10yrs or More
|HCF Quality (4.8)||(4.8)|
|Maxi Health Kosher Omega 3 (3.6)||(3.6)|
|Healthy Origins Alpha Lipoic Acid (3.1)||(3.1)|
|Advanced Neuro Boost (2.6)||(2.6)|
|Standard Process Orchex (2.2)||(2.2)||N/A|
AlphaPure is an over-the counter antioxidant formula advertised to provide a wide range of benefits on the brain, heart, skin, vision, and energy levels as a result of its powerful antioxidant action. The formula is produced and marketed by Stop Aging Now, an experienced manufacturer specialized in formulating this type of formulations that address a wide range of health issues. The company,s reputation may have resulted from its dedication to offering a high quality client support before and after the purchase. More so, the company pays special attention to constantly complying with the strict quality USA standards in the healthcare industry.
AlphaPure is advertised as based on the highest grade form of Alpha Lipoic Acid (ALA) and free of any toxic chemicals and artificial substances with no nutritional value. Each serving provides a total amount of 250 mg ALA, a dose claimed to have been clinically proven as the most adequate in humans.
AlphaPure is designed strictly for adults interested in supplementing their diet with additional antioxidants for the general support against oxidative stress damage. The long-term benefits are the ones who should be mostly considered when thinking about an ALA supplement. People who are already under medication or suffer from certain conditions (thyroid disorders, diabetes) should take special precautions and do not use such a product without the consent of a healthcare specialist.
AlphaPure contains the following ingredients: Alpha Lipoic Acid, microcrystalline cellulose, white rice flour, vegetable Magnesium Stearate, and Silicon Dioxide.
The key ingredient of the formula is Alpha Lipoic acid, commonly referred to as the —universal antioxidant…. It has been researched for a large number of health claims and is still being investigated as a potential treatment in an increasingly larger number of conditions. ALA–s main role is accomplished in the mitochondria, particularly in energy metabolism. Studies have also revealed two important qualities of this nutrient: its ability to scavenge and counteract the effects of free radicals, and its contribution to heavy metal detoxification (metal chelation).
Evidence suggests that Alpha Lipoic Acid plays an important neuroprotective role which makes it important in the prevention of brain aging and neuro-degenerative conditions like Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, or Huntington’s disease. ALA seems to improve the memory-related signaling pathways in the brain, and restore the activity of certain brain chemicals such as Acetylcholinesterase, a precursor of the neurotransmitter Acetylcholine. The clinical trials (in both animal and humans) seem to support the theory that ALA has the ability to alleviate symptoms of Alzheimer’s. However, the existing human trials are limited in both number and size (small studies mostly involving up to 20-30 subjects).
Other clinically supported benefits of ALA are in the treatment of diabetes by alleviating some of the associated symptoms (macular degeneration, cataracts, re-perfusion injury, and neuropathy), HIV/AIDS (by increasing antioxidant defense in these patients), burning mouth syndrome (BMS), and cancer. For most of these health claims, the investigations are still ongoing.
Some of the most important features of ALA is that of restoring the levels of other essential antioxidants like Vitamin E and C, which increases considerably the amount of antioxidant available to the body. ALA is easily transported across cell membranes, offering an inside-out cellular protection.
- AlphaPure features a high concentration of ALA, advertised as a very pure and safe form
- The formula comes at a moderate price
- The formula is offered by one of the leading manufacturers with international recognition for delivering superior products
- The formula itself is not the subject of any clinical trial
- Testimonials involving AlphaPure are very limited at the moment of this review
- There is no free sample available for this formula
AlphaPure formula is a nutritional supplement designed to promote healthy cognitive and cardiovascular function and provide the full spectrum of health benefits that come from the antioxidant properties of ALA.
The product is based on a single active ingredient, a popular substance of today’s nutritional supplements. Its range of benefits and positive effects has been intensively researched in both animal and human studies. So far, results have been promising in some areas (such as age related brain degeneration, or diabetes treatment). However, many consider the research as far from being over and with still inconclusive results. ALA has also been shown to interact with other medication, so special precautions are issued for those already under medication.
Our advice is as always, to consult a healthcare practitioner before starting to use the formula and avoid the occurrence of any unnecessary, harmful side effect.