Now Foods, Sports, L-Glutamine Powder, 35.3 oz (1 kg)
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2.96 lbs (1.34 kg)
- Product Code: NOW-00222
- UPC Code: 733739002228
- Package Quantity: 35.3 oz (1 kg)
- Dimensions: 5.2 x 5.2 x 6.7 in, 2.5 lbs (1.13 kg)
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- 100% Pure - Free Form
- Supports Muscle Mass
- GMP Quality Assured
- A Dietary Supplement
- Vegetarian Product
Glutamine has recently been the focus of much scientific interest. A growing body of evidence suggests that during certain stressful times, the body may require more glutamine than it can produce. Under these circumstances glutamine may be considered a "conditionally essential" amino acid. Glutamine is involved in maintaining a positive nitrogen balance (an anabolic state) and also aids rapidly growing cells (immune system lymphocytes and intestinal cell enterocytes). In addition, glutamine is a regulator of acid-base balance and a nitrogen transporter.
As a dietary supplement, take 1 rounded teaspoon (5 g) in juice, preferably between meals, 1 to 2 times daily as needed. Consider taking this product in combination with NOW B-6, P-5-P and Whey Protein.
NOW L-Glutamine Powder is a 100% pure, free form, non-essential, amino acid and is the highest grade available.
Contains no sugar, salt, starch, yeast, wheat, gluten, corn, soy, milk, egg, shellfish or preservatives.
Caution: Do not eat freshness packet enclosed.
This product is sold by weight not volume.
Store in a cool, dry place.
|Serving Size: 1 Rounded Teaspoon (5 g)|
|Servings Per Container: 200|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|L-Glutamine (Free-Form)||5.0 g (5,000 mg)||*|
|* Daily Value not established.|
iHerb Customer Reviews
I have used this product with good results to help neutralize digestive stress, and stomache pain - particularly during the night. I find it much more neutral as regards side effects than anti acids and other options.
I started taking this to heal my digestive system and I've noticed a big difference! However, I did not notice much of any until I started taking large amounts- one heaping spoonful.