Ornithine Alpha-Ketoglutarate

Also indexed as:OKG
Ornithine Alpha-Ketoglutarate: Main Image

How to Use It

Optimal levels remain unknown, though 10 grams per day has been used in clinical trials.

Where to Find It

Although the amino acids that comprise OKG are present in protein foods such as meat and poultry and fish, the OKG compound is found only in supplements.

Possible Deficiencies

A deficiency of OKG has not been reported.

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