Pharma Nord Bio-Lipoic Acid 50 mg 90 Tablets
Lipoic Acid Supplements is only known as Alpha-Lipoic Acid (or thioctic acid), it is a vitamin-like antioxidant, which is produced naturally in the body in small amounts. It is present in both the aqueous (water) and lipid (fat) compartments of cells. Alpha-Lipoic Acid is mainly obtained from the diet with red meat, spinach and brewer’s yeast being good sources. Alpha-lipoic acid (ALA) is important for converting sugars and fat into energy within the body, and is also a powerful antioxidant, protecting tissues against free radical damage. Free radicals are chemicals which are created by our own metabolism but can also be generated by exposure to environmental pollution, smoking, alcohol, UV light etc.
Manufactured to pharmaceutical standards. Alpha Lipoic Acid is available only in one form. Therefore, it is the way the product is manufactured that makes the difference. Excellent bio-availability (absorption). Antioxidant
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|Alpha Lipoic Acid tablets||50mg||N/A|
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Lipoic Acid 50mg Microcrystalline cellulose Maltodextrine Silicon dioxide Talc Hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose Magnesiun stearate Riboflavin Titanium dioxide
1-2 tablets to be taken per day, or as directed by a physician
Bio-Lipoic Acid contains 50 mg of Alpha-Lipoic Acid in a form that provides optimal bio-availability
Bio-Lipoic Acid is both lipid and water soluble and should ideally be taken in combination with Bio-Quinone Q10 and Bio-Selenium + Zinc
Suitable for vegetarians and vegans
Alpha-lipoic acid is generally well tolerated although individuals may rarely suffer from gastrointestinal disturbance or a skin rash. People with diabetes may need to modify their insulin medication. Pregnant or lactating women and those on medication should consult a doctor before using any product.
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