Ingredients & DescriptionOf the eight essential amino acids that cannot be produced by the body, the three branched-chain aminos Leucine, Isoleucine and Valine are of key importance. Based on their unique structure, activity, storage and metabolism, BCAA's have become a staple in the lives of many athletes and physically active individuals. They account for nearly 1/3 of the amino acids in muscle protein, and play a number of key roles in the repair and growth of muscle tissues.Serving Size: 1 Heaping Teaspoon (5.0 g)
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|L-Leucine (Free-Form)||2.5 g (2,500 mg)*|
|L-Isoleucine (Free-Form)||1.25 g (1,250 mg)*|
|L-Valine (Free-Form)||1.25 g (1,250 mg)*|
|* Percent Daily Values are based on 2,000 calorie diet.|
† Daily Value not established.
Suggested Use: As a dietary supplement, take a heaping teaspoon 1-3 times daily in juice, water, or your favorite beverage, preferably on an empty stomach, especially before and after exercise.
Free of: sugar, salt, starch, yeast, wehat, gluten, soy, milk, egg or preservatives.
Other Ingredients: None. Vegetarian Formula.
Disclaimers: *This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. NOW® Branched Chain Amino Acids are Pharmaceutical (USP) Grade. This product is sold by weight not volume.
*Not intended to diagnose or treat diseases or ailments, and is not reviewed by the FDA.Uses & Indications.