What It Is: An antioxidant, a chelator of heavy metals, a stimulator of myelin biosynthesis, and a coenzyme which helps the body to break down sugar for energy.
Useful For: Repair of peripheral nerves, diabetics and others who need to improve peripheral neuropathy, people with organic metal poisoning and/or organic solvent exposure.*
How It Works: Alpha lipoic acid functions as an antioxidant in healthy humans.
*Supplement comments from Sam’s studies are provided for background information only. He never recommended a particular supplement without extensively evaluating a client’s individual blood chemistry results and health history, and worked with their physicians as necessary. Always consult your health provider when choosing to use a particular supplement.
Each capsule contains 150 mg alpha-lipoic acid
Other ingredients: L-leucine, vegetarian capsule (hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, water) and cellulose
* No statement made on this site should be construed as constituting a health claim that particular foods, food supplements, or brand name products may alone provide a cure. Each recommendation is intended for use as adjunct, nutritional support to conventional health practice. Statements made are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.