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L-(-)-Histidine Brand names, L-(-)-Histidine Analogs

L-(-)-Histidine Brand Names Mixture

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L-(-)-Histidine Chemical_Formula


L-(-)-Histidine RX_link

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L-(-)-Histidine fda sheet

L-(-)-Histidine msds (material safety sheet)


L-(-)-Histidine Synthesis Reference

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L-(-)-Histidine Molecular Weight

155.15 g/mol

L-(-)-Histidine Melting Point

282 oC

L-(-)-Histidine H2O Solubility

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L-(-)-Histidine State

Solid, white crystals

L-(-)-Histidine LogP


L-(-)-Histidine Dosage Forms

Capsules, powder and tablets

L-(-)-Histidine Indication

The actions of supplemental L-histidine are entirely unclear. It may have some immunomodulatory as well as antioxidant activity. L-histidine may be indicated for use in some with rheumatoid arthritis. It is not indicated for treatment of anemia or uremia or for lowering serum cholesterol.

L-(-)-Histidine Pharmacology

Is found abundantly in hemoglobin; has been used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, allergic diseases, ulcers & anemia. A deficiency can cause poor hearing.

L-(-)-Histidine Absorption

Absorbed from the small intestine via an active transport mechanism requiring the presence of sodium.

L-(-)-Histidine side effects and Toxicity

ORL-RAT LD50 > 15000 mg kg-1, IPR-RAT LD50 > 8000 mg kg-1, ORL-MUS LD50 > 15000 mg kg-1, IVN-MUS LD50 > 2000 mg kg-1; Mild gastrointestinal side effects.

L-(-)-Histidine Patient Information

L-histidine supplements should be avoided by children, pregnant women and nursing mothers. Those with allergies or peptic ulcer disease should only use L-histidine supplements under strict medical supervision. Although there are no reports of adverse events in these groups, increased histamine production from L-histidine might negatively affect those with these conditions.

L-(-)-Histidine Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals