Will l-carnitine speed up weight loss?

Yes it helps. There are no great controlled studies, but animal studies do show success. The mechanism is l-carnitine is an Amino Acid which helps with fat breakdown. My clients use this supplement along with co-q 10 for energy & a multivitamin which includes green tea.

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

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. Read more...

I'm using L-carnitine injection for weight loss per week 200mg I didn't get weight loss?

No surprise. An injection alone does not cause weight loss. Reducing your caloric intake does. Carnitine injections are a waste of money, especially if you have been give the true help that you need, which is dietary changes. Read more...
Weight loss. L-Carnitine can help with the the use of fat for energy, but it is only a small part of a potential weight loss program. There are many other factors to consider in your desire to lose weight. Diet, exercise, and other possible medical problems need to be considered. Please speak with your physician to design a program right for you. Good luck. Read more...

Doses of l-carnitine pills for weight loss (weight:53kg/height:165) I need a detailed answer please!

No dose for weight. L-carnitine has many benefits but there is no research showing it causes weight loss. It helps burn fat for energy so could help some combined with a healthy diet & exercise, but this is unproven.1000 mg/day is a reasonable dose. See http://www.Umm.Edu/altmed/articles/carnitine-l-000291.Htm anyone with fatigue & depression should try vit d & a b complex that contains the l-5-mtfh form of folate (folic acid). Read more...

How effective are chromium picolinate and l-carnitine for weight loss?

Maybe. These two supplements can help the process if you are also on a calorie restriction, exercising and drinking water. Just to take supplements and eat whatever you want, nothing works. Read more...

Is it safe to use L-carnitine injection for weight loss? What are the side effects?

Not proven. There is no scientific evidence that L-carnitine injections lead to significant or lasting weight loss. Side effects from injections can include infection at the injection site. Read more...

Is L-carnitine supplements good for weight loss? I am look to lose fat and become more effective in the gym.

?why not diet? While the carnitine supplement you describe is safe at your age when used as directed, it still has considerable calories and shouldn't be looked at as a weight loss item. This is basically a protein powder, so instead, get more proteins in your diet - have a juicy steak, a grilled chicken breast, e yogurt parfait, etc. You get the extra protein and it tastes good too! keep it up at the gym. Read more...

What weight loss injections are most effective with mild exercise wanting to lose about 20lbs., lipoden, l-carnitine, and/or b12&hcg?

None. There is no good clinical studies that show that any of these injections will assist with weight loss. Eating fewer calories, burning more with exercise are the only real way to lose weight and keep it off. Read more...
HCG diet . Hcg diet requires no exercise to lose weight. You must adhere to the diet strictly, 500 calories as outlined by dr. Simeons. Too many practitioners have modified the diet and think it works just because of the hormone. I have seen some promoting as much as 1500 calorie diet with HCG and claim they will lose weight, a pure hoax. See a qualified physician, you don't need the B12 while on diet. Read more...