Life Extension, Branched Chain Amino Acids, 90 Capsules
- Expiration Date: September 1 2023
- Date First Available: May 28 2011
Shipping Weight:0.13 kgSwitch to Imperial 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: LEX-12539
- UPC Code: 737870125396
- Package Quantity: 90 Count
5.8 x 5.8 x 11.2 cm , 0.11 kgSwitch to Imperial units
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- Gluten Free
- Free Form
- Non GMO LE Certified
- Dietary Supplement
BCAAs are essential, meaning they have to be consumed through diet, since our bodies can’t make them. BCAAs provide active adults support for exercise performance and muscle recovery.
Branched chain amino acids (BCAAs) are a group of three essential amino acids: leucine, isoleucine and valine. These nutrients are usually obtained through protein-rich foods. While they are a popular supplement for athletes and exercise enthusiasts, their muscle-support benefits can be had by anyone.
There are a variety of amino acids, but only leucine, isoleucine and valine are called “branched chain amino acids.”
Branched Chain Amino Acids Benefits
- Supports protein synthesis in muscle & liver
- Enhances exercise performance & recovery
- Encourages healthy brain function & immunity
For Fitness and Beyond
The branched chain amino acids (BCAAs) valine, leucine and isoleucine are essential nutrients that your body usually gets by digesting protein-rich foods such as meat, dairy and legumes. BCAAs encourage protein synthesis in skeletal muscle and the liver, promote muscle function, support exercise performance and muscle recovery and support healthy brain and immune function.
Promotes muscle strength, endurance and recovery
BCAAs are used by athletes for a reason: Research shows that BCAAs help to both maintain and build muscle strength and endurance, support physical performance and brain function and promote muscle recovery. But it is important to note that BCAA supplementation can be advantageous for anyone — not just strength or endurance athletes.
Supports immune system health
Athletes need healthy immunity for peak performance, and BCAAs help maintain healthy immune system function. Again, BCAAs can be beneficial to support anyone’s immune system health. So take a page from the athlete’s playbook. Help maintain healthy skeletal muscle, promote brain function and support your immune system with Branched Chain Amino Acids.
Read the entire label and follow the directions carefully prior to use.
To be used by adults 18 years and older. Take four (4) capsules daily or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.
Vegetable cellulose (capsule).
Individuals with ALS or disorders impairing the metabolism of branched chain amino acids should not use this product.
- Keep out of reach of children.
- Do not exceed recommended dose.
- Do not purchase if outer seal is broken or damaged.
- When using nutritional supplements, please consult with your physician if you are undergoing treatment for a medical condition or if you are pregnant or lactating.
Store tightly closed in a cool, dry place.
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|Serving Size: 4 Capsules|
|Servings Per Container: about 22|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|**Daily Value not established|