Doctor's Best, Best L-Carnitine Fumarate, 855 mg, 180 Veggie Caps311 Reviews
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0.59 lbs (0.27 kg)
- Product Code: DRB-00154
- UPC Code: 753950001541
- Package Quantity: 180 Veggie Caps
- Dimensions: 3.1 x 3.1 x 5.2 in, 0.5 lbs (0.23 kg)
- Important Note:
Doctor's Best uses pharmaceutical-grade carnitine fumarate, manufactured by Sigma-Tau of Italy.
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- Science-Based Nutrition
- Featuring Italian-Made Carnitine From Sigma-Tai HealthScience Food and Beverage Ingredient Division
- Dietary Supplement
- Biosint Carnitines
- Helps Burn Body Fat
- Helps The Body Burn Fat For Energy
- Helps Maintain Normal Cardiovascular Health
L-carnitine is a nutrient that promotes energy production in cells by transporting fatty acids into the mitochondrion, an intracellular structure that generates metabolic energy in the form of ATP. In this role, L-carnitine helps the body efficiently metabolize fat. Fumarate is a naturally occurring compound in the body. Fumarate serves as an intermediate in the Krebs cycle, a key energy-producing process that takes place in the mitochondrion.
The L-Carnitine Fumarate in this product is derived from a base of pharmaceutical grade L-Carnitine manufactured by a patented, FDA-approved process. It is GMO-free, pesticide-free, and BSE free.
Adult Use: Take 1 to 4 capsules daily, with or without food.
Magnesium stearate (vegetable source), silicon dioxide, modified cellulose (vegetarian capsule).
Contains nothing other than listed ingredients
Individuals with thyroid problems or anti-coagulant therapy should consult their physician before using this product.
|Serving Size: 1 capsule|
|Serving Per Container: 180 servings|
|Amount Per Serving||%Daily Value|
(yielding 500 mg L-Carnitine)
|†Daily Value not established.|
iHerb Customer Reviews
I have chronic fatigue associated with low adrenal output, and very early on I found that L-Carnitine, Magnesium, CoQ10, and D-Ribose work excellently to produce energy at the cellular level. I have used this foursome for years; however, recently my pulse rate went up, and I was astonished to find it was the L-carnitine in association with a change in the supplements I was taking for low thyroid. I am told 5 to 9 percent of people may experience an increase in pulse rate when taking L-Carnitine either at the beginning of taking or later. This also happened to me after three years of taking L-Tyrosine (also an amazing energy booster for those with fatigue).
It is first and formost value for money. I take two on rising and then 2 just before my run and I find I can literally run kilometers more from 10km to 13km without running out of steam. This observation is immediate. In terms of fat loss, it has been 2 weeks and I am observably leaner. But I will observe more and check back. Clearly though, Carnitine has to be taken in higher doses of about 4 - 6 grams a day and this product makes it economically feasible.