view cart menu separator categories menu separator faq
advanced search
categories  > Life Extension Supplements > R-Lipoic Acid (1)
Super R-Lipoic Acid - 300 mg 60 vegetarian capsules
 

Super R-Lipoic Acid - 300 mg 60 vegetarian capsules

Price: $36.75 add to cart     
Feedback: 98.32%, 1159 sales Ask seller a question
Shipping: US-Mainland: $5.99 (more destinations)
Sales Tax: Wisconsin: 5%
Condition: Brand new
Payment Options: Money Order,
Item Catalog Number: 01208

Lipoic acid helps protect against oxidative stress generated by high glucose levels. Alpha-lipoic acid consists of two different forms (isomers) that have vastly different properties. The “R” form is the biologically active component (native to the body) that is responsible for lipoic acid’s phenomenal antioxidant effect. The “S” form is produced from chemical manufacture and is not very biologically active. Typical alpha-lipoic acid supplements consist of the “R” and “S” form in a 50/50 ratio. That means a 100 mg alpha-lipoic acid supplement is providing 50 mg of the biologically active “R” form.

The human body normally produces and uses the “R” form of lipoic acid. This active form, R-lipoic acid, significantly supports healthy inflammatory response, is a potent free-radical scavenger and has been shown to be more potent than the combined “R” and “S” forms that comprise most alpha-lipoic acid supplements.

Life Extension is continually searching for innovative nutritional technologies. Through dedicated research and development, the newer form of R-lipoic acid is being seen as the “next-generation” antioxidant powerhouse.

Life Extension’s Super R-Lipoic Acid has demonstrated superior bioavailability, stability, and potency for a variety of health benefits. This breakthrough converts the biologically active “R” form of lipoic acid to sodium-R-lipoic acid, which, in a recent human study achieved 10–30 times higher peak blood levels than pure R-lipoic acid. Not only does this newer lipoic acid formulation reach higher peak blood levels,106 it also achieves them sooner, ensuring rapid uptake from the plasma into the tissues. A recent study showed that oral ingestion of Super R-Lipoic Acid reached peak plasma concentrations within just 10–20 minutes of supplementation.

Unlike other forms of lipoic acid, Super R-Lipoic Acid is more stable in the body. The increased stability of this enhanced formulation is the reason for its greater absorption and bioavailability compared with R-lipoic acid.

The superior antioxidant effects of R-lipoic acid are already well known for supporting healthy mitochondrial function. Now, Super R-Lipoic Acid provides even more potent benefits for preserving youthful cellular energy levels.
Other Products from allnatural:View all products
SKIN RESTORING PHYTOCERAMIDES  W/LIPOWHEAT 30 LIQUID CAPS
$18.75
Acidophilus With Pectin  SV815  250 count
$18.95
V2610 Garlic and Parsley  100 Softgel Capsules
$9.95
V3850  SAM-E  30 Tablets
$33.95
V5430  PreNatal Plus  120 tablets
$20.25
Bromelain 400mg SV1149   60 Capsules
$18.95
Vitamin D3 1,000 IU 90 softgels
$5.25
SV672 Estro-All Cream 1 Tube
$24.95
V4590 Ultra Dairy Support 60 Vegetarian Capsules
$20.50
Calcium & Magnesium SV893  100 Tablets
$10.95
Last Updated: 3 May 2017 19:55:58 PDT home  |  about  |  terms  |  contact
Powered by eCRATER - a free online store builder