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Possible Interaction: Carnosine and Insulin





Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Second, in soleus muscles, the efficiency of carnosine loading is significantly higher when PBA is coingested with a meal (+64%) compared with in between the meals (+41%), suggesting that insulin stimulates muscle carnosine loading.
Medicine and science in sports and exercise  •  2013  |  View Paper
Histidine or carnosine treatments significantly improved insulin sensitivity and attenuated hyper-insulinemia (P<0.05).
European journal of pharmacology  •  2011  |  View Paper
Supplementation with carnosine or β-alanine may reduce fasting glucose, HbA1c, and HOMA-IR in humans and rodents, and fasting insulin in humans; both compounds show potential as therapeutics to improve glycemic control and insulin resistance.
Advances in nutrition  •  2021  |  View Paper