FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
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HOW CAN L-CARNITINE HELP MY HORSE?:
L-Carnitine is an amino acid that is naturally made in the liver. It helps reduce lactic acid in the muscle and uses fat to burn as energy. By supplementing with L-Carnitine horses are able to increase stamina and lessen recovery time.
HOW LONG DOES NUPAFEED® L-CARNITINE DAILY LIQUID TAKE TO WORK?:
The benefit of Nupafeed® L-Carnitine should be seen 1-2 weeks after you start feeding the product but absorption time is quite long. The L-Carnitine works faster on those with a high percentage body fat and on those in work.
CAN I FEED TOO MUCH NUPAFEED® L-CARNITINE?:
No. Nupafeed L-Carnitine is entirely safe; your horse will excrete what he does not use through urine or sweat.
IS NUPAFEED® L-CARNITINE SAFE TO FEED ALONGSIDE OTHER SUPPLEMENTS OR MEDICATIONS?:
Yes. It will not react or interfere with any other medication or supplements you may be giving your horse.
WHY DOES NUPAFEED® L-CARNITINE CONTAIN MAH®?::
The MAH® content of the L-Carnitine is critical; it acts as a carrier assisting the L-Carnitine to be absorbed.
MY HORSE LACKS STAMINA BUT IS OFTEN QUITE "FRESH"; WILL NUPAFEED® L-CARNITINE MAKE HIM SHARPER?::
Not at all, L-Carnitine has no heating effect whatsoever; you will see the improvement at the point when normally he would be starting to tire.
HOW CAN NUPAFEED® L-CARNITINE IMPROVE MUSCLE MASS AND DEFINITION IF IT DOES NOT CONTAIN PROTEIN OR SOME SORT OF CALORIFIC ADVANTAGE?:
L-Carnitine improves the efficiency of energy turn over by mobilizing fat stores, making glucose readily available in the cells to make energy.
HAS L-CARNITINE ACTUALLY BEEN PROVEN TO IMPROVE STALLION FERTILITY?:
Yes, L-Carnitine has been proven to improve parameters of sperm formation and motility in many species including equines.