Blood brings necessary materials for the brain to function properly. Even though the brain is only about 2% of the total body weight in humans it receives up to 20% of the body’s blood supply.
Increase Brain Circulation – It is considered to be a cerebral vasodilator that increases blood flow to the brain and thus, boosts memory and cerebral functioning. It is believed to increase ATP production and the use of glucose and oxygen in the brain.
Antioxidants can prevent cell death and protect the cells from oxidative stress providing neuroprotective benefits.
Acetyl-L-Carnitine – Brain Cell Protection –
Increases levels of glutathione an important brain antioxidant. It also increases levels of nerve growth factor which stimulates the growth of new neurons and synapses in the brain.