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alpha lipoic acid and kidney disease

A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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ALA: Yes
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
34 years experience Neurology
Mythical thinking: There is NO SUCH THING as detoxification. The notion that your body needs help to "detox" from "toxins" is a MYTH. Your body detoxifies itself just fi ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Geffner
54 years experience Endocrinology
No: There are no reputable large double blinded studies on Alpha lipoic acid and menopausal symptoms.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
43 years experience Dermatology
May help: This product may help your skin but you should see dermatologist to discuss your concerns.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Ott
20 years experience Emergency Medicine
No: Anna, alpha lipoic acid is an important participant in many metabolic processes in your body. There has never been a reliable study linking alpha lipo ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Almost certainly: Alpha lipoic acid is always in our bodies as we synthesize it. It's very safe without serious side effects. Like most supps. Research hasn't been done ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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CoQ 10 ALA: Yes. Thesexare safe together.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Likely OK: But not fully clear if either helps substantially. The Alpha lipoic has been touted as of value with memory loss and even alzheimer's, but hard to as ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Supplements: You can if you have money you want to spend for useless and potentially dangerous supplements. I would never take a supplement as there is no control ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sandra Pinkham
53 years experience Holistic Medicine
listen to your body: Acetyl L-carnitine and Alpha lipoic acid block to varying degrees cadmium toxicity. Free cadmium is liberated by stress and can induce high cholester ... Read More
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