Overview

Histidine is an amino acid. Amino acids are the building blocks of protein in our bodies. People use histidine as medicine.

Some people take histidine by mouth for metabolic syndrome, diarrhea caused by cholera infection, rheumatoid arthritis, allergic diseases, ulcers, and anemia caused by kidney failure or kidney dialysis.

How does it work ?

Histidine is involved in a wide range of metabolic processes in the body.

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