Glutamine is the most abundant free amino acid in your body, and is conditionally-essential at certain times meaning that sometimes your body can't make enough for what you need. Your muscles are especially high in glutamine making it extremely important for muscle metabolism. When you're training hard your muscles can lose up to 50% of their glutamine stores so you need to replace them - fast! Without sufficient glutamine you can't absorb BCAAs and other important amino acids into your muscle cells as quickly as you should.
On top of that, glutamine is an energy source for intestinal and immune cells. In the intestines it is important for maintaining the barrier between the intestines and the rest of your body to prevent food intolerances and allergies.
PROTEUS NUTRITION Glutamine provides the following benefits:
- RAPID REPLENISHMENT Each serving has 5g of pure glutamine to help quickly replenish glutamine levels following tough workouts.
- Supports absorption of BCAAs into muscle cells.
- SUPPORTS INTESTINAL HEALTH. Glutamine helps protect gut cells from swelling and stress as well as helping promote gut lining cells and regulating 'tight junctions' - use throughout the day if you have intestinal issues.
- NEEDED BY IMMUNE CELLS. Glutamine is required to support optimal immune cell proliferation and function.
- NO FLAVOURS OR SWEETENERS. Mixes well with other supplements or shakes.
- NON-STIMULANT FORMULA. Can be taken at any time day or night without disturbing sleep.
- PURE AND VEGAN sourced, suitable for vegans and vegetarians.
Recommended Use: As a dietary supplement, take 5 grams (approx. ¾ teaspoon) post-workout or 1 to 5 times throughout the day, or as directed by your health care practitioner.
Contains 200 servings.
Contains only one ingredient: pure glutamine powder.