- Improves several neuropathic symptoms: pain, burning, numbness, tingling …
- Associated with relief from physical injuries and nerve tissue protection.
R-alpha-lipoic acid is the form of lipoic acid produced naturally by the body and the only one which acts as a mitochondrial enzyme cofactor. Sodium R-lipoate, a sodium salt of R-alpha-lipoic acid, has much greater bioavailability than R-alpha-lipoic acid. It rapidly produces blood levels 10 to 30 times higher than is possible with pure R-alpha-lipoic acid. More stable and more easily soluble in the aqueous phase, it is much more easily absorbed.
R-alpha-lipoic acid's efficacy and superiority over other forms have been demonstrated in numerous studies which suggest, in particular, that it:
|Daily serving: 2 capsules
Number of servings per bottle: 30
|Quantity per serving|
|R-lipoic acid (in the form of sodium R-lipoate)||600 mg|
|Other ingredients: Acacia gum, rice flour.|
The astragalus plant is native to China, and has been used for over 2,000 years for its health benefits. What are those benefits and why are they important? Here are seven good reasons to use astragalus.
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