Health Benefits at a Glance:
Caffeine has for a long period been known for its effect on sport performance by improving muscle endurance, muscle strength, anaerobic power and aerobic endurance 1, while vitamin b6 and niacin contribute to reduced tiredness and fatigue 2. Carbohydrates support performance in prolonged intensity exercise 3.
Why it Works:
NUTRAMINO SPORTS FUEL is perfect to provide energy and help your performance when training. Nutramino Fuel is the ultimate workout drink with high caffeine, guarana, taurine, and B-vitamins. Vitamin B6 and Pantothenic acid contribute to the reduction of tiredness. Therefore, Nutramino Fuel is perfect for training when you need energy and focus to perform.
The Science Behind the Product:
The mechanism behind caffeine is due to its ability to act as an adenosine receptor antagonist. Adenosine is a receptor when stimulated will cause tiredness 4. Therefore when caffeine blocks the adenosine receptors you will keep feeling alert and ready for performance.
Carbohydrates have shown to improve glycogen synthesis. A lack of glycogen stores in the muscle and liver can limit the performance capacities if the body during prolonged or higher intensity exercise 5.
Carbohydrates have also been shown to have a positive effect on recovery. Carbohydrates intake during recovery has been shown to replenish depleted glycogen after intense exercise. Protein can in terms of recovery further enhance this process. Additional, the combination of protein and carbohydrates has shown to decrease rates of muscle protein breakdown 6.
How to Use:
- 1 Take during sport performance. Ideal for hydration during sports activity for frequent trainers.
|Typical values||Per 500 ml|
|Energy||425 kJ / 100 kcal|
|of which sugars||24 g|
|Niacin||13 mg (81%*)|
|Vitamin B6||1.5 mg (111%*)|
|Folic Acid||46 µg (23%*)|
|Pantothenic Acid||4.7 mg (78%*)|
|* Reference intake|
INGREDIENTS: Natural mineral water, invert sugar syrup, fructose syrup, colouring concentrates from carrot, taurine, acid (citric acid), caffeine, preservatives (potassium sorbate, sodium benzoate), sweeteners (sodium cyclamate, acesulfame K, sodium saccharin), flavouring, vitamins (nicotinamide, D-calcium pantothenate, pyridoxine hydrochloride, pteroylmonoglutamic acid), guarana extract (Paullinia cupana, seed).
DIRECTIONS: Store in a cool, dry place, away from direct light.
WARNINGS: High caffeine content (32 mg / 100 ml). Not suitable for children or pregnant or breast-feeding women.
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