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Pure Encapsulations Alpha Lipoic Acid 400 Mg Product Information
Alpha lipoic acid is a versatile nutrient. Being both water and fat soluble, it is able to function in almost any part of the body.* It is a potent antioxidant which may enhance the activity of vitamins C and E.* It is a multifunctional compound providing protection from free radicals and supporting various metabolic processes.* It has been associated with supporting nerve health, cardiovascular function, and glucose metabolism.*
Uses For Alpha Lipoic Acid
Glucose Metabolism: Alpha lipoic acid helps support healthy glucose uptake and helps to maintain healthy glucose utilization.* It also plays a role in moderating the formation of advanced glycation end products.*
Cardiovascular Support: In addition to supporting healthy glucose metabolism, the antioxidant properties of alpha lipoic acid also promote healthy vascular and blood vessel function.*
Pure Encapsulations alpha lipoic acid is synthetically produced. Vitamin C (ascorbyl palmitate) is derived from corn dextrose fermentation. Hypo-allergenic plant fiber is derived from pine cellulose.
Pure Encapsulations recommends 100–1200 mg per day, in divided doses, with meals.*
If pregnant or lactating, consult your physician before tak -ing this product. Alpha lipoic acid may cause gastrointestinal discomfort in some individuals and should always be taken with meals. In rare cases, alpha lipoic acid may also cause skin rash in sensitive individuals.*
These statements have not been evaluated by Health Canada or the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.