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    Reason for taking: Diabetes
    4/25/2016 3:51:46 PM

    Reviewer: Simplysils, 55-64 on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I am so thankful for this product. I started with my A1C @ 7.4 September 2015 taking 500 mg of Metformin. I am @ 6.3 as of April 18th and anticipating coming off Metformin in July or August.

    Reason for taking: Diabetes
    2/8/2016 10:08:38 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have had type 2 diabetes for 10 years and my A1c glucose level was slowly creeping upwards. I started taking one 600mg Alpha Lipoic tablet per day and my blood sugar levels dropped dramatically. My doctor was suprised but had never heard of Alpha lipoic. I am now stable around 6 and have had no side effects. It should be better known and more widely used in my view.

    Reason for taking: Diabetes
    1/28/2016 3:05:26 PM

    Reviewer: george, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Diarrhoea made me stop

    Reason for taking: Diabetes
    1/25/2016 12:30:50 PM

    Reviewer: snakedoggess, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I tried ALA for a while but experienced acid stomach consistently so I quit. Has this happened to anyone else? I just took one 200mg, after long hiatus, and the same stomach problem happened, even with four table spoons of yogurt. To the woman with Type 1 diabetes, I am too, "graduated" from type 2. To others with Diabetes: A1c will tell you nothing about ALA, too much of an average s ... Show Full Comment

    Reason for taking: Diabetes
    11/17/2015 4:47:45 PM

    Reviewer: 65-74 Male (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Have taken this for almost two months with no change in my A1C. Waste of money for me.

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