- Contains all three BCAA: valine, leucine, isoleucine
- BCAA’s are essential nutrients found in protein sources
- Contains 3.5g leucine per 10g dose
- Added potassium which contributes to normal muscle function
Protein is an essential nutrient needed in the diet. It is needed to stimulate muscle protein synthesis and contributes to muscle growth. It is recommended that athletes consume 1.2-1.7 g of protein per kg of body weight per day and this protein intake should be spread throughout the day.
Protein is made up of building blocks called amino acids. There are 20 amino acids in total, 9 of which are called essential amino acids. This means that they cannot be made in the body and need to be consumed through the diet. Three of these essential amino acids are known as branched-chain amino acids (BCAA’s) and these are leucine, isoleucine and valine.
The Etixx BCAA also contains potassium which contributes to normal functioning of the nervous system, normal muscle function and the maintenance of normal blood pressure.
Who can benefit from taking Etixx BCAA?
The Etixx BCAA supplement can be used by any athlete participating in strength and power sports such as throwing and sprinting. It may also be useful for those who train and compete in intermittent sports such as team and racket sports.
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Instructions for use
|Heavy training||Light to moderate intensity training|
|30 min. BEFORE||10 g (2 spoons) / 250 ml water||5 g (1 spoon) / 125 ml water*|
|Immediately AFTER||10 g (2 spoons) / 250 ml water||5 g (1 spoon) / 125 ml water*|
* 125 ml = 1/2 glass of water
Combine intake of BCAA’s with other essential amino acids. Take the Etixx BCAA supplement with your Etixx Recovery Shake or High Protein Shake immediately after exercise.
|Nutritional values||Per 100 g||Per 10 g||Per 5 g|
|Amino Acid Profile||Per 100 g (g)||Per 10 g (g)||Per 5 g (g)|
BCAA (2.1.1) (L-leucine, L-isoleucine, L-valine) - Maltodextrin - Acid: citric acid - Flavour - Natural flavour - Anti-Calking agent: silicon dioxide - Sweeteners: ascesulfame, sucralose - Acidity regulator: tri sodium citrate, tri potassium citrate - Emulsifier: soy lecithin - Sodium- Natural colouring agent: beta-carotene
- No gluten
- No lactose
- Contains soy
- Suitable for vegetarians
- Not suitable for: vegans