Add two heaping scoops of Serious Mass to a blender filled with 24 oz. of water. Blend for 45-60 seconds. Then add a few ice cubes and, if desired, other calorie-contributing ingredients (see “Supercharge Your Serious Mass” below) and blend for an additional 30-45 seconds. TIPS: Mixing two scoops of Serious Mass with 24 fl. oz. of nonfat or low fat milk instead of water will give you a thicker, creamier, higher-calorie shake. New users may find it beneficial to begin with ½ of a serving daily for the first week and then gradually increase to 1 or more full servings several times a day.Serious Mass is a substantial weight-gain supplement that can be used to feed serious calorie needs in a variety of different ways.
BETWEEN MEALS: Drink ½ -1 serving of Serious Mass between meals to maintain positive nitrogen balance and support a high-calorie diet. POST-WORKOUT: Begin drinking ½ -1 serving of Serious Mass 30-45 minutes following exercise to support maximum recovery. BEFORE BED: Drink ½ -1 serving of Serious Mass about 45-60 minutes before bed to provide nutrients to recovering muscle throughout the night.
NOTE: For best results use Serious Mass combined with intense weight training (3-5 times per week) and a sensible whole foods diet. Also, keep in mind that sufficient recovery.
|Serving Size 2 Heaping scoop|
|Servings Per Container 16|
|Amount Per Serving||% DV|
|Calories from Fat||40.00|
|Total Fat||4.50 g||7%|
|Saturated Fat||1.50 g||8%|
|Total Carbohydrate||252.00 g||84%|
|Dietary Fiber||4.00 g||16%|
|Vitamin A||500.00 IU||100%|
|Vitamin C||60.00 mg||100%|
|Vitamin D||200.00 IU||50%|
|Vitamin E||30.00 IU||100%|
|Vitamin B6||5.00 mg||250%|
|Folic Acid||400.00 mcg||100%|
|Vitamin B12||10.00 mcg||167%|
|Pantothenic Acid||25.00 mg||250%|
|Creatine Monohydrate||1.00 g||**|
|Glutamine Peptides||500.00 mg||**|
|Choline(as choline bitartrate)||250.00 mg||**|
|PABA (para-aminobenzoic acid)||5.00 mg||**|
|** Daily Value (DV) not established|
† Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on
your calorie needs:
|Total Fat||Less than||65 g||80 g|
|Sat. Fat||Less than||20 g||25 g|
|Cholesterol||Less than||300 mg||300 mg|
|Sodium||Less than||2400 mg||2400 mg|
|Total Carbohydrate||300 g||375 g|
|Dietary Fiber||25 g||30 g|
|Calories per gram:|
|Fat 9 • Carbohydrate 4 • Protein 4|
Other Ingredients: Maltodextrin, Protein Blend (Whey Protein Concentrate, Calcium Caseinate, Egg Albumen, Sweet Dairy Whey), Cocoa (Processed with Alkali), Natural and Artificial Flavors, Vitamin and Mineral Blend (diPotassium Phosphate, Magnesium Aspartate, diCalcium Phosphate, Calcium Citrate, Ascorbic Acid, Niacinamide, Zinc Citrate, Beta Carotene, d-Calcium Pantothenate, d-alpha Tocopheryl Succinate, Selenomethionine, Copper Gluconate, Ferrous Fumarate, Manganese Amino Acid Chelate, Thiamin Mononitrate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Chromium Polynicotinate, Folic Acid, Biotin, Molybdenum Amino Acid Chelate, Cholecalciferol, Potassium Iodide, Cyanocobalamin), Acesulfame Potassium, Lecithin, Medium Chain Triglycerides
Warning: KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. DO NOT TAKE THIS PRODUCT IF YOU ARE PREGNANT OR NURSING A BABY. CHECK WITH A QUALIFIED HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL BEFORE USING THIS PRODUCT IF YOU ARE UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE OR IF YOUHAVE ANY KNOWN OR SUSPECTED MEDICAL CONDITION(S)INCLUDING DIABETES OR HYPOGLYCEMIA, AND/OR IF YOU ARETAKING ANY PRESCRIPTION OR OTC MEDICATION(S).
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Whey protein is quick to digest and provides all of the protein building blocks - the amino acids. Our bodies cannot make some amino acids, and whey is ideal for meeting essential amino acid needs. Whey also supplies branched-chain amino acids (BCAA), and some research supports that they aid muscle recovery after hard workouts.
Compared with whey, casein is slower to digest, and results in a lower, yet more prolonged rise in blood amino acid levels, which may provide a particular advantage for body builders. At least one study supports that casein outshines whey in terms of promoting strength and lean body mass gains in people following a structured weight-training plan.
Rice protein is less likely to create allergic reactions than other proteins, and it comes from a plant, making it appropriate for vegetarians. Another potential advantage is that rice protein contains a high proportion of arginine, an amino acid that can dilate blood vessels, possibly enhancing blood flow to muscles. Rice is not a "complete" protein however; it doesn't supply all of the essential amino acids. Some products combine rice protein with proteins from sources like soy or milk to make it complete.
Egg protein is ideal for people who are looking to build new muscle. It has a very high protein efficiency ratio (PER), which is one measure of how well our bodies can use any particular form of protein. The higher the PER, the more efficiently our bodies can use that protein when we eat it. Egg is off the charts in terms of PER. Egg protein also is a complete protein, and is a good source of essential and branched chain amino acids. Egg protein powder is made from egg whites, and comes in a convenient, pasteurized powder form.
Soy protein is a high-quality plant protein that provides all essential amino acids, making it a good option for vegetarians. For the body to best utilize soy protein, vegetarians should also eat grain or dairy within a few days. Soy protein comes in two basic forms: soy protein isolate and soy protein concentrate. Soy protein isolate is the most highly purified form, and has a minimum protein content of 90%. Soy protein concentrate contains more carbohydrates, and has a protein content of approximately 70%. Concentrates tend to cost a little less, but if you find soy protein concentrate doesn't agree with you, try isolate, which is easier for some people to digest.
With protein, as with many nutrients, more is not always better. According to Dr. Doug Paddon-Jones, Associate Professor at the University of Texas Medical Branch and Director of Exercise Studies, "30 grams of protein appears to stimulate maximum muscle synthesis. For athletes, each meal and snack is a chance to hit the 30 gram mark, giving your body several opportunities each day to maximize muscle growth and repair."
Another reason to spread protein evenly through the day is simple efficiency. "Given that your body won't use much beyond 30 grams of protein at a time, it doesn't make sense to load up with more than this," says Paddon-Jones.