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Background: SLC6A8, a gene encoding the X-linked creatine transporter (CRTR) and its mutations in cerebral creatine (Cr) deficiency, which in mental retardation, language and idiom of delay, autistic-like behavior and epilepsy (CRTR-D, OMIM 300 352 results) lead.CRTR-D representsthe most common Cr metabolism disorder but, unlike Gly as chrome-synthesis defects that are reversible in part by oral supplementation of Cr, not inconsistent with Cr tended to be even if precocious administriert.Die precursor of Cr, the non-essential amino acids glycine ( ) and arginine (Arg), their personal transporters have on the blood-brain barrier and thus supplementing an attractive and viable therapeutic scope to stimulate Cr target appears endogenous synthesis and in this way within to overcome the restriction of Crtransport of brain.To date, however, the effects of the Arg-and / or Gly supplementation on the psyche of Cr levels and activity are umstritten.Methoden: In this study, 5 male patients on Italian CRTR-D were affected in the vicinity of oral Larg at a dose of 300 mg / kg / day in 3 doses episodic, for 24-36 months and plasmatic amino acids ergänzt.Biochemische tests and thyroid hormone doses were carried out at regular intervals. In addition, Nucleon and phosphorus magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) during follow-up was monitored in accordance with neuropsychological evaluations.Results: While L-Arg treatment observed a clinical improvement in motor skills and to a lesser extent in touch and attention. In addition, all patients had a reduction in the number and frequency of epileptic seizures. Daily breathing abilities also appeared positively influenced by L-Arg treatment. In addition, showed a total of Cr and byproton particular PhosphoCr, scored and phosphorus spectroscopy, a kind of increase, although below the normal range.Conclusion: This study provides information as to the effectiveness of L-Arg treatment in addition CTRT-D patients frequently, in fact, the syndromic pattern of cognitive and linguistic deficitpresented of CRTR-D patients by L-Arg supplementation especially in a qualitative clinical level changed. Present oral L-Arg alone can not cause a protective to a further cognitive decline, but may lead to the acquisition of new skills.