Paradise Herbs, Maca Up, Vegetarian Energy Protein, Chocolate Flavor, 15.94 oz (452 g)7 Reviews
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1.61 lbs (0.73 kg)
- Product Code: PAR-77805
- UPC Code: 601944778057
- Package Quantity: 15.94 oz (452 g)
- Dimensions: 4.8 x 4.8 x 7.1 in, 1.25 lbs (0.57 kg)
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- Great Tasting!
- 100% Vegan
- Dietary Supplement
- 14 Servings
- Enhancing Natures Miracles Since 1994
Enhanced with Aminogen enzyme formula proven to increase protein digestibility and amino acid absorption!
Paradise Maca Up vegetarian energy protein is a complete source of vegan, hypo-allergenic protein with a balanced amino acid profile derived from non-GMO organic brown rice and non-GMO European yellow pea. Our pea protein's digestibility of nitrogen has been measured at 97.6%, and has a sustained released transit time of approximately 8 hours, which means it has excellent digestibility and keeps working. We have further enhanced our formula with the addition of the plant derived enzyme Aminogen. Research shows Aminogen increases branched-chain amino acids by 250%, plasma amino acid levels over 100%, glutamine levels by 90%, arginine levels by 80%, and nitrogen retention by 32%. It also promotes lean body mass, aids in muscle recovery, and provides less gas, bloating and constipation.
Paradise Maca Up also contains a great source of heart healthy Nutrim Organic Oat Bran fiber. Maca has been used for centuries by the people of Peru for its amazing energy and stamina qualities.
One level scoop daily. Tastes great mixed in water, juice, rice or almond milk.
Pea protein isolate, organic brown rice protein concentrate, organic maca root powder, nutrim organic oat bran fiber, natural chocolate flavor, aminogen enzyme formula, luo han guo.
100% vegan non-GMO. Contains no gluten, hemp, soy, dairy, casein, animal products, or common allergens.
Certified organic ingredients by Quality Assurance International
Keep in a cool, dry place, out of the reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, taking any medication or have a medical condition, please consult your healthcare practitioner before taking any dietary supplement.
|Serving Size: 32 Grams (1 level Scoop)|
|Servings Per Container: 14|
|Amount Per Serving||% DV+|
|Calories from Fat||6|
|Total Fat||1 g||2%|
|Saturated Fat||0 g||0%|
|Total Carbohydrates||6 g||2%|
|Vegetarian Protein Blend
Pea Protein Isolate (non-GMO) Organic Brown Rice
|Organic Maca Root powder||2000 mg||*|
|+ Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Daily Value not established.
Typical Amino Acid Profile Per Serving
|Research shows Aminogen to: increase branched-chain amino acids by 250%
increase plasma amino acid levels over 100%
increase glutamine levels by 90%
increase arginine levels by 80%
increase nitrogen retention by 32%
promote lean body mass
aid in muscle recovery
iHerb Customer Reviews
This is an excellent protein blend. It mixes easily and has a great texture. I add some additional raw organic cocoa powder to my shake with a bit of stevia. I use this post-workout. No bloating and it really hits the spot. I've made the switch from whey protein to pea or pea/rice blends, and have lost body fat and increased lean body mass. I was skeptical, but glad I made the switch. Try it!
Pricey for the amount provided. Tastes good, though and you can always add fruit/nuts, etc. to bulk it up.