- Maintains the nitrogen balance.
- Preservation of lean muscle tissue.
- Provides the body with energy when stressed.
- Stores muscle glycogen.
- Improves thinking ability which may decrease as physical activity becomes more intense.
L-Leucine is an essential amino acid, meaning it cannot be produced by the body, and must be acquired through food or dietary supplements. Leucine is classified as a branched-chain amino acid (BCAA). It makes up about 8% of the total number of amino acids in your body's protein structures and is the fourth most concentrated amino acid in skeletal muscle tissue.
As a dietary supplement, take 2 capsules 1-2 times daily, or as directed by your physician.
As a dietary supplement, add 1 scoop (3 grams) to your favorite beverage 1-2 times daily, or as directed by your physician. Mix for 15 to 30 seconds with a shaker cup or mix thoroughly with a spoon.
WARNING: NOT INTENDED FOR USE BY PERSONS UNDER THE AGE OF 18. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. If you are pregnant, nursing, have a medical condition (including kidney or liver disease), or are taking prescription or OTC medications, consult your physician before using this product.