Will arginine effect testosterone levels on blood test?

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  1. ZeroSkillet

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    I'm getting a blood test done with a complete panel and testosterone levels

    I started taking arginine pills about 1 week ago(3g/day). Does it have any effect on test levels?

    Reason for this Test is a suspecion of low testosterone levels so....Should I stop taking them prior to blood test?
     
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    i'd personally stop taking everything but a multi.
     
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    ZeroSkillet Matt Hughes > *

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    When should I take the test...not take that shit for a week then take the blood exam?
     
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    dude the arginine should be out of your body in a day or two...
     
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    ZeroSkillet Matt Hughes > *

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    Test being ran are
    Compl Metabolic panel
    Lipid panel
    CBC w Diff w PLt
    Thyroxine
    TSH, 3rd Gen
    Urinalysis
     
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    does the arginine help?
     
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    don't work out for 3-5 days before the test AND get plenty of sleep all those nights
     
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    why is arginine dangerous when taken with st johns wart?
     
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    i didn't know it was? one is an amino acid and one is an herb.
     
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    i googled l-arginine and it said don't mix it with st johns wart.
     
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    sofa king we todd did
     
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    :rofl: sound it out
     
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    i'm going to do a full run of AIFM and Yohimburn ES and then get my hormones checked after the AIFM
     
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    man boob kit right?
     
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