Nitric Oxide Production
L-arginine (Arg) and L-citrulline (Cit) helps with the production of endogenous nitric oxide (NO).
L-citruline protects against glycerol-induced acute renal failure.
Disease / Symptom Treatment
Title: Enteral Feed Is A Poor Source of Substrates For Endogenous Nitric Oxide Production In Preterm Infants – A Pilot Study
Publication: Official Journal of the American Acadamy of Pediatrics
Date: March 20201
Study Type: Human Study: In Vivo
Author(s): Medhavi Honhar, Jason Herring, Amna Qasim, Varun Modi, Maria E. Franco-Fuenmayor, and Sunil K. Jain
Institution(s): University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX; University of Chicago, Chicago, IL; Texas Children’s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX ↩︎