Amino Acids, Basic
- Amino Acids, Basic
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Amino acids with side chains that are positively charged at physiological pH.
Drug Drug Description L-Lysine An amino acid commonly found as a component of total parenteral nutrition. Arginine An amino acid commonly found as a component of total parenteral nutrition. L-Glutamine An amino acid commonly found as a component in total parenteral nutrition. Asparagine Used for nutritional supplementation, also for treating dietary shortage or imbalance. N,N-dimethylarginine Asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA) is a naturally occurring chemical found in blood plasma. It is a metabolic by-product of continual protein modification processes in the cytoplasm of all human cells which... N-(Phosphonoacetyl)-L-Ornithine Not Available N(5)-[(hydroxyamino)(imino)methyl]-L-ornithine Not Available RWJ-51084 Not Available Aceglutamide Not Available N(2)-(2-carboxyethyl)-L-arginine Not Available Nitroarginine An inhibitor of nitric oxide synthetase which has been shown to prevent glutamate toxicity. Nitroarginine has been experimentally tested for its ability to prevent ammonia toxicity and ammonia-induced alterations in... beta-Hydroxyasparagine Not Available Dansyllysine Not Available Palifosfamide Investigated for use/treatment in cancer/tumors (unspecified), lymphoma (unspecified), and sarcoma. Talotrexin Investigated for use/treatment in solid tumors, lung cancer, leukemia (unspecified), and leukemia (lymphoid). Eflornithine A medication used topically to reduce unwanted facial hair growth in women. The postulated mechanism of action is through irreversible inhibition of ornithine decarboxylase (ODC) in the skin. Clonixin Indicated for use in the management of chronic arthritic conditions and certain soft tissue disorders associated with pain and inflammation. Tilarginine Tilarginine has been investigated for the basic science, treatment, and diagnostic of Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes, Ocular Physiology, and Regional Blood Flow. Astodrimer Astodrimer has been used in trials studying the treatment and prevention of Bacterial Vaginosis. It is a lysine-based dendrimer with naphthalene disulfonic acid surface groups. N-omega-nitro-L-arginine methyl ester L-NAME has been investigated for the treatment of Hypotension and Spinal Cord Injury. Proglumide Not Annotated Ornithine An amino acid commonly found as a component in total parenteral nutrition. Ciraparantag Ciraparantag is under investigation in clinical trial NCT01826266 (Effects of a Double-Blind, Single Dose of PER977 Administered Alone, and Following a Single Dose of Edoxaban). L-homoarginine Not Available N-acetyl-L-arginine Not Available N(G)-Iminoethylornithine Not Available Epsilon-N-methyllysine Not Available Symmetric dimethylarginine Not Available Isoglutamine Not Available Trimethyllysine Not Available L-Saccharopine Not Available Fasitibant Fasitibant is under investigation in clinical trial NCT02205814 (Fasitibant Intra-articular Injection in Patients With Symptomatic Osteoarthritis of the Knee). Ketoprofen An NSAID used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, dysmenorrhea, mild to moderate muscle pain, postoperative pain, and postpartum pain. Acetylsalicylic acid A salicylate used to treat pain, fever, inflammation, migraines, and reducing the risk of major adverse cardiovascular events.
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