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Doses of l-carnitine for weight loss(with exercise)? weight 91kg , height 174 cm

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Dr. Andrew Lipton
Holistic Medicine 32 years experience
Carnitine: L carnitine is an Amino Acid that helps the body build protein, muscle. So working out with muscles and taking a protein supplement can help build muscle. Muscle dictates metabolism and helps burn calories.
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