NOW L-Carnitine 500 mg veggie capsules are the purest form, clinically tested, and vegetarian (non-animal sourced). L-Carnitine is a non-essential amino acid that helps to maintain overall good health by facilitating the transfer of fatty acid groups into the mitochondrial membrane for cellular energy production.* It naturally occurs in red meat and other animal source foods, but we recommend supplementation to obtain optimal levels of this excellent amino acid. Natural color variation may occur in this product. Carnipure offers purest L-Carnitine and is a registered trademark of Lonza Ltd, Switzerland. As with any dietary or herbal supplement, you should advise your health care practitioner of the use of this product. If you are nursing, pregnant, or considering pregnancy, you should consult your health care practitioner prior to using this product. Keep out of reach of children.Helps Maintain Overall Good Health.L-Carnitine (Carnipure) 500 mg *Take 1 capsule 1 to 3 times daily. Store in a cool, dry place after opening.* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. **Always refer to the manufacturer's label on the product for description, recommended dose and precautions.Statements regarding dietary supplements have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease or health condition.