Studies related to Fat Oxidation and L-Carnitine

Effect Of L-carnitine On Submaximal Exercise Metabolism After Depletion Of Muscle Glycogen

Effect None
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-7 Days
Number of Subjects 9
Sex Male
Age Range 18-29
Body Types Trained, Average
Notes for this study:
Seven days supplementation of 3g L-carnitine in persons who were undergoing glycogen depletion were able to increase blood acylcarnitine concentrations 5-fold relative to placebo, but this was not met with any modifications in fat oxidation or fatigue.

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