Country Life, Acetyl L-Carnitine Caps, 500 mg, 120 Veggie Caps
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- Established 1971
- Certified Gluten-Free
- Supports Fat Metabolism
- Includes Vitamin B6 for Utilization
- Dietary Supplement
- Kosher Parve
-Our Pledge of Integrity-
Acetyl L-Carnitine occurs naturally in the body and supports fat metabolism. It also helps to protect the body from oxidative stress. This product contains OptiCarn, a carnitine created uniquely to Country Life's high specifications. Country Life uses vitamin B6 to aid in utilization.
Adults take one (1) capsule daily, preferably between meals. As a reminder, discuss the supplements and medications that you take with your health care providers.
Cellulose (capsule shell), magnesium stearate, stearic acid, silica, cellulose.
Yes: Certified gluten-free by GFCO.org, certified vegan by the ava, recyclable packaging, manufacturing supports wind power, kosher parve
No: Yeast, wheat or corn, soy or milk, salt or sugar, preservatives or artificial color, GMOs
This product has been manufactured at a GMP registered facility.
Caution: If you are pregnant or nursing, taking medication or planning a surgery, consult your doctor before using this product. If any adverse reactions occur, stop taking the product and consult your doctor.
Do not accept if seal is broken.
Store between 59°-86° F.
Keep out of the reach of children.
|Serving Size: 1 capsule|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Vitamin B6 (as pyridoxine hydrochloride)||10 mg||500%|
|Acetyl L-Carnitine (as Acetyl L-Carnitine hydrochloride)||500 mg||*|
|*Daily Value not established.|
For Post Polio Syndrome sufferers this works to allieviate the fatigue and the pain. I was already experiencing the benefit of being more mentally alert when into my third bottle my body started to benefit as well. The Australian Clinic's reccommendations are right on with their suggestions of increased dosage. The other research prompted me to use the R-lipoic Acid and CO Q10 for maximum results. Now six months later I'm out of bed and living a more normal life again.
After trying various brands, I have found the Country Life acetyl L-carnitine version most effective and easiest to tolerate. I've experienced improvements in both memory and problem solving ability.
Posted by Reviewer3343172 on Nov 19, 2015
Our nutritionist suggested ALC for my husband's dementia. It has not helped that yet, but is well tolerated.
be wary of B6
Posted by LauraJames on Jul 31, 2013
this contains a whopping amount of B6 which can cause many side effects such as nerve function in that you get chronic itches, headaches, fatigue etc - took me 3 months to get over it and it was traced back to this evil product - its a real shame they put it in there as l-carnitine on its own is fantastic
Posted by Reviewer1391377 on Feb 20, 2012
Recapping these into 3rds to get smaller doses (larger doses of ALCAR provokes "wooly" head-pressure sense in me). Feels right to take this supplement on continuous basis, so much good longevity research is supporting it.
Posted by Reviewer2278923 on Jan 05, 2012
This did not work for me. It caused a lot of pain in my body and I was very ill.