Now Foods, Sports, Branched-Chain Amino Acids, 120 Veg Capsules
- Expiration Date: September 1 2025
- Date First Available: May 30 2007
Shipping Weight:0.41 lbsSwitch to Metric unitsShipping WeightThe Shipping Weight includes the product, protective packaging material and the actual shipping box. In addition, the Shipping Weight may be adjusted for the Dimensional Weight (e.g. length, width & height) of a package. It is important to note that certain types of products (e.g. glass containers, liquids, fragile, refrigerated or ice packed) will often require protective packaging material. As such, these products will reflect a higher Shipping Weight compared to the unprotected product.
- Product code: NOW-00053
- UPC Code: 733739000538
- Package Quantity: 120 Count
2.5 x 2.5 x 4.4 in, 0.35 lbsSwitch to Metric units
Frequently purchased together
- Amino Acids/Recovery
- Essential Amino Acids
- Leucine Isoleucine Valine
- Pure Aminos
- Informed Sport
- Informed Choice
- A Dietary Supplement
- GMP Quality Assured
- Steroid Free
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.
NOW® Branched-Chain Amino Acids are pharmaceutical grade.
Typical Branched-Chain Amino Acid composition (2:1:1 approximate ratio) (per 4 capsule serving):
L-Leucine (1,170 - 1,400 mg)
L-Isoleucine (570 - 700 mg)
L-Valine (570 - 700 mg)
Take 4 capsules twice daily before meals or exercise.
Hypromellose (cellulose capsule) and stearic acid (vegetable source).
Natural color variation may occur in this product.
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.
For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.
Store in a cool, dry, dark place after opening.
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|Serving Size: 4 Veg Capsules|
|Servings Per Container: 30|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Branched-Chain Amino Acids |
(L-Leucine, L-Isoleucine, L-Valine)
|2.6 g (2,600 mg)||**|
|** Daily Value not established.|