. Improved blood flow can also improve the production of cervical mucous. Abnormal mucous production contributes to the challenges faced by around 1 in 20 women dealing with fertility.
Research has found that taking L- Arginine supplement daily (5g) can increase sperm production in men, effects noticeable 6-8 weeks from start of supplementation.
Men suffering from erectile dysfunction may benefit from 5g of L-Arginine per day.
Always consult your doctor before use.
Arginine may have adverse effects if you have liver /kidney disease.
Individuals with chronically low blood pressure are advised not to take arginine.
Take 1 level scoop (approximately 4g) in water 30 minutes before exercise, ideally on an empty stomach.
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