R-lipoic acid is an antioxidant found within the mitochondria of cells, where it metabolises glucose and directs calories into energy production. Research suggests it may possess powerful anti-ageing properties. The body produces very little alpha lipoic acid and it is difficult to obtain sufficient quantities through diet alone.
Thorne R-Lipoic Acid
60 vegetarian capsules
Alpha lipoic acid is an antioxidant with two naturally-occurring forms: R-lipoic acid is the active form. R-lipoic acid is present in every cell of the body. It is essential to chemical reactions within the body and is found within the mitochondria of cells where it metabolises glucose and directs calories into energy production. Research suggests it may possess powerful anti-ageing properties. The body produces very little alpha lipoic acid and it is difficult to obtain sufficient quantities through diet alone.
- Take 1 capsule one to two times daily or as recommended by your healthcare practitioner
- Do not exceed recommended daily dose.
- Supplements are not a substitute for a healthy balanced diet.
|Serving Size: One Capsule||Per Serving||
|R-Lipoic Acid †||100mg||*|
Bulking Agent: Microcrystalline Cellulose. Anti-caking Agent: Silicon Dioxide. Magnesium Citrate, Calcium Laurate, Leucine. Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule. R-Lipoic Acid (as Sodium R-Lipoic Acid)†
† This product uses GeroNova Research’s Bio-Enhanced® R-Lipoic Acid. Bio-Enhanced is a registered trademark of GeroNova Research, Inc.
NRV = Nutrient Reference Value
%NRV = Percent Nutrient Reference Value
*%NRV = Percent Nutrient Reference Value not established.
This product does not contain wheat, gluten, corn, yeast, soy, egg, dairy products, or artificial colours, artificial sweeteners, or artificial flavours. This product also does not contain lactose, palmitic acid, magnesium stearate, or stearic acid.
This product is contraindicated in an individual with a history of hypersensitivity to any of its ingredients.
If pregnant, consult your health-care practitioner before using this product.
There are no known adverse interactions or contraindications at publication date
Use only if bottle is sealed.
Store tightly sealed in a cool, dry place