Foods rich in citrulline

Which foods contain a lot of citrulline?

Among the foods that contain citrulline, there are the following:

Food of animal origin rich in citrulline

Plant-based food rich in citrulline

Melon
Melon is very rich in citrulline

Among the vegetable sources rich in citrulline, we include:

Citrulline supplements

Although you can take citrulline supplements, it is recommended to cover the needs of this amino acid through a balanced diet. In case of supplementation it is advisable to consult with the specialist doctor beforehand.

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This article was endorsed by Elisenda Carballido - Dietitian nutritionist. Postgraduate in Phytotherapy and master in Nutrition and Metabolism.
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21 January, 2021

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