- MFG # P3042
- UPC # 707359130425
Alpha-Lipoic Acid (ALA) is an antioxidant that is naturally manufactured in the human body. ALA has been called the "universal antioxidant" because of its versatility-it helps deactivate an unusually wide array of cell-damaging free radicals in both water and fat environments. * ALA works in conjunction with vitamins C and E and some other antioxidants‚ "recycling" them and making them much more effective. * Beyond its direct antioxidant function‚ ALA helps to boost glutathione levels. * Glutathione possesses its own antioxidant activities and is a critical component in cellular and hepatic detoxification mechanisms. ALA is also necessary for healthy glucose uptake and utilization‚ thereby helping to support healthy carbohydrate metabolism. * In addition‚ because alpha-lipoic acid can pass easily into the brain‚ it has protective effects on brain and nerve tissue.
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Amount Per Serving:
Alpha-Lipoic Acid 250 mg
Other ingredients: Rice Flour‚ Vegetable Polysaccharide (capsule)‚ Silica and Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source).
As a dietary supplement‚ take one Vcap® daily‚ preferably with meals.
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Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Egg Free
- Gluten Free
- GMP Certification
- Kosher Product
- Milk Free
- Preservative Free
- Salt Free
- Shellfish Free
- Soy Free
- Sugar Free
- Vegan Product
- Vegetarian Product
- Wheat Free
- Yeast Free
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