iHerb Customer Reviews
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Posted by jacked on Jul 11, 2012
I looking for a BCAA supplement for my workouts/cardio sessions, when I realized that I had not tried out AminoX...so I tried out AminoX. And I ended up taking 2 bottles of it over the course of around 5-6 months. Profile:AminoX boasts its"massive 10 gram amino complex" to sound like its just full of BCAAs, but it's basically your typical BCAA supplement, with added goodies like Taurine, and L-Citrulline. Im assuming its around 5 grams of actual BCAAs per serving because of those extra aminos in there will boost it to around 10 grams. Besides that, there is really not a ton of filler, and there is less than 1 gram of carbohydrates per serving, which makes this good for anyone who is dieting/cutting, or bulking, or really anyone who wants some extra BCAAs in their supplement stack. BUT there is 160 mgs of sodium in it, which may be something you have to look out for if you are trying to reduce sodium intake for water retention. Effectiveness (8/10): This supplement was kind of weird in terms of recovery. I acually felt like I recovered more from weight workouts, when I took this during my cardio sessions (usually a few hours after or before the weight workout) rather than when I took it during or before my weight workouts for some reason. The recovery was pretty good though. I guess I would rank it around the same as other BCAA supplements so it didnt really stand out for any reason. I did notice a larger pump when I took it during or before my workouts. Nothing crazy, but it was definately there (most likely because of the Citrulline,Taurine, and possibly the sodium?). Taste (9/10): I had 2 flavors. Green Apple, and Watermellon. They were both amazing, and extremely refreshing, espcially during cardio. They tasted almost identical to the old Xtend flavors, which in my opinion were great. The only reason I gave it a 9 was because it tasted very artificial, which some people dont like, but i didnt mind. If I had to choose one, it would probably be Gre
Posted by Ingamaria on Feb 04, 2013
I find this product satisfying, it tastes good and helps me get through tough workouts.
Posted by 4944587415951580083 on Aug 07, 2013
Posted by 5086015938766308279 on May 16, 2016
Good taste, Good Fizz, Decent Energy
Posted by 4989352867229748474 on Jul 10, 2016
Overall, BSN offers a decent quality amino mix. It tastes fine and goes down easy. Mixes well. Its almost like a green fizzy soda. Doesn't give you jitters at all, which is good. Quality isn't as good as extendz, but for the money, you can get bulk and just double up. I use it every day before and after my long endurance runs. I've noticed without it I get much more tired and can't hold a pace.
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