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The RIGHT Alpha Lipoic Acid for Your Body…
Alpha-Lipoic Acid (ALA) is known as the “universal antioxidant” because it uniquely works in both water and fat soluble parts of your cells, making it very valuable and versatile. Plus, it makes other antioxidants work better.
As you get older, your body needs more ALA than it is typically getting - making a supplement a good idea.
The problem is the ALA in most supplements isn’t truly the alpha-lipoic acid your body uses. Instead it is a 50/50 mixture of two compounds: R-Lipoic acid and S-Lipoic acid.
R-Lipoic acid is the form that is naturally found in humans, animals and plants. It is the ALA you want. S-Lipoic acid is completely unnatural - it is not found anywhere in nature. It was first chemically synthesized in a lab in 1952, and has a different biological activity than natural R-Lipoic acid.
S-Lipoic acid is added to ALA supplements because it helps stabilize R-Lipoic Acid - which is a very unstable molecule and will degrade rapidly when exposed to heat, light and moisture. But S Lipoic acid also negates many of the beneficial aspects of R-Lipoic acid.
The bottom line is don’t just look for ALA on a supplement label, it needs to be pure R-Lipoic Acid. What’s more, it needs to “stabilized R-Lipoic Acid” to ensure the ALA doesn’t degrade and is bioavailable.
The only brand that meets these criteria is known as Bio-enhanced® stabilized R-Alpha Lipoic Acid. And that’s the only ALA in our TrueALA™ product. TrueALA™ can be used every day or rotated as part of NatureCity’s “3-2-1 Detox” program.
Bio-enhanced® R-Lipoic Acid:
TrueALA - SUPPLEMENT FACTS
Dietary Supplement / 30 veggie capsules
Serving Size: 1 capsule
Servings per Container: 30
|Amount Per Serving|
|R-Alpha-Lipoic Acid (from Bio-Enhanced® Na-Rala)||100 mg*|
* Daily value not established.
Other ingredients: Rice flour, hypromellose, vegetable magnesium stearate and silica.
Bio-Enhanced® is a registered trademark of GeroNova Research, Inc.
Suggested Use: Take one (1) capsule daily with water or as directed by your health care practitioner.
TrueALA™ promotes healthy levels of alpha lipoic acid and antioxidants in the body. It supports brain, heart and blood sugar health.†
Keep out of reach of children
Store in a cool dry place
Do not use if seal is broken or missing
†These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
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Alpha Lipoic Acid
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