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Whey protein isolate is the hallmark of protein supplementation in the bodybuilding world due to its high concentration of branched chain and straight chain amino acids that boost muscle growth, strength, endurance, and recovery. Gold Standard 100% Whey features an optimal blend of whey isolate, the form of whey with the highest protein concentration (90-95%) and the lowest level of lactose. The highly purified and quality formula in Gold Standard 100% Whey is designed to enhance muscle growth and maximize your workouts without causing stomach upset.
Whey isolate is a rich source of essential and non-essential branched chain and straight chain amino acids that fuel muscles before, during, and after recovery. Intake of whey isolate before exercise has been shown to significantly increase muscle size and strength while simultaneously decreasing body fat, helping you achieve an ideal body composition.[1,2] Whey isolate also augments capacity and results of resistance exercise.
In addition to muscle gain and fat loss, whey protein isolate provides a multitude of health benefits. The beta-lactoglobulin, alpha-lactalbumin, immunoglobulins, and antioxidants in whey isolate enhance the immune system and have shown benefits in heart health, bone strength, and immunodeficiency.
Gold Standard 100% Whey has won “Protein Powder of The Year” 7 years in a row; reward yourself and experience the absolute best in protein supplementation.
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Gold Standard Whey is a spectacular protein powder with an ideal ratio of branched chain and straight chain amino acids, immunoglobulins, and antioxidants for prime muscle fuel. The low-fat formula is easily digested and absorbed for a steady supply of amino acids that lasts all day.
Spoon Stirred: 100% Whey Gold Standard is made to dissolve. Period. With or without your blender, you can get a smooth, perfectly dissolved protein drink. Simply take one rounded scoop of 100% Whey Gold Standard added to a glass of 6-8 oz., or the beverage of your choice. Stir with a spoon for about 20 seconds or until powder is completely dissolved.
Shaker: Convenient as ever, shakers are a common way to take your protein. Add just 1 scoop of 100% Whey Gold Standard to your shaker cup and then pour in 6-8 oz. of whichever liquid you choose. Cover and shake for 25-30 seconds.
Blender: Add one scoop of 100% Whey Gold Standard to a blender with 6-8 oz. of your desired beverage. Blend for just 20-30 seconds. Adding 1-2 ice cubes is another option, simply blend for another 30 seconds.
This product contains whey derived from dairy and lecithin (to improve mixability) derived from soybeans. For use as a dietary supplement only. Do not use for weight reduction.
Cocoa – In its purest form, cocoa has a number of benefits such as enhanced cardiovascular health, lowered cholesterol and improved blood flow.
Acesulfame Potassium – Potassium is a healthy sweetener like aspartame. However, unlike aspartame, potassium remains stable under heat which makes it possible to be used in products that have a long shelf life.
Aminogen – Aminogen is an all-natural source of an exclusive patented protein-digesting enzyme compound that aids you in absorbing as much as possible from your whey protein while avoiding any bloating or constipation.
Lactase – This is a protein that breaks down lactose as if it were a grand molecular sword, slicing the lactose molecule in two.
Q. Is Gold Standard 100% Whey Gluten Free?
A. Yes! All of the flavors are gluten free aside from the Cookies and Cream flavor. However, it is important to note that there is not 100% guarantee of the other flavors being totally gluten-free since the same equipment is used to make both the gluten-free and gluten-containing products.
Q. Can Women take Gold Standard 100% Whey?
A. Yes, Gold Standard can be taken by women. This product is safe and effective for both men and women.
Q. Is Gold Standard 100% Whey FDA Approved?
A. Gold Standard 100% Whey is a dietary supplement, products that are not typically reviewed by the FDA. If you have questions about Gold Standard 100% Whey, please talk to your doctor to make sure that it meets your nutritional needs.
Q. Will I be able to Build Lean Mass with this Protein?
A. Optimum Nutrition 100% Whey Gold Standard is an excellent choice for your stated goal of gaining muscle mass. Combined with a program of exercise and diet this will help you gain lean muscle mass quickly and effectively.
Q. Can I mix ON 100% Whey Gold Standard with other supplements?
A. Yes. In fact, you can increase the effectiveness of Optimum Nutrition Whey by adding Glycomaize or simple carbohydrates to your post workout shake. Always read the supplement label before use.