Diabetes Type 2 and Alpha Lipoic Acid (ALA)
Effect of Alpha Lipoic Acid (ALA) on Diabetes Type 2
This much studied vitamin-like substance appears to minimize symptoms of nerve damage (peripheral neuropathy) as a result of high blood glucose levels. Long-term studies as still needed to determine if ALA can slow the progression of neuropathy.
How to Use Alpha Lipoic Acid (ALA)
Typical doses of oral ALA are 600mg to 1200 mg per day.