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Does carnitine really work?

Carnitine is an important nutrient in the body that helps several body functions. Supplements are effective if your body does not produce enough carnitine. Research has shown positive results in the treatment of several medical conditions with carnitine, and also in the treatment of other drug side effects with carnitine. Your doctor can tell you how much to take to best treat your medical condition.

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