When does ALCAR go bad???

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    When does ALCAR go bad???


    I bought 500 grams in bulk several months ago and have used about 3-5 grams/day. I was wondering if the air that gets in teh bottle each time I open the lid has degraded the ALCAR?

    I will probably get a smaller amount of bulk or get some caps next time if the ALCAR has been degraded by the oxygen.

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    Been wondering that too. I definitely notice a decrease in efficacy over time with a big batch..but when I get a new batch the effects are more potent again.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bioman
    Been wondering that too. I definitely notice a decrease in efficacy over time with a big batch..but when I get a new batch the effects are more potent again.
    interesting. I will either get the smaller bulk or get it capped. Probably not a problem in keeping the bulk powder for a month or two, but after 5+ months I think it may decayed some.
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    I had some alcar for a bit, and one day it really started tasting sour/bitter like sucking on a lemon. I threw it out figuring it was going bad. Anyone else have this happen?
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    my alcar tastes like sweetener (maybe like lemons) but this is how it tasted when i first got it from custom.
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    I cap mine and have had my batch for a few months. I've definitely noticed a change in the consistency of the powder.
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    I don't think anybody knows for sure. Your best bet is to buy in bulk and split it in half. Reseal the other half until a later date. Should at least lower the chances of this happening, assuming it is.
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