Vitacost Ratings and Reviews

5-HTP(504)
Amino Acids(1,328)
Calcium(3,505)
CoQ10(2,350)
Coconut Oil(3,247)
EFAs(3,344)
Fish Oil(1,485)
Iron(532)
Krill Oil(728)
Magnesium(1,697)
Melatonin(1,024)
Multivitamins(10,887)
Omega-3(4,711)
Algae(738)
Bee Pollen(276)
Caffeine(35)
Celadrin(78)
Charcoal(83)
Chitosan(40)
Chlorella(137)
Choline(127)
Collagen(223)
Colostrum(172)
D-Mannose(47)
DHEA(377)
DMAE(76)
EFAs(107)
EpiCor(30)
FOS(2)
GABA(159)
GLA(7)
GPLC(27)
Gelatin(13)
Glycine(7)
HGH(43)
Iodine(44)
L-Lysine(145)
L-Theanine(199)
LPP(39)
Lecithin(224)
Lithium(3)
Lutein(328)
Lycopene(96)
MSM(374)
NADH(46)
Pectin(39)
Propolis(71)
Pycnogenol(135)
Quercetin(124)
RNA/DNA(2)
Red Wine(10)
Relora(2)
Silica(17)
Soy(98)
Taurine(78)
Yeast(71)
Probiotics(4,863)
SAMe(548)
Spirulina(83)
Vitamin A(133)
Vitamin B(4,444)
Vitamin C(2,669)
Vitamin D(2,364)
Vitamin E(465)
Vitamin K(257)
Whole Foods(1,182)
Zinc(343)
Shop Now At Vitacost
Shop R-Lipoic Acid or
Choose a Category
Top-rated product

Product Reviews

Source Naturals R-Lipoic Acid -- 100 mg - 60 Tablets

Suitable for vegetarians. Source Naturals R-Lipoic Acid is a natural form of lipoic acid that your body can synthesize and safely metabolize. It may be better absorbed and more effective as an antioxidant than alpha-lipoic acid. R-lipoic acid by itself may be 10 times more effective than other forms of lipoic acid and has been called the "mitochondrial antioxidant" because it is a key component of mitochondrial dehydrogenase complexes which may help to slow the natural aging process in animals. Also animal research has shown that R-lipoic acid can increase or maintain levels of other antioxidants including CoQ10 vitamin C vitamin E and glutathione which may decline with age more efficiently than other forms of lipoic acid.
Overall rating:
4.5 / 5
4.5
 / 
5
(2 reviews) 2
Open Ratings Snapshot
Rating breakdown 2 reviews
5 Stars
1
4 Stars
1
3 Stars
0
2 Stars
0
1 Star
0
2 out of 2(100%)customers recommend this product.
Customer reviews for Source Naturals R-Lipoic Acid -- 100 mg - 60 Tablets
Review 1 for Source Naturals R-Lipoic Acid -- 100 mg - 60 Tablets
Overall rating:
4 / 5
4 / 5
Value:
5 / 5
5 / 5
Quality:
4 / 5
4 / 5
Effectiveness:
4 / 5
4 / 5
one4islands
Great value
 April 15, 2011
"I've been taking Source Naturals R-Lipoic Acid now for 6 months.
I haven't suffered any negative side effects.
I don't know how effective it is, but as long as I am to be on it I will continue taking this brand.
"
0points
0of 0voted this as helpful.
Review 2 for Source Naturals R-Lipoic Acid -- 100 mg - 60 Tablets
Overall rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5
Value:
5 / 5
5 / 5
Quality:
5 / 5
5 / 5
Effectiveness:
5 / 5
5 / 5
Agave
fromCamp Hill, PA
Age:25-34
Gender:Female
Daily supplement usage:6+ supplements daily
Referral source:Self-referred
Reason for usage:Promote overall health
Duration of use:Over 180 days
Worth it!
 July 24, 2009
"R lipoic acid is more easily assimilated in the body than alpha lipoic acid & I definitely want the greatest effect for the $! And the tablets go down easy!"
0points
0of 0voted this as helpful.