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User Reviews & Ratings - Alpha Lipoic Acid (ALPHA-LIPOIC ACID)

Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Alpha Lipoic Acid (ALPHA-LIPOIC ACID).

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Reason for taking: Other
5/29/2011 10:12:36 PM

Reviewer: (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I didn't have a good reaction at first, but now I actually think that alpha lipoic acid really helped me. I feel healthier and more energized. If you get a trustworthy brand at a well known store, I think that it can actually do some good in the body.

Reason for taking: Other
5/25/2011 11:43:46 PM

Reviewer: (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Made me feel terrible and angry. Worsened the problem.

Reason for taking: Other
3/18/2011 4:03:56 PM

Reviewer: Lassie, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
All acid reducers gave my mouth and tongue a burning pain. Slowly increasing the acid reducer dosage was not enough. The first 19 days of taking 600 mg of Alpha Lipoic Acid went okay. After that the headaches and tiredness began. It was obvious the Alpha Lipoic was interfering with my Levothyroxin. This is day 6 off the herb but so far no more pain. I took this under the guidance of a Dr. It ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Other
6/27/2009 8:29:52 PM

Reviewer: grandma sue, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Already a heart patient 4 yrs ago of Tacy/Brady, PVC, Atrial Fibrilation, 3 years ago, as a 63 yr old female, had excessive sleeping,ie, slept all night w/o waking 9-10 hrs; am low energy, slept 4-5 hrs afternoon sometimes back to bed around 10am not wanting to do chores in between. Sleep study doctor prescribed Alpha-Lipoic Acid 300mg sustained release am/pm or 600mg once a day. Within 2 days ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Other
3/23/2009 7:27:33 AM

Reviewer: mine13, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Brand Product: Other

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking ALA for 3 days when I started to notice hives that would come and go and then joint pain and discoloration. Once I stopped using ALA, the symtoms disappeared in 2 days.

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