Alpha Lipoic Acid

Does alpha lipoic acid work?

Alpha Lipoic Acid Claims

The supplement database currently has 1 claim for Alpha Lipoic Acid. The claims include: increase weight loss.

Overall Effectiveness Rating for Alpha Lipoic Acid

The overall effectiveness rating for alpha lipoic acid is 3 out of 3. This rating means there is ample evidence that using alpha lipoic acid will lead to positive results.

Overall Confidence Rating for Alpha Lipoic Acid

There is one study in the database on alpha lipoic acid; the confidence rating is 20. A score above 80 means the effectiveness rating for this supplement is reliable. A score under 80 means there is insufficient evidence to ensure a reliable effectiveness rating. Note, this rating is for alpha lipoic acid as a whole. There are also individual ratings for the claims below.

Products Containing Alpha Lipoic Acid

There are 4 products in the database containing Alpha Lipoic Acid. Follow the link to see the full list.

Individual Claims

The overall ratings above do no necessarily reflect each claim about alpha lipoic acid. Individual claims can have higher or lower ratings. For example, some supplements may have a lot of backing for one claim, but be completely useless for another. Click on claims below for more information.

The effectiveness rating for alpha lipoic acid's ability to increase weight loss is 3 out of 3. The confidence rating for this claim is 20. This means there is not enough evidence in the database on this claim and the effectiveness rating above is not valid. Read more about alpha lipoic acid's ability to increase weight loss.

Effectiveness Rating for this claim: 3 out of 3

Confidence Rating for this claim: 20