Cyto RALA™ is a Medical Food for the dietary management of Mitochondrial Cytopathies. A sodium-stabilized and concentrated R-form powder of Alpha-Lipoic Acid. Refer to the FAQs listed on this page to learn more.
How much Cyto RALA™ powder should I take each day?
Daily intake should be determined by your healthcare professional specializing in mitochondrial or metabolic disorders. All Solace Nutrition products are meant for use under the guidance of a healthcare professional and not for the general population.
What type of Alpha Lipoic Acid is used in Cyto RALA™?
Cyto RALA™ uses a sodium-stabilized and R-form of alpha lipoic acid. The powder is 80% concentrated with R-alpha lipoic acid (R-ALA).
How much R-ALA is in one bottle of Cyto RALA™?
Each bottle of Cyto RALA™ contains 30 grams of 80% concentrated powder that provides 24 grams of pure R-form ALA.
Is there a scoop in the bottle of Cyto RALA™?
Yes, each bottle contains a scoop that delivers 180 mg of powder, and each 180 mg of powder provides 145 mg of R-ALA.
Does Cyto RALA™ contain allergens?
Cyto RALA™ is allergen tested at No Detectable Limit (NDL) for egg, dairy, fish, wheat, corn, soy, tree nuts, and peanut.
How should I consume Cyto RALA™?
Cyto RALA™ can be consumed either orally or tube feeding. Using the scoop, measure the amount of powder recommended by your physician or healthcare professional. Consume directly by mouth, add to juices and beverages, or sprinkle on top of or mix with food. For tube feeding, measure the needed powder and mix into the formula.
Can Cyto RALA™ be tube fed?
Yes, Cyto RALA™ powder is soluble and will readily suspend in formulas.
How should Cyto RALA™ be stored?
Unopened bottles of Cyto RALA™ should be kept in a cool, dry place. Reseal opened bottles, store in a cool location and use within three months of purchase.
What are the ingredients in Cyto RALA™?
The only ingredients in Cyto RALA™ are alpha lipoic acid, sodium, and bicarbonate.
Is Cyto RALA™ nutritionally complete?
No. This Medical Food contains only R-ALA, sodium, and bicarbonate. It is not a source of macronutrients or other vitamins and minerals. Cyto RALA™ should not be used as a sole source of nutrition.