Health. Nature. Life. 100% Vegetarian. Alpha lipoic acid vitamin-like antioxidant is a fatty acid found naturally in every cell in the body and is an essential co-factor for many enzyme complexes. Also known as "a universal antioxidant" due to its unique ability to dissolve in both water-based fluids and lipid-based (fat) tissues Alpha lipoic acid is able to benefit just about every cell and function throughout the body. Antioxidants are substances that have been shown to help neutralize free radicals which may attach and damage cells proteins and DNA. Alpha lipoic acid has been used for decades in Europe especially Germany. . Futurebiotics® Alpha Lipoic Acid is a 100% vegetarian supplement that provides a full 300 mg of Alpha lipoic acid in every capsule.