For the dietary management of mild vascular hypertension
Gefäß-Aktiv is a food for special medical purposes, for the dietary management of mild vascular hypertension, circulatory disorders in the early stages of atheriosclerosis and diabetic circulatoy disorders.
In such cases, where endothelial dysfunction (dysfunction of the inner wall of the vessel) is present, the messenger substance nitric oxide (NO) is of central importance for regulation of vascular tone. L-arginine is an amino acid produced naturally in the body and serves as a precursor of nitric oxide (NO) in human metabolism.
The body converts L-citrulline into L-arginine.