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Is de l-carnitine vegan?

De l-carnitine is a non-vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is de l-carnitine?

De L-carnitine is a naturally occurring amino acid derivative that plays a crucial role in energy metabolism. It helps transport fatty acids into the mitochondria, where they are burned to produce ATP - the body's primary source of energy. While our bodies can synthesize L-carnitine from other amino acids, some people may need to supplement with it due to certain health conditions or dietary restrictions. De L-carnitine supplements can potentially enhance exercise performance, aid in weight loss, and improve brain function. However, more research is needed to determine its effectiveness for these purposes.

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