Product Information: Acetyl-L-Carnitine (ALC)
ALC has also been shown to help remove lipofuscin a potassium age buildup (see Centrophenoxine for further details), a function that improves brain function. Individuals discover that their short-term memory improves and their attention to detail is enhanced.
ALC has been classed as a Nootropic with rare side effects of nausea and headache. These will pass with continued use or lower doses.
Perhaps most importantly for anti-aging, ALC has been shown to improve the condition of the essential mitochondria in animals. These are the vital source of energy production in the body, and ALC's action on ADP carrier protein levels in heart mitochondria can be seen on the graph here.
Acetyl-L-Carnitine and its cousin the amino-acid L-carnitine. are responsible for shuttling fats in and out of cells, some indications are that use may benefit those on a diet to help lose weight.
Normal doses are 500mg 2 or 3 times a day.
Pack Size: 50x 500mg capsules
Description: Acetyl-L-Carnitine (or ALC) is a nutrient used by the body to enhance energy production inside the mitochondria. Regular use has been shown to increase energy availability and also improve the speed of reaction and learning capabilities.
Directions: Take 1 capsule, two or three times a day.
Supplement facts: Amount per capsule 500mg % Daily Value * not established
Other ingredients: Magnesium Stearate in a gelatine capsule.
Disclaimer: This product and its statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to treat, cure or prevent any disease.
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