Frequently Asked Questions

  • It is a naturally di-peptide found in skeletal muscle, heart, brain, and other innervated tissues
  • It is formed by a process involving the enzyme carnosine synthetase, which bonds the amino acids beta-alanine and L-histidine
  • Carnosine seems to be concentrated in actively contracting muscles.
  • It is of interest as an anti-ageing product because of its effects on advance glycosylation end-products (AGE's)
  • It has potent anti-oxidant properties
  • It may help to also play a role in the prevention o Alzheimer's disease
  • It appears to diminish the effects of protein glycosylation
  • It is used for complications of diabetes such as cataracts, neuropathy, kidney failure, which arise from glysosylation

This product is not suited to woman who are pregnant or lactating.

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