Summary

Osteoporosis is a chronic disease associated with decreased bone density. Pharmacological treatments are often limited, and a new interest in the use of naturally occurring compounds is growing. Alpha-lipoic acid is a naturally occurring compound with antioxidant properties, and current data indicate that alpha-lipoic acid protects from bone loss. More details can be found in the study.

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