- MFG # 01253
- UPC # 737870125396
The branched chain amino acids (BCAAs) L-valine‚ L-leucine‚ and L-isoleucine enhance protein synthesis in liver cells and muscle cells. Because they can be oxidized in the cell’s mitochondria‚ the branched chain amino acids may also provide energy and may serve as fuel sources for skeletal muscles during periods of metabolic stress. As a result‚ BCAAs have been used with success to support liver function. A study in 2008 also showed BCAAs supplementation improved insulin resistance and beta cell function as well as energy metabolism and glucose tolerance in certain people. They are also used by athletes. A current mouse study showed restoring hippocampal BCAA concentrations to normal had the effect of reinstating normal brain function by helping the synapses to function efficiently.
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Serving Size 4 vegetarian capsules
Servings Per Container about 22
Amount Per Serving
L-Leucine 1200 mg
L-Isoleucine 600 mg
L-Valine 600 mg
Other ingredients: vegetable cellulose (capsule)‚ rice flour.
This product contains NO milk‚ egg‚ fish‚ peanuts‚ crustacean shellfish (lobster‚ crab‚ shrimp)‚ soybeans‚ tree nuts‚ wheat‚ yeast‚ gluten or corn. Contains NO artificial sweeteners‚ flavors‚ colors‚ or preservatives.
To be used by adults 18 years and older.
Take four capsules daily with or without food‚ or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.
Individuals with ALS or disorders impairing the metabolism of branched chain amino acids should not use this product.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Made in the USA
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Overall Rating for Branched Chain Amino Acids - 90 Capsules
from Cary NC
Great Muscle Recovery
This product gives me energy for my workouts and also helps with my liver functions. Doctor recommend me to take this.
Good for muscle recovery and liver functions
√ I would recommend this item to a friend.
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