- MFG # 2014
- UPC # 733739020147
Highly Branched Amylopectin!
NOW® Waxy Maize is a complex starch derived from Non-GMO corn that is naturally high in amylopectin‚ a high molecular weight‚ highly branched polysaccharide. Unlike typical corn starch products‚ which contain an average of 70-75% amylopectin‚ NOW® Waxy Maize typically contains 90% amylopectin. Amylopectin is slowly absorbed by the body‚ and then easily assimilated by muscle tissue‚ where it is converted into glycogen. Glycogen can then provide a sustained source of glucose for energy. Unlike maltodextrin or dextrose‚ Waxy Maize supports glycogen resynthesis well after you are finished working out and sustains energy levels throughout the day.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
Serving Size: 1 Level Scoop (40 Grams)
Servings Per Container: About 62
Amount Per Serving / % DV
Calories from Fat 0
Total Fat 0g / 0%*
Total Carbohydrate 37g / 12%*
Dietary Fiber 0g / 0%*
Sugars 0g / †
Protein 0g / 0%*
Sodium 0mg / 0%
Waxy Maize Starch (Amylopectin) 40g / †
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2‚000 calorie diet.
†Daily Value not established.
Ingredient: Pure waxy maize starch powder (Non-GMO).
Not manufactured with yeast‚ wheat‚ gluten‚ soy‚ milk‚ egg‚ fish‚ shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
GMP Quality Assured / Vegetarian / Vegan.
Mix 1 level scoop (40 Grams) into 16 oz. of water or juice. Consult before‚ during and after intense exercise for best results. Double this amount if engaging in prolonged exertion of 2 hours or more.
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.
Allergen Caution: Not manufactured with yeast‚ wheat‚ gluten‚ soy‚ milk‚ egg‚ fish‚ shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
Notice: This product is sold by weight not volume.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Artificial Sweeteners Free
- Aspartame Free
- Egg Free
- Fish Free
- Gluten Free
- GMO Free
- GMP Certification
- Milk Free
- Shellfish Free
- Soy Free
- Tree Nuts Free
- Vegan Product
- Vegetarian Product
- Wheat Free
- Yeast Free
Ratings & ReviewsReview This Item
Overall Rating for NOW® Sports - Waxy Maize Powder - 5.5 lbs (2495 Grams)
By Tyler Johnson
from Phoenix, AZ
Great complex carbs source.
Carbs are a must post workout! I add a couple scoops to my protein shakes. Waxy Maize Powder by NOW Foods mixes great and has little effect on the taste of my post workout protein shakes!
√ I would recommend this item to a friend.
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