ALCAR is N-acetyl-L-carnitine, which is an acetylated form of L-carnitine, a naturally occurring derivative of the amino acid lysine. ALCAR readily crosses the blood-brain barrier and helps to reduce fatigue, support cognitive function in the elderly, maintain cognitive function during aging and even relieve pain associated with diabetic neuropathy.
- Acetyl-L-Carnitine offers a better absorbed form of L-Carnitine
- Provides cognitive support in neurological dysfunction
- Helps relieve pain associated with diabetic neuropathy
Serving Size: One Capsule N-Acetyl-L-Carnitine (HCl)500 mg
Non-medicinal Ingredients: sodium stearyl fumarate. Capsule: hypromellose.
Take 2-4 softgels daily with food, or as directed by a healthcare practitioner. A minimum of 3 months may be required before observing an effect.
Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Discontinue use and consult a healthcare practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen. Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you have liver or kidney disease. Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you have been instructed to follow a low protein diet. This product provides 1.59g of single amino acid per day. Feelings of overstimulation and/or sleeplessness may occur in which case discontinue use if feelings persist or worsen. Low incidences of seizures have been reported with oral doses in individuals with or without pre-existing seizure disorder. Mild gastrointestinal symptoms (transient nausea, vomiting, abdominal cramps, and diarrhea) have been reported. Body odor, flatulence, increased appetite and rash may occur.