ALA

ALA - ALPHA LIPOIC ACID

What is Alpha Lipoic Acid?

• Water- and fat-soluble antioxidant

• Recycles other antioxidants

• Cofactor in aerobic ATP production in mitochondria

• Heavy metal chelator

• Insulin mimetic and reduces insulin resistance

• Inhibits NF kappa-B activation

Benefits

Assists, promotes a reduction of body weight and fat mass

Alpha-Lipoic acid increases energy expenditure

Decreases nerve pain, can improve neuropathy symptoms

Can assist with insulin resistance

Increases insulin sensitivity in type-2 diabetes 

ALA-ALPHA LIPOIC ACID

Art work, Molecular structure digitally recreated by Nik Hirschi

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