Optimum Nutrition Amino Energy
Supps Is Life and Optimum Nutrition brings Essential Amino Energy providing you with a superb supply of free form amino acids, including the BCAAs and arginine for a killer pump! It also has natural energisers such as beta-alanine in addition to NO boosting properties.
Optimum Nutrition have forged their place as an industry leader and this is why a veritable smorgasbord of world class athletes are using their products, such as IFBB pro Steve Cook.
Cook has been one of the most recognisable faces in the sports and fitness industry over the last few years. His supplement intake increases as he begins to cut calories leading into a contest. This is because he looks to maximise gym time and ensure he leaves nothing to chance.
Check out what's inside
A refreshing energy boosting drink it's stacked with the usual suspects required for optimal human performance.
Micronised taurine is a size reduced taurine. It works largely in the brain and is primarily found in food sources such as meat and fish. It has shown to alleviate the effects of anxiety, hyperactivity, and poor brain function.
Micronised L-glutamine is a reduced L-glutamine particle in size and is an essential amino acid that is of benefit during both high intensity and endurance activities. In addition, it is reported to help with sweet cravings.
Micronised L-arginine is an essential amino acid found in food sources such as red meat, fish, poultry and dairy products. When converted " in vivo" it is known as nitric oxide, dilating blood vessels and improving blood flow. It also stimulates release of growth hormone.
Micronised citrulline is a naturally occurring amino acid found in sources such as watermelons. It's also beneficial for increasing energy and optimising human athletic performance.
Micronised L-isoleucine is a BCAA promoting tissue repair and boosting energy levels. It's also known to prevent muscle degredation during intense training activity whilst increasing energy and endurance levels.
Micronised L-valine is an essential amino acid for important for cognitive function and can be found in leafy vegetables, poultry, milk and kidney beans. Additionally, it also assists in maintaining muscle mass and regulation of the immune system.
Micronised L-tyrosine is an amino acid and a precursor of cathecholamines, helping to alleviate stress, depressive symptoms whilst improving alertness due to chemical messengers released in the brain to promote improved cognitive function.
Micronised L-lysine assists with theproper absorption of calcium from the gastrointestinal tract and in turn promotes bone health. In addition, it also reduces the cholesterol that is commonly associated with cardiac diseases and atherosclerosis.
Micronised L-histidine is crucial for the growth and repair of body tissues. Acting to lower blood pressure and relax blood vessels it's also an essential component of zinc binding proteins.
Micronised L-phenylalanine is important for growth and functioning of the central nervous system as it is used to treat depressive symptoms and chronic pain.
Micronised L-threonine – is one of the most commonly occuring natural amino acids preventing fatty build ups in the liver.
Micronised L-methionine is beneficial for muscle growth and metabolism whilst promoting and maintaining cholesterol levels.