Physicians are utilizing this ester of L-Carnitine because of its possible neuroprotective properties and its probable cardioprotective activity. Kirkman® offers Good ‘N Natural 250 mg Acetyl-L-Carnitine capsules.
There is speculation that the acetyl form is better absorbed than L-Carnitine, though this has yet to be established.
The acetyl component of this compound provides for the formation of the neurotransmitter acetylcholine, which can be important in maintaining brain function.
Rice powder, gelatin, vegetable magnesium stearate.