Beware of misinformation and misunderstanding about Arginine.
Dan Hammer examines some of the misinformation about arginine.
This is a very detailed examination of the some of the misinformation and misunderstanding about Arginine supplementation.
Here's some of the topics.
"Why Arginine is nearly useless for people over 40", by Dr. Nan Katheryn Fuchs for Circ O2.
Arginine products that access a Nitrate > Nitrite pathway to NO as an alternative to Arginine >endothelial > NO. The dangers of Nitrate and it's by product Ammonia.
"...Arginine supplementation often does not work in adults over 40." "...Arginine supplementation should not be given to patients after a heart attack... " Susy Cohen.
Dan Hammer provides a detailed explaination of how the process of creating Nitric Oxide from the endothelium is done.
The benefits of the "Arginine - Citrullene pathway" vs the "Nitrate - Nitrite pathway".
Using synthetic Arginine made from HCL, (Hydrochloride) that upsets the balance of Potassium and disrupts the heart rythm. From the John Hopkins Arginine study that recommends not using Arginine for heart attack patients.
Neo40 and CircO2 don't use Arginine to produce Nitric Oxide. Theses products use an alternative Nitrate > Nitrite pathway that requires the body to process toxic Ammonia.
Nitric Oxide test strips. They don't measure Nitric Oxide, they measure Nitrates in saliva.