Sentence Examples


  • According to the Mayo Clinic, there are no established amounts of arginine that are recommended for adult human dosing; a common oral dose is two to three grams, three times a day, maxing at about nine grams in a 24-hour period.
  • For a while there arginine was touted as a preventative measure for heart attacks, but research has found that those already suffering from heart disease increase their risk of fatality by taking arginine supplements.
  • When it comes to children (anyone under 18 years of age), it is not recommended that they be given arginine supplements because there is not enough medical data available to assess the risk of serious side effects.
  • The hGH stimulation test, also called hGH provocation test, insulin tolerance, or arginine test, is performed to test the body's ability to produce human growth hormone and to confirm suspected hGH deficiency.
  • Folks with poor nutrition or declining health may make even less arginine than the average person, and therefore may need to either eat more arginine-rich foods or take a nutritional supplement.