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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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Alpha-Lipoic Acid Inhibits Tumor Necrosis Factor-Induced Remodeling and Weakening of Human Fetal Membranes.
Brain regional responses in antioxidant system to alpha-lipoic acid in arsenic intoxicated rat.
Effect of chronic restraint stress and alpha-lipoic acid on lipid peroxidation and antioxidant enzyme activities in rat peripheral organs.
Antiobesity effects of alpha-lipoic acid mediated by suppression of hypothalamic AMP-activated protein kinase.
Jeon et al., "Alpha-lipoic acid attenuates cardiac fibrosis in Otsuka Long-Evans Tokushima Fatty rats," Cardiovascular Diabetology, vol.
Patient reassurance is paramount and should be combined with therapeutic approaches which include combination of cognitive behavioural therapy, alpha-lipoic acid and/or clonazepam.
The panel found moderate evidence for the use of capsaicin and isosorbide dinitrate spray (level B), weak evidence for the Lidoderm patch (level C), and insufficient evidence to support or refute the usefulness of vitamins and alpha-lipoic acid (level U).
Alpha-lipoic acid, also known as lipoic acid, is the strongest antioxidant rejuvenator of aging brains we have ever seen in aged animals, says institute researcher Tory Hagen, Ph.D., noting that it's especially powerful when combined with the supplement acetyl-L-carnitine (ALCAR).
Alpha-lipoic acid exhibits anti-amyloidogenicity for beta-amyloid fibrils in vitro.
Alpha-lipoic acid is noted for being both a metabolic enzyme and an antioxidant, and this biochemistry textbook for advanced students reviews the properties and potential health benefits of this compound.
Most cosmeceuticals contain antioxidants, such as vitamins C and E, tea or grapeseed extracts, lycopene, coenzyme Q10, green tea and alpha-lipoic acid, to protect against oxidative damage and chronic inflammation, both of which are destructive to the skin.
Degussa Food Ingredients, in cooperation with Wacker Fine Chemicals, introduces solvent-free alpha-Lipoic Acid (ALA CD), an alpha-lipoic acid microencapsulated with alpha-cyclodextrin.
The report identifies some growing segments: alpha-lipoic acid, gamma aminobutyric acid (GABA), and vegetable supplements.
Among the items being sold under the GNC Men's brand are ArginMax tablets, a formulation containing L-arginine, ginseng, ginkgo and 13 essential vitamins, antioxidants and minerals to support sexual performance and enjoyment; Maca Man tablets, a supplement derived from the Peruvian maca plant that also contains arginine, niacin and ginkgo biloba and is said to help support increased blood flow to a man's extremities; and the Mega Men Performance and Vitality Program, a vitamin packet combining a vitamin B complex amino acid with L-arginine, lutein, lycopene and alpha-lipoic acid.