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    Thoughts on grapefruit seed extract??


    Anyone else uses it?

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    Don't know but if you dose enough of it may benefit AAS cycles.
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    Quote Originally Posted by OrganicShadow
    Don't know but if you dose enough of it may benefit AAS cycles.
    Any article on this?
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    I've used a preworkout with it in it...don;t know what it did to my workout though
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    Quote Originally Posted by squatting View Post
    Anyone else uses it?
    is this the same as naringin?
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    Quote Originally Posted by kokobeware2 View Post
    Any article on this?
    Yeah, actually theres a lot on CYP34A inihibition with grapefruit.
    http://www.ualberta.ca/~csps/JPPS4(3...grapefruit.htm
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9351897
    http://powernetdesign.com/grapefruit...mechanism.html

    As to the association of AAS and CYP3A4 inhibition:
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10630892
    http://jcem.endojournals.org/content...jcem;90/2/1210
    http://dmd.aspetjournals.org/content/25/4/502.full.pdf
    http://www.currentprotocols.com/Wile...Id-tx0413.html

    I started getting curious when someone on AM mentioned having a glass of grapefruit juice during cycle. From what I've garnered you need to drink a lot of grapefruit juice to really reap those benefits. Then I started wondering about an extract supplementation.
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    I looked at it, but as said previously, it takes a LOT of grapefruit juice to see any absorption benifit, so I kind of walked away from it
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    Quote Originally Posted by Wlgsciences
    I looked at it, but as said previously, it takes a LOT of grapefruit juice to see any absorption benifit, so I kind of walked away from it
    It's a novel idea nonetheless, so I wonder if a concentrated extract would suffice? Not enough evidence to say either way.
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    Grapefruit SEED extract?
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    Quote Originally Posted by OrganicShadow View Post
    Yeah, actually theres a lot on CYP34A inihibition with grapefruit.
    http://www.ualberta.ca/~csps/JPPS4(3...grapefruit.htm
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9351897
    http://powernetdesign.com/grapefruit...mechanism.html

    As to the association of AAS and CYP3A4 inhibition:
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10630892
    http://jcem.endojournals.org/content...jcem;90/2/1210
    http://dmd.aspetjournals.org/content/25/4/502.full.pdf
    http://www.currentprotocols.com/Wile...Id-tx0413.html

    I started getting curious when someone on AM mentioned having a glass of grapefruit juice during cycle. From what I've garnered you need to drink a lot of grapefruit juice to really reap those benefits. Then I started wondering about an extract supplementation.
    You realize that there is already a very common ingredient for this function: piperine.
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    I think this is naringin same thing for all I know good supplement read a story of a 6 year old girl who drunk so much grapefruit juice that she got pubes and tits mus be good for testosterone
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    Quote Originally Posted by sugardaddy69
    I think this is naringin same thing for all I know good supplement read a story of a 6 year old girl who drunk so much grapefruit juice that she got pubes and tits mus be good for testosterone
    What?
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    Quote Originally Posted by mr.cooper69 View Post
    You realize that there is already a very common ingredient for this function: piperine.
    Truth.
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