This Arginine alpha-ketoglutarate (AAKG) 1:1 is a mixture of 50% arginine (a conditionally essential amino acid) and 50% alpha-ketogluterate. This blend has a pH of 3-4 or an acidic (sour) taste.The components are intermediates in the metabolism of nitric oxides and urea synthesis. Alpha-ketoglutarate is a molecule that is said to help bind to ammonia in the body, mitigating its negative effects. AAKG has been shown to be used by the cells in your blood vessels to make nitric oxide, which helps dilates blood vessels and increase blood circulation and hastens the recovery of damaged muscle tissue.* While L-arginine supplements is used in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases. AAKG is primarily used as supplement to bodybuilders. AAKG purportedly increases your vasodilation, so your muscles receive more oxygen and nutrients for performance and growth*. these claimes however, have not received enough peer reviewe or clinical trial confirmation.
Speak to your healthcare provider before choosing between these supplements or using any type of dietary supplement.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA This product is not intended to diagnose,treat,cure or prevent any disease