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acetyl

[ə′sēd·əl]
(organic chemistry)
CH3CO‒ A two-carbon organic radical containing a methyl group and a carbonyl group.
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Double-blind, multicenter trial comparing acetyl l-carnitine with placebo in the treatment of fibromyalgia patients.
Comparison of the effects of acetyl L-carnitine and amantadine for the treatment of fatigue in multiple sclerosis: results of a pilot, randomised, double-blind, crossover trial.
Key anti-aging ingredients include antioxidants, vitamin C, palmitoyl pentapeptides, kinetin, co-enzyme Q10, retinoid, idebenone, tocopherol, ubiquinone, azaleic acid, tyrosine, acetyl L-carnitine, chromium picolinate, DMAE, gamma linoleic acid, alpha lipoic acid and conjugated linoleic acid.
L-Carnitine reacts with acetyl CoA catalyzed by carnitine acetyltransferase (CAT) to form acetyl L-carnitine and CoASH.
USP Verified ArginoCarn[R] (brand of Acetyl L-Carnitine Arginate Dihydrochloride, USP - US Pat.