Alpha Lipoic Acid

60 Capsules

 

Kelly's Apothecary

 

FSC Food Supplement

 

Alpha Lipoic Acid 100mg

 

60 Capsules

 

Alpha Lipoic Acid, also sometimes known as "ALA" or "thioctic acid", has a great many useful functions in the human body. It is perhaps best known for being a powerful antioxidant, but there are other properties this compound has that may prove useful for improved and preventive health.

One of the unique properties of Alpha Lipoic Acid is its ability to "recycle" other antioxidants, extending their life in the human body. This means that you gain more benefit from the existing antioxidants you take in.

Since most water soluble antioxidants need to be continuously replenished to do what they do best - neutralize free radicals - this makes ALA particularly useful.

This brings us to another unique property of ALA that makes it highly therapeutic. This potent antioxidant happens to be soluble in both water and fat.

This is significant because it is able to neutralize free radicals in every part of the body, including the brain. The ability to dissolve in both fat and water means that this antioxidant has more "free range" to scrub your body for cell-damaging free radicals.

ALA converts glucose into energy more efficiently, and for this reason it may be used as a dietary supplementation to help regulate blood sugar levels.

 

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Alpha Lipoic Acid 100mg