Table 1

Ambulatory activity in rats fed with or without ALCAR+LA

YoungOldPercent difference
Ambulatory activity before ALCAR+LA supplementation
 Distance (cm/h)528  ± 43177  ± 19−66.5
 Ambulation (s)58  ± 520  ± 2−65.0
 Resting (s)1,463  ± 941,717  ± 7317.4
 Speed (cm/s)9.1  ± 0.28.6  ± 0.2
Ambulatory activity after ALCAR+LA supplementation
 Distance (cm/h)693  ± 60376  ± 23−45.7
 Ambulation (s)76  ± 743  ± 3−43.4
 Resting (s)1,397  ± 551,982  ± 6041.8
 Speed (cm/s)9.2  ± 0.18.8  ± 0.1
Percent change (pre- versus post-ALCAR+LA supplementation)
 Distance31.3112.4
 Ambulation31.0115.0
 Resting−4.5  15.4
 Speed 1.1  2.3