Agmatine seems to help manage different chemicals and pathways in the brain. This might improve certain conditions of the brain and nervous system.
People use agmatine for alcohol use disorder, Alzheimer disease, anxiety, depression, Parkinson disease, stroke, and many other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.
Uses & Effectiveness
We currently have no information for AGMATINE overview.
Special Precautions and Warnings
Pregnancy and breast-feeding: There isn't enough reliable information to know if agmatine is safe to use when pregnant or breast feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Surgery: Agmatine might lower blood sugar and blood pressure. This might interfere with blood sugar and blood pressure control during and after surgery. Stop taking agmatine at least 2 weeks before a scheduled surgery.
Medications for diabetes (Antidiabetes drugs) interacts with AGMATINE
Agmatine might lower blood sugar levels. Taking agmatine along with diabetes medications might cause blood sugar to drop too low. Monitor your blood sugar closely.
Medications for high blood pressure (Antihypertensive drugs) interacts with AGMATINE
Agmatine might lower blood pressure. Taking agmatine along with medications that lower blood pressure might cause blood pressure to go too low. Monitor your blood pressure closely.
Be cautious with this combination
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