Acetyl-L-Carnitine 250mg 60ct by Pure Encapsulations

Pure Encapsulations


$ 33.30
$ 33.30

Pre-order may require a few extra days for processing

What Is It?

Acetyl-l-carnitine is the acetylated form of l-carnitine. The
two compounds share similar energy and metabolism
promoting properties. Found naturally in the body,
acetyl-l-carnitine supports the availability of acetyl-CoA,
an important energy generating metabolite. In addition, it
supports proper mitochondrial function and cell
membrane stability. The acetyl group from acetyl-l-carnitine
is also responsible for the production of acetylcholine,
an important neurotransmitter for optimal mental

Uses For Acetyl-l-Carnitine

Support For Cognitive Function, Memory, And Emotional
Well-Being: The efficacy of long-term acetyl-l-carnitine
supplementation was determined in a double blind,
placebo-controlled, randomized trial involving 130 elderly
individuals for a one-year period. In this trial,
acetyl-l-carnitine demonstrated the ability to slow
negative cognitive changes, and supported memory and
attention. In another randomized double blind study,
three-month acetyl-l-carnitine supplementation provided
statistically significant support for mental function,
including memory and attention, compared to placebo.
A multicenter trial of 481 volunteers showed significant
memory, behavioral and emotional support with
acetyl-l-carnitine supplementation. In an evaluation of 28
elderly individuals using acetyl-l-carnitine or placebo, the
supplemented group experienced enhanced emotional

What Is The Source?

Pure Encapsulations Acetyl-l-carnitine consists of
acetyl-l-carnitine HCl, a synthetically derived amino acid.

These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose, treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
Individual results may vary. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
each vegetable capsule containsacetyl-l-carnitine HCl .................................................................... 250 mg.vitamin C (as ascorbyl palmitate)...................................................... 8 mg.(hypo-allergenic plant fiber added to complete capsule volume requirement)
Pure Encapsulations recommends 500-1,000 mg acetyl-lcarnitine per day, in divided doses, between meals.
Are There Any Potential Side Effects Or Precautions?If pregnant or lactating, consult your physician before taking this product. Gastrointestinal upset and skin rash have been reported in sensitive individuals.Are There Any Potential Drug Interactions?At this time, there are no known adverse reactions when taken in conjunction with medications.

Returns Policy

You may return most new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund. We'll also pay the return shipping costs if the return is a result of our error (you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.).

You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, in many cases you will receive a refund more quickly. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days).

If you need to return an item, simply login to your account, view the order using the 'Complete Orders' link under the My Account menu and click the Return Item(s) button. We'll notify you via e-mail of your refund once we've received and processed the returned item.


We can ship to virtually any address in the world. Note that there are restrictions on some products, and some products cannot be shipped to international destinations.

When you place an order, we will estimate shipping and delivery dates for you based on the availability of your items and the shipping options you choose. Depending on the shipping provider you choose, shipping date estimates may appear on the shipping quotes page.

Please also note that the shipping rates for many items we sell are weight-based. The weight of any such item can be found on its detail page. To reflect the policies of the shipping companies we use, all weights will be rounded up to the next full pound.


Have a Question?

Be the first to ask a question about this.

Ask a Question