Now Foods, Sports, Branched-Chain Amino Acid Powder, 12 oz (340 g)
- Expiration Date: April 1 2026
- Date First Available: July 18 2007
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- Product code: NOW-00213
- UPC Code: 733739002136
- Package Quantity: 12 oz
6.6 x 3.4 x 3.4 in, 0.95 lbsSwitch to Metric units
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The Branched-Chain Amino Acids (BCAAs), leucine, isoleucine and valine are essential amino acids, and thus cannot be made in the body. BCAAs are critical for muscle protein synthesis, and because BCAAs can be used as fuel during intense exercise, BCAA supplementation can help to preserve existing muscle tissue. In addition, BCAAs can support the recovery process by promoting the normal repair processes that take place after exertion. BCAAs also play an important role in the maintenance of proper immune system function and the support of healthy aging.
Spoon stirred: Add 1 1/2 level teaspoons of BCAA Powder to a glass filled with 8-10 oz. of water or your favorite beverage and mix vigorously with a spoon for about 15-20 seconds. Take 1 to 3 times daily. Can be taken before meals or before and after exercise.
Shaker: Add 1 1/2 level teaspoons of BCAA Powder to your shaker cup filled with 8 oz. of water or your favorite beverage. Cover and shake for about 10 seconds to ensure a good mix. Take 1 to 3 times daily. Can be taken before meals or before and after exercise.
Tip: Try adding BCAA Powder to your favorite protein powder, meal replacement product, or weight-gainer shake.
Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
NOW® Branched-Chain Amino Acids are pharmaceutical grade.
This product is sold by weight not volume.
Store in a cool, dry, dark place after opening.
Natural color variation may occur in this product.
Do not eat freshness packet enclosed.
For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.
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|Serving Size: 1 1/2 Level Teaspoon (approx. 5.2 g)|
|Servings Per Container: about 65|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|L-Leucine (Free-Form)||2.3 g (2,300 mg)||**|
|L-Isoleucine (Free-Form)||1.1 g (1,100 mg)||**|
|L-Valine (Free-Form)||1.1 g (1,100 mg)||**|
|** Daily Value not established.|