Acetyl-1-carnitine. 2: Effects on learning and memory performance of aged rats in simple and complex mazes.

Acetyl-1-carnitine (AC) was administered via drinking water for six months to one group (OLD-AC) of male F-344 rats beginning at 16 months of age, while another group (OLD-CON) of rats was given water only during that period. The rats were maintained on this treatment throughout behavioral testing, which began at 22 months of age. Performance of the OLD-AC… CONTINUE READING