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Synonyms for acid

Synonyms for acid

Synonyms for acid

any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt

being sour to the taste

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having the characteristics of an acid

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Antiobesity effects of alpha-lipoic acid mediated by suppression of hypothalamic AMP-activated protein kinase.
A systematic review and meta-analysis of alpha-lipoic acid in the treatment of diabetic peripheral neuropathy.
Not only does the guideline provide the evidence for the agents that work, it also notes when there is insufficient evidence to support or refute the use of certain treatments, as in the case of a number of vitamins and alpha-lipoic acid.
In humans, alpha-lipoic acid has been shown to help lower blood pressure, blood sugar, and triglycerides; reverse insulin resistance; and prevent diabetic neuropathy.
Plasma kinetics, metabolism, and urinary excretion of alpha-lipoic acid following oral administration in healthy volunteers.
Effects of alpha-lipoic acid and eicosapentaenoic acid in overweight and obese women during weight loss.
To accomplish this, non-transgenic mice (Non-Tg) and NSE/APPsw Tg mice were treated with alpha-lipoic acid and treadmill exercised for 16 weeks, after which their brains were evaluated to determine whether any changes in the pathological phenotype-related factors occurred.
Research: The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of alpha-lipoic acid (ALA) treatment on endothelium-dependent and -independent vasodilatation, assessed by forearm blood flow (FBF), in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
These antioxidants included alpha-lipoic acid (ALA), vitamins C and E, and CoQ10.
Goyns and his collaborators found that alpha-lipoic acid (ALA) can mimic the CR diet's life-extending effects if used as part of a particular dietary protocol.
Data are accumulating to support the use of alpha-lipoic acid (ALA) in the treatment of diabetic neuropathy, and chromium as an adjunct to glucose- and lipid-lowering medications, said Dr.
Specifically, among animal-derived and biotechnology-based materials, R&D on coenzyme Q10, alpha-lipoic acid, BCAA (branched-chain amino acid), nucleic acid, chondroitin and glucosamine will progress.
C-Lipoic Lip Enhancer contains Vitamin C and Alpha-Lipoic Acid, which help to improve circulation to the lips and naturally build collagen, which is injected into the lips during lip enhancement operations.
On their own, our bodies create enough alpha-lipoic acid to take care of basic metabolic needs.