Alpha-lipoic acid (ALA)

Alpha-lipoic acid

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What is Alpha-lipoic acid for?

Alpha lipoic acid or ALA is a naturally occurring organic compound that acts as a powerful antioxidant in the body. Your body produces it naturally, but it can also be found in yeast, liver, kidney, spinach, broccoli and potatoes. It is both water- and fat-soluble, which allows it to work in every cell or tissue in the body.

Traditional Health Benefits of

Alpha-lipoic acid

  • Helps aid in the control of glucose

  • Promotes weight loss

  • Reduces inflammation

  • Helps reduce oxidative stress

  • Supports brain health

  • Slows memory loss

  • Promotes healthy nerve function

  • Regenerates L-Gluathione

  • Helps guard against age-related macular degeneration, retina damage, and cataracs


  • Artificial Coloring Free

  • Artificial Flavoring Free

  • GMO Free

  • Sugar Free

  • Soy Free

  • Yeast Free

  • Dairy Free

  • Corn Free
  • Gluten Free

  • Wheat Free

  • Nut Free

  • MSG Free

  • Egg Free

  • Fish Free

  • Peanut Free

  • Shellfish Free

  • Kosher

  • Organic


This information in our Ingredient Reference Guide is intended only as a general reference for further exploration and is not a replacement for professional health advice. This content does not provide dosage information, format recommendations, toxicity levels, or possible interactions with prescription drugs. Accordingly, this information should be used only under the direct supervision of a qualified health practitioner such as a naturopathic physician.

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