Studies related to Urea and Citrulline

L-citrulline-malate Influence Over Branched Chain Amino Acid Utilization During Exercise

Effect Increase
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 24 hours
Number of Subjects 17
Sex Male
Age Range 18-29
Body Types Trained, Average
Notes for this study:
Supplementation of 6g citrulline prior to a prolonged exercise test was associated with an increase in urea (27.1-30.4%) and nitrite (indicative of nitric oxide) and appeared to attenuate the rise in urate. Growth hormone increased 66.8% after exercise