Active Ingredient History

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L-arginine is a nonessential amino acid that may play an important role in the treatment of cardiovascular disease due to its antiatherogenic, anti-ischemic, antiplatelet, and antithrombotic properties. It has been promoted as a growth stimulant and as a treatment for erectile dysfunction in men. L-arginine is a nonessential amino acid that may play an important role in the treatment of heart disease due to its block arterial plaque buildup, blood clots, platelet clumping, and to increase blood flow through the coronary artery. L-arginine is commonly sold as a health supplement claiming to improve vascular health and treat erectile dysfunction in men. L-arginine, which is promoted as a human growth stimulant, has also been used in bodybuilding. In the 1800s, it was first isolated from animal horn.   NCATS

  • SMILES: N[C@@H](CCCNC(N)=N)C(O)=O
  • InChIKey: ODKSFYDXXFIFQN-BYPYZUCNSA-N
  • Mol. Mass: 174.201
  • ALogP: -1.34
  • ChEMBL Molecules:
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  • Mechanisms of Action: Missing data
  • Multi-specific: Missing data
  • Black Box: No
  • Availability: Prescription Only
  • Delivery Methods: Parenteral
  • Pro Drug: No

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United States

$9.3067 - $12.5167
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(2s)-2-amino-5-(carbamimidamido)pentanoic acid | (2s)-2-amino-5-guanidinopentanoic acid | ac-083 | arg | arginine | arginine butyrate | arginine hcl | arginine hydrochloride | arginine hydrochloride-r-gene 10 | arginine sodium succinate | l-arg | l-arginin | l arginine | l-arginine | l-(+)-arginine | l-arginine aspartate | l-arginine hydrochloride | polyarginine | polyarginine, (d)-isomer | polyarginine, (dl)-isomer | polyarginine hydrochloride | polyarginine sulfate | poly(l-arginine) | r | r-gene 10 | (s)-2-amino-5-guanidinopentanoic acid | (s)-2-amino-5-guanidinovaleric acid

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