Alpha Lipoic Acid
Is an essential compound in the body for metabolism and antioxidant function. It plays an important role in the citric acid cycle (metabolism). It is found in almost all foods, but in higher concentrations of spinach and broccoli. It has been shown that it helps to create more glutathione thus having an indirect effect as an antioxidant. It has been used for years in Europe as a treatment for Diabetic Neuropathy. It also has shown promise in helping your insulin work better, which can help regulate visceral fat deposits. It can be used in conjunction with other injections or alone for a great boost of antioxidant support
- It has been shown to possibly help in weight loss due to suppressing feelings of hunger and increase calories you burn at rest.
- Good sources of Alpha Lipoic Acid:
- Red meat
- Green Peas
Why Supplement Alpha Lipoic Acid?
To help keep your oxidative stress in check and to ensure your metabolic pathways are running at their best!