Assessing The Potential Of Nitric Oxide In The Diabetic Foot

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Having the patient take the dietary supplement Arginaid (a precursor to nitric oxide) twice a day helped to foster a significant progression of granulation tissue as shown above. (Photo courtesy of Denise Levy, DPM and John Steinberg, DPM)
Assessing The Potential Of Nitric Oxide In The Diabetic Foot
Having the patient take the dietary supplement Arginaid (a precursor to nitric oxide) twice a day helped to foster a significant progression of granulation tissue as shown above. (Photo courtesy of Denise Levy, DPM and John Steinberg, DPM)
Here one can see the biochemical process of the conversion of arginine to citrulline with the production of nitric oxide. Note that nitric oxide synthase is the key enzyme in this process.
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By Paul J. Kim, DPM

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