Acetyl-L-Carnitine is an amino acid that is thought to help with a variety of mental disorders including Alzheimer’s disease, depression late in life, and age-related memory loss. It is also used for Down syndrome, nerve pain due to diabetes and cataracts and poor circulation in the brain.
Acetyl-L-Carnitine is sometimes used for infertility, to deal with symptoms of low testosterone levels, and a disease of the penis called Peyronie’s disease. It is important for heart and brain function, and muscle movement. And Acetyl-L-Carnitine helps the body produce energy.