|Unlabeled CAS Number:||6211-16-1|
|Formula:||H2NCD2(CH2)2CH(NH2)COOH . 2HCl|
|Category:||Labeled Amino Acids and Derivatives|
Sugino, T; Shirai, T; Kajimoto, Y; Kajimoto, O., L-ornithine supplementation attenuates physical fatigue in healthy volunteers by modulating lipid and amino acid metabolism. Nutrition research, 2008, 28 (11): 738–43.; Demura, S; Yamada, T; Yamaji, S; Komatsu, M; Morishita, K., The effect of L-ornithine hydrochloride ingestion on performance during incremental exhaustive ergometer bicycle exercise and ammonia metabolism during and after exercise. European journal of clinical nutrition, 2010, 64 (10): 1166–71.
|Applications:||A labeled non-essential amino acid. An important intermediate in the urea cycle that acts as a catalyst. A non-pretinogenic amino acid. May have antifatigue effects in increasing efficiency of energy consumption. Used to treat cirrhosis.|