L-Leucine Powder (Instantized) 9 Oz
Brand: Now Foods
- FREE-FORM AMINO ACID/BUILDS LEAN TISSUE*: Studies suggest that leucine, in conjunction with adequate dietary protein, may help to build and maintain lean tissue and optimize body composition.*
- VEGAN POWDER/MIXES EASILY: NOW Sports Leucine Powder is instantized for easy mixing in water, beverages, or smoothies. No clumping.
- CERTIFICATIONS/CLASSIFICATIONS: Soy Free, Non-GMO, Vegan/Vegetarian, Nut Free, Made without Gluten, Dairy Free, Egg Free, Kosher
- GMP Quality Assured: NPA A-rated GMP certification means that every aspect of the NOW manufacturing process has been examined, including our laboratory/testing methods (for stability, potency, and product formulation).
- Packaged in the USA by a family owned and operated company since 1968
Binding: Health and Beauty
Release Date: 01-07-2014
Details: Leucine is one of the three branched-chain amino acids (BCAAs) that is critical in muscle tissue structure.* Among the BCAAs, leucine is unique in its role as a signaling molecule that helps to regulate optimal skeletal muscle protein synthesis in normal tissues.* In addition, it helps to maintain already healthy glucose metabolism and insulin function, and may help to promote the use of fat for energy.* Studies suggest that leucine, in conjunction with adequate dietary protein, may help to build and maintain lean tissue and optimize body composition.* NOW Sports Leucine Powder is instantized for easy mixing in water, beverages or smoothies. No clumping.
Package Dimensions: 6.6 x 3.9 x 3.8 inches