What is DL-Malic Acid?
Malic acid is a dicarboxylic acid that is produced by all animals and is found in many sour fruits & vegetables. The name comes from the Latin word for apple, "malus," as it was first isolated from apple juice in 1785. DL-Malic acid is a combination of D-malic acid and the biologically active L-malic acid. Malic acid is commonly found in sour candies to give a sour, tart flavor.
DL-malic acid is typically used by bodybuilders in conjunction with magnesium. It helps support the muscles during exercise and may help relieve minor muscle pains and fatigue. It can help boost muscular energy and aids in detoxifying the body. It also has a sour, tart flavor that can be used as a flavoring for foods.
- Helps relieve minor muscle pains & fatigue
- May help boost muscular energy
- Aids in detoxifying the body
- Adds a sour, tart flavor to foods
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Supplement FactsServing size: 500 milligrams
Serving per container: *
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value**|
|DL Malic Acid 500mg||1667%|
** Based on 2,000 calorie diet
Sugar, Soy, dairy, yeast, gluten or additives
As a dietary supplement, take 500 mg two to three times per day, preferably with meals, or as directed by your physician.