Intestinal absorption of S-adenosyl-L-methionine.


The gastrointestinal absorption of S-adenosyl-L-methionine (SAMe) is demonstrated by evaluating plasma levels and gastrointestinal content of the unmodified molecule after oral administration. When [methyl-14C]SAMe is given orally, the radioactivity found in the liver is associated both with SAMe and phosphatidylcholine, a compound known to be derived from… (More)


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@article{Stramentinoli1979IntestinalAO, title={Intestinal absorption of S-adenosyl-L-methionine.}, author={Giorgio Stramentinoli and Maria Rosaria Gualano and Marzia Galli-Kienle}, journal={The Journal of pharmacology and experimental therapeutics}, year={1979}, volume={209 3}, pages={323-6} }