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alpha lipoic acid chronic fatigue syndrome

A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Overweight: Don't take anything until you see your doctor. You will likely be examined fully, blood and urine analyzed, and then referred to a dietitian. A visit ... Read More
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Dr. Shaym Puppala
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Unknown: Alpha lipoic acid is an antioxidant, inactivating oxygen radicals that contribute to vascular damage and buildup of plaque. Given that some studies h ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Seek the causes: POTS is a collection of symptoms but always has underlying causes that should be discovered/addressed including adrenal fatigue, thyroid imbalances,nu ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Unlikely: Possible excess heavy metal accumulation in the body is hard to study, and there a disinformation industry using phony lab tests. Be careful. Alpha-li ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
Absolutely`: Very good but please remember that vitamins all work together in a team relationship so just taking one on its own may unbalance the team.
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Doubtful: Alpha lipoic acid may have a trivial liver interaction, but should not at all affect your thyroid meds.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brad Eilerman
20 years experience Endocrinology
Alpha lipoic acid: Alpha lipoic acid is unlikely to hurt weight loss efforts but there is very limited amounts of data that it will provide significant benefits. Most a ... Read More
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 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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