Studies related to Reaction Time and L-Carnitine

The Influence On Cognition Of The Interactions Between Lecithin, Carnitine And Carbohydrate

Effect Decrease
Values The individuals who supplemented only carnitine and took the placebo drink had improved reaction times.
Trial Design Randomized trial
Trial Length 1-7 Days
Number of Subjects 400
Sex Female
Age Range 18-29
Notes for this study:
Participants were randomized to receive a placebo, 1.6 g of lecithin, 500 mg l-carnitine, or lecithin and carnitine daily, split over four capsules, two taken in the morning and two taken in the evening for three days. Cognitive tests were performed at baseline and after three days, and once more after drinking either a placebo or glucose drink.