Alpha Lipoic Acid
Alpha-lipoic acid is believed to be a very important antioxidant. One of the most important characteristics of alpha-lipoic acid is that it is both fat-soluble and water-soluble. These properties allow alpha-lipoic acid to provide antioxidant protection in a wide range of body systems. Red meat is the best dietary source of alpha-lipoic acid. Smaller amounts occur in the leaves of some plants and in potatoes, carrots, yams, and sweet potatoes. Alpha-lipoic acid is also widely available in supplement form. Alpha-lipoic acid is thought to facilitate the production of energy for cells and enhance the effectiveness of other antioxidants. A lot of very exciting research is taking place looking at the role of alpha-lipoic acid in the promotion of health. Alpha-lipoic acid may also support healthy vision and glucose metabolism.
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Products containing Alpha Lipoic Acid
Acetyl L-Carnitine and Alpha-Lipoic Acid 180 Tablets
Acetyl-L-Carnitine Arginate + Alpha Lipoic Acid 100 Capsules
Active 55 Plus 32 Ounces
ADAM Superior Men's Multi Vitamin 120 Tablets
ADAM Superior Men's Multiple Vitamin 90 VegiCaps
Cautions Caution should be used when used concurrently with drugs to control blood glucose. Monitoring may be necessary.