Efficacy and safety of alpha-lipoic acid supplementation in the treatment of symptomatic diabetic neuropathy.

15 Jan 2007Foster TS

ALA appears to improve neuropathic symptoms and deficits when administered via parenteral supplementation over a 3-week period.

Meta Analysis
1 effect
3 weeks

Reported Outcomes


Foods rich in Alpha-Lipoic Acid (ALA) Nutrition risk & protective factor
Minor Protective Factor Foods rich in Alpha-Li...

Neuropathy Sensory outcome
Minor decreased risk of Neuropathy
Sensory system

Moderate evidence