Active Ingredient(s):Levocarnitine FDA Approved: * December 27, 1985 Pharm Company: *SIGMA TAU Category:Vitamins & Supplements
Carnitine is a quaternary ammonium compound involved in metabolism in most mammals, plants, and some bacteria. In support of energy metabolism, carnitine transports long-chain fatty acids into mitochondria to be oxidized for energy production, and also participates in removing products of metabolism from cells. Given its key metabolic roles, carnitine is concentrated in tissues like skeletal and car...
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