Blood pressure and metabolic changes during dietary L-arginine supplementation in humans.

@article{Siani2000BloodPA,
  title={Blood pressure and metabolic changes during dietary L-arginine supplementation in humans.},
  author={Alfonso Siani and Ester Pagano and Roberto Iacone and Licia Iacoviello and Franca Scopacasa and Pasquale Strazzullo},
  journal={American journal of hypertension},
  year={2000},
  volume={13 5 Pt 1},
  pages={547-51}
}
Dietary L-arginine supplementation has been proposed to reverse endothelial dysfunction in such diverse pathophysiologic conditions as hypercholesterolemia, coronary heart disease, and some forms of animal hypertension. In particular, chronic oral administration of L-arginine prevented the blood pressure rise induced by sodium chloride loading in salt… CONTINUE READING