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1.Citrulline
Citrulline is a non-essential amino acid, meaning that the body can manufacture it from other nutrients. Within the body, citrulline is converted to the amino acid 21509 /tnp/pg000272 doc L-arginine . Arginine creates nitric oxide (NO), a chemical that dilates blood vessels. Some of the proposed uses of citrulline supplements are based on raising ...
Score: 100%
 
2.Arginine
Arginine is an amino acid found in many foods, including dairy products, meat, poultry, and fish. It plays a role in several important mechanisms in the body, including cell division, wound healing, removal of ammonia from the body, immunity to illness, and the secretion of important hormones. The body also uses arginine to make nitric oxide (NO), ...
Score: 99%
 
3.Nitroglycerin
Nitroglycerin (NTG) is one of the most commonly used treatments for quick relief of anginal pain. Related drugs include isosorbide dinitrate and isosorbide mononitrate. N-acetyl cysteine (NAC) is a specially modified form of the dietary amino acid cysteine that has various proposed uses. Nitrates such as nitroglycerin lose some of their effectivene...
Score: 98%
 
4.Impotence
Impotence, or erectile dysfunction, is the inability to achieve an erection. Impotence may occur for any of at least 15 possible causes, including diabetes, drug side effects, pituitary tumors, hardening of the arteries, hormonal imbalances, and psychological factors. A few of these conditions respond to specific treatment. For example, if a blood ...
Score: 93%
 
5.Pre-eclampsia and Pregnancy-induced Hypertension
Pregnant women occasionally experience an increase in blood pressure known as gestational hypertension or pregnancy-induced hypertension (PIH). In a more severe condition called pre-eclampsia, a rise in blood pressure is accompanied by protein in the urine and sometimes by sudden weight gain, swelling in the face or hands, and other symptoms. When ...
Score: 92%
 
6.Folate
Folate, a B vitamin, plays a critical role in many biological processes. It participates in the crucial biological process known as methylation and plays an important role in cell division: without sufficient amounts of folate, cells cannot divide properly. Adequate folate intake can reduce the risk of heart disease and prevent serious birth defect...
Score: 91%
 
7.Interstitial Cystitis
Interstitial cystitis (IC) is a severe, chronic inflammation of the bladder that's both disruptive and painful. Many more women than men suffer from the condition of the 700,000 people with IC, 90% are female. The symptoms of IC are notoriously variable and can differ from one person to another, or for one person from day to day. People with IC usu...
Score: 90%
 
8.Vitamin B12
Vitamin B 12 , an essential nutrient, is also known as cobalamin. The cobal in the name refers to the metal cobalt contained in B 12 . Vitamin B 12 is required for the normal activity of nerve cells and works with folate and vitamin B 6 to lower blood levels of /tnp/condition/homocys doc 38394 homocysteine , a chemical in the blood that might contr...
Score: 90%
 
9.Red Tea
Rooibos, or red tea, is a plant native to the Cape Town region of South Africa. Long used as a beverage tea, it was popularized as a medicinal herb in the late 1960s by a woman named Annique Theron, who claimed that it could help relieve colic and other infant-related problems. Since then, it has been advocated for a wide variety of additional ...
Score: 89%
 
10.Intermittent Claudication
The arteries supplying the legs with blood may become seriously blocked in advanced stages of /tnp/pg000262 doc 21500 atherosclerosis (commonly, if somewhat incorrectly, known as hardening of the arteries). This can lead to severe, crampy pain when you walk more than a short distance because the muscles are starved for oxygen. This condition is ca...
Score: 88%
 

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