Optimum Nutrition, Gold Standard, 100% Whey, Banana Cream, 5 lbs (2.27 kg)
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Optimum Nutrition, Gold Standard, 100% Whey, Banana Cream, 5 lbs (2.27 kg)
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Shipping Weight:6.68 lbsSwitch to Metric units
- Product Code: OPN-02957
- UPC Code: 748927029574
- Package Quantity: 5 lbs (2.27 kg)
11.3 x 7.8 x 7.8 in, 5.65 lbsSwitch to Metric units
- 24 g Protein
- 5.5 g BCAAs
- 4 g Glutamine & Glutamic Acid
- Naturally and Artificially Flavored
- Whey Protein Isolate
- Primary Source
- 100% Of The Protein From Whey
- Banned Substance Tested
- Protein Powder Drink Mix
- 73 Servings
The True Strength of Whey
Whey Protein Isolates (WPIs) are the purest form of whey protein that currently exists. WPIs are costly to use, but rate among the best proteins that money can buy. That's why they're the first ingredient you read on the Gold Standard 100% Whey label. By using WPI as the primary ingredient along with premium ultra-filtered whey protein concentrate (WPC), we're able to pack 24 grams of muscle-building protein into every serving. ON's attention to detail also extends to mixability. This superior quality powder has been instantized to mix easily using a shaker cup or just a glass and spoon. There's no doubt that this is the standard by which all other whey proteins are measured.
|Naturally Occurring Amino Acid Profile|
|Essentail Amino Acids (EAAs)||Conditionally Essential Amino Acids (CAAs)||Nonessential Amino Acids (NAAS)|
|Lysine||Glutamic & Glutamic Acid|
|Methionine||Typical amounts per Serving|
|~ 11 g||~ 7.7 g||~5.3 g|
|• Total BCAAs 5.5 grams|
Beyond The Basics
- 77% Protein by Weight (24 g of protein per 31 g serving size).
- Whey Protein Isolate (WPI) main Ingredient
- Whey Protein Microfractions from Whey Protein Isolate and Ultra-Filtered Whey Protein Concentrate
- Over 4 Grams of Naturally Occuring Glutamine & Glutamic Acid in Each Serving
- More than 5 Grams of the Naturally Occurring Branched Chain Amino Acids (BCAAs) Leucine, Isoleucine, and Valine in Each Serving
- The "Gold Standard" for Protein Quality
Spoon Stirred: Gold Standard 100% Whey is instantized. That means if you forgot your shaker cup or don't have time to get out of the blender, just add one scoop of Gold Standard 100% Whey to a glass filled with 6-8 oz of water or your favorite beverage. Then mix it up with a spoon. Stir for about 30 seconds or until powder is completely dissolved. Tip: Adjust the taste of your Gold Standard 100% Whey by varying the amount of liquid that you use to prepare it. For a bolder flavor with slightly more body and sweetness, mix each scoop with 4-6 oz of water, milk, or your favorite beverage. For a milder tasting, less sweet shake, use 8-10 oz of liquid per scoop.
Shaker Cup: Bringing a shaker cup with you to the gym is the best way to get a dose of protein immediately after your workout. Just pour in 6-8 oz of your preferred beverage and then add one scoop of Gold Standard 100% Whey to your shaker cup. Cover and shake for 25-30 seconds.
Blender: Add one scoop of Gold Standard 100% Whey to a blender filled with 6-8 oz of water or your favorite beverage. Blend for 20-30 seconds. Then add 1 or 2 ice cubes and blend for an additional 30 seconds Shake up your shake: By adding fresh or frozen fruits, peanut butter, flaxseed oil, coconut, and other ingredients, you can make an even more delicious shake. Stack your shake: You can make Gold Standard 100% Whey an even better post workout product by adding supplements like Creatine, Glutamine, BCAA, and concentrated carbohydrate powders.
Think Outside the Glass: Gold Standard 100% Whey can be used for more than just protein shakes. Try mixing a scoop into oatmeal, yogurt, or the milk that you pour over your morning breakfast cereal. Better yet, increase the protein content of muffins, cookies, brownies, etc by adding a scoop or two to your baked goods recipes.
For healthy adults, consume enough protein to meet your daily protein requirements with a combination of high protein foods and protein supplements throughout the day as part of a balanced diet and exercise program.
Serving scoop included, but may settle to the bottom during shipping.
Protein blend (whey protein isolate, whey protein concentrate, whey peptides), natural and artificial flavors, soy lecithin, salt, acesulfame potassium, sucralose, fd&c yellow #5, lactase.
Allergen information: Contains milk and soy (lecithin) ingredients.
Use this product as a food supplement only. Do not use for weight reduction.
Store in a cool, dry place.
Contents sold by weight not volume.
|Serving Size: 1 Scoop (31 g)|
|Servings Per Container: 73|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value*|
|Calories from Fat||10|
|Total Fat||1 g||2%|
|Saturated Fat||0.5 g||3%|
|Trans Fat||0 g|
|Total Carbohydrate||4 g||1%|
|Not a Significant Source of Dietary Fiber
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs:
|Total Fat||Less than||65 g||80 g|
|Sat. Fat||Less than||20 g||25 g|
|Cholesterol||Less than||300 mg||300 mg|
|Sodium||Less than||2,400 mg||2,400 mg|
|Total Carbohydrate||300 g||375 g|
|Dietary Fiber||25 g||30 g|
|Protein||50 g||65 g|
|Calories per gram:
Fat 9 • Carbohydrate 4 • Protein 4
Posted by iHerb Customer on Sep 06, 2017 | Verified Purchase
A good product with competent pricing. But all in all it was a rip off due to excise duty charges of 1.8k. I don't think it will be ordering again due to vulnerable pricing.
💎 Discoount for each order
Posted by Irina on Sep 06, 2017 | Verified Purchase
Banana taste is delicious, easy making. 🍀Enter ▶️NIK 1254◀️ (without space) at checkout for 5% off!🍀
the best protin
Posted by iHerb Customer on Sep 02, 2017 | Verified Purchase
Optimum Nutrition, Gold Standard, 100% Whey, Banana Cream, 5 lbs is really the best protin
Great flavor, but a small problem...
Posted by iHerb Customer on Aug 27, 2017 | Verified Purchase
ON's WHEY protein products are excellent. I've been using the Chocolate flavor for a while and decided to give this one a try. While the Banana-Cream flavor tastes really nice, there's a problem of it FOAMING way too much when mixing it in a shaker. So you usually end up having to re-add water 1-2 extra times after you've drank it, just to get it all in. Not a huge deal, but the Chocolate flavor definitely didn't have this problem. That's the only reason I gave it a 4 stars instead of 5.
Posted by iHerb Customer on Aug 17, 2017 | Verified Purchase
looks great product very fast shipping i am sure i will order with you again.