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Optimum Nutrition Pro Complex APS - Creamy Vanilla - 2.3 lbs
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Since different proteins have distinct amino acid profiles and utilization rates, Pro Complex Augmented Protein System (APS) combines 8 sources to create a superior protein blend, designed to enhance your muscle-building potential. Uniting Whey Protein Isolates, Egg Albumen, and Hydrolyzed Proteins, and key Free Form Amino Acids, we’ve created a protein with varied digestion rates and an amino acid profile that’s off the charts. Each serving of Pro Complex APS is packed with 60 grams of the highest quality proteins commercially available. Simply put, it’s formulated to take you to the next level.
- 8 Premium Protein Sources
- Over 14,000 mg of BCAAs
- 10,500 mg of Glutamine & Precursors
- Loaded with Protein Micro fractions
- Digestive Enzymes
- Comprehensive Vitamin & Mineral Blend
* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
- Supplement Facts
Pro Complex APS is INSTANTIZED. That means if you forgot your shaker cup or don't have time to get out the blender, you can just add 2 rounded scoops of Pro Complex APS to a glass filled with 8-12 oz of water, nonfat milk or your favorite beverage. Then mix it up with a spoon. Stir for about 20 seconds or until powder is completely dissolved.
Bringing a shaker cup with you to the gym is the perfect way to get a hefty pose of protein immediately after your workout. Just add 2 scoops of Pro Complex to your shaker cup and then pour in 8-12 ounces of your preferred beverage. Cover and shake for 25-30 seconds. TIP: Mixing 2 rounded scoops with 6-8 fl. oz of nonfat milk instead of water will give you a thicker, creamier shake.
Add 2 rounded scoops of Pro Complex powder to a blender filled with 8-12 oz. of water, nonfat milk, or your favorite beverage. Add several ice cubes and mix on highest speed for 45-60 seconds.
You should try to consume approximately 1 gram of protein per pound of body weight per day. You can achieve this through a combination of high protein foods and protein supplements. For the best results, consume you daily protein allotment over several small meals spread evenly thoughout the day.
Serving Size 2 Rounded scoops Servings Per Container 14 Amount Per Serving % DV Calories 260.00 Calories from Fat 5.00 Total Fat 0.50 g 1% Saturated Fat 0.00 g 0% Trans Fat 0.00 Cholesterol 20.00 mg 7% Sodium 280.00 mg 12% Total Carbohydrate 4.00 g 1% Dietary Fiber 1.00 g 4% Sugars 1.00 g Protein 60.00 g 0% Vitamin A 0.00 50% Vitamin C 0.00 100% Vitamin E 0.00 100% Riboflavin 0.00 50% Niacin 0.00 50% Vitamin B6 0.00 50% Folic Acid 0.00 35% Vitamin B12 0.00 50% Biotin 0.00 50% Pantothenic Acid 0.00 50% Chromium 0.00 100% Calcium 0.00 25% Iron 0.00 2% Thiamin 0.00 50% ** 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:
Calories: 2000 2500 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
Consult your physician prior to using this product it you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, under 18 years of age or have a medical condition. Discontinue use two weeks prior to surgery.KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Contains milk, egg, soy (lecithin), and wheat (glutamine peptides) ingredients. Optimum Nutrition
Sunrise, FL 33325
Aminogen® is a registered trademark of Triarco Industries, Inc.
- Health Notes
Vitamin B-ComplexVitamin B-Complex
- Reliable and relatively consistent scientific data showing a substantial health benefit.
- Contradictory, insufficient, or preliminary studies suggesting a health benefit or minimal health benefit.
- For an herb, supported by traditional use but minimal or no scientific evidence. For a supplement, little scientific support.
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This supplement has been used in connection with the following health conditions:
Used for Amount WhyWound Healing Follow label directions [3 stars]Thiamine (vitamin B1), pantothenic acid (vitamin B5), and other B vitamins have all been shown to play a role in wound healing. For this reason, some healthcare practitioners recommend a high-potency B vitamin supplement to promote wound healing.Canker Sores 300 mg B1 daily, 20 mg B2 daily, 150 mg B6 daily [2 stars]People with recurrent canker sores may have a B vitamin deficiency. Supplementing with vitamins B1, B2, and B6 has been reported to provide relief.Acne Rosacea Refer to label instructions [1 star]The relationship between B vitamins and rosacea is unclear, one study found it caused rocacea-like symptoms, other preliminary reports have found benefits.Alcohol Withdrawal Refer to label instructions [1 star]Research suggests it is possible that successful treatment of B-complex vitamin deficiencies may actually reduce alcohol cravings, because animals crave alcohol when fed a B-complex-deficient diet.Anxiety Refer to label instructions [1 star]Double-blind research suggests that supplementing with vitamin B-complex multivitamin may reduce feelings of anxiety, perceived stress, and tiredness.Athletic Performance Refer to label instructions [1 star]B-complex vitamins are needed to produce energy from carbohydrates. Exercisers may have slightly increased requirements for some of the B vitamins, including vitamins B2, B6, and B5, athletic performance can suffer if these slightly increased needs are not met.Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder Refer to label instructions [1 star]B vitamins have been used for ADHD. High amounts of B vitamins have shown mixed results in relieving ADHD symptoms.Hives Refer to label instructions [1 star]In one study, treatment with a hydrochloric acid supplement and a vitamin B-complex supplement helped to treat people with hives.Indigestion, Heartburn, and Low Stomach Acidity Refer to label instructions [1 star]People with achlorhydria (no stomach acid) or hypochlorhydria may not metabolize B vitamins properly, putting them at risk of developing various nutritional deficiencies, which could presumably contribute to the development of a wide range of health problems.Indigestion, Heartburn, and Low Stomach Acidity, and Vitamin B12 Deficiency Refer to label instructions [1 star]For people who have inadequate absorption of vitamin B12 due to low stomach acid, supplementing with vitamin B complex can help correct a deficiency.Osteoporosis Refer to label instructions [1 star]In one trial postmenopausal women who combined hormone replacement therapy with B vitamins and other nutrients and dietary changes increased their bone density by a remarkable 11%.Premenstrual Syndrome Refer to label instructions [1 star]Research has linked B vitamin deficiencies to PMS, so some women may benefit from supplementing with B-complex vitamins for symptom relief.Tardive Dyskinesia Refer to label instructions [1 star]In some studies, taking vitamin B-complex along with other nutrients appeared to prevent the development of tardive dyskinesia.Vitiligo Refer to label instructions [1 star]PABA, a compound commonly found in B-complex vitamins, has been shown to repigment skin affected by vitiligo.
The vitamin B-complex refers to all of the known essential water-soluble vitamins except for vitamin C. These include thiamine (vitamin B1), riboflavin (vitamin B2), niacin (vitamin B3), pantothenic acid (vitamin B5), pyridoxine (vitamin B6), biotin, folic acid and the cobalamins (vitamin B12).
"Vitamin B" was once thought to be a single nutrient . Researchers later discovered these extracts contained several vitamins, which were given distinguishing numbers, leading many people to the erroneous conclusion that these vitamins have a special relationship to each other. Further adding to confusion has been the "unofficial" designation of other, non-essential vitamins, as members of the B-complex, such as choline, inositol, and para-aminobenzoic acid (PABA).
Each member of the B-complex has a unique structure and performs unique functions in the human body. Vitamins B1, B2, B3, and biotin participate in different aspects of energy production, vitamin B6 is essential for amino acid metabolism, and vitamin B12 and folic acid facilitate steps required for cell division.
Each of these vitamins has many additional functions, though none that require all B-complex vitamins simultaneously. Human requirements for each B vitamin vary considerably-from 3 mcg per day for vitamin B12 to 18 mg per day for vitamin B3 in adult males, for example. So, taking equal amounts of each one-as provided in many B-complex supplements-makes little sense. Megadoses of B-complex vitamins sometimes taken to combat everyday stress, boost energy, or control food cravings, do not appear to offer benefit unless a person is deficient in one or more of them.
Most multivitamin-mineral products contain the B-complex along with the rest of the essential vitamins and minerals. Since they are more complete than B-complex vitamins alone, multiple vitamin-mineral supplements are recommended to improve overall micronutrient intake and prevent deficiencies.
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- Easy To Mix
- Easy To Swallow
- Good Value
- Shortens Recovery Time
- Tastes Good
- Daily Use
- Dietary Replacement
- For Workouts
Comments about Optimum Nutrition Pro Complex APS - Creamy Vanilla - 2.3 lbs:
Wanted chocolate but they were out so I got vanilla. Tastes like a vanilla milkshake and doesnt clump up.
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