Glutamine is an ample amino acid which is present in blood and skeletal muscle. It is produced and released from the muscle through exercise. Glutamine NOS is a blend of glutamine and arginine in the form of powder. Glutamine NOS is especially intended for athletes to help them achieve the desired muscle strength. Glutamine NOS Powder is developed to sustain exercise as well as post-exercise states. NOS means ‘Nitric Oxide Support’.
Some of the proposed benefits of using Glutamine NOS are in curing of:
Glutamine NOS, an essential amino acids there is no specific dosage limit prescribed. Usually people are given dosage ranging from 4 to 40 grams per day taken orally.
It is advised to start with low dosage to check the body’s compatibility with the supplement. There should be a proper prescription before taking Glutamine NOS as a body supplements.
As with any medication, side effects are also possible due to dosage of Glutamine as supplement. Glutamine NOS may cause mania in people suffering from bipolar disorder. Rapidly growing tumor cells use glutamine as a source of power and energy. Glutamine NOS may cause cancer in some rare cases. Glutamine NOS if broken down into ammonia and glutamate inside the body may result in severe seizures. It is very difficult to diagnose any glutamine NOS related side effects; hence it is advisable to keep the doctor informed about any minor issues faced after taking the supplement.
Not much is known about the possible effects of a glutamine NOS (L-glutamine) overdose. An overdose could cause problems due to formation of glutamate and ammonia. Too much glutamate can cause seizures as well as psychiatric problems. Proper medical attention should be given immediately after possible overdose of glutamine NOS. Always follow the instructions given by the doctor or dietician before consumption of this supplement.