Name
Arginine
Accession Number
DBCAT001573
Description

An essential amino acid that is physiologically active in the L-form.

ATC Classification
Drugs
DrugDrug Description
NitroarginineAn 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...
TilarginineTilarginine has been investigated for the basic science, treatment, and diagnostic of Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes, Ocular Physiology, and Regional Blood Flow.
N-omega-nitro-L-arginine methyl esterL-NAME has been investigated for the treatment of Hypotension and Spinal Cord Injury.
ArginineAn amino acid commonly found as a component of total parenteral nutrition.
L-homoarginineNot Available
Drugs & Drug Targets
DrugTargetType
NitroarginineNitric oxide synthase, endothelialtarget
NitroarginineNitric oxide synthase, braintarget
ArginineCationic amino acid transporter 3target
ArginineArginine decarboxylasetarget
ArginineArgininosuccinate lyasetarget
ArginineNitric oxide synthase, inducibletarget
ArginineHigh affinity cationic amino acid transporter 1target
ArginineArginase-2, mitochondrialtarget
ArginineCationic amino acid transporter 4target
ArginineArgininosuccinate synthasetarget
ArginineNitric oxide synthase, endothelialtarget
ArginineSolute carrier family 22 member 5transporter
ArginineMonocarboxylate transporter 10transporter
ArginineSolute carrier family 22 member 4transporter
L-homoarginineNitric oxide synthase, endothelialtarget