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Available Preparations and Dosage Combinations of the three amino acids are available in tablet form. For muscle building, suppliers typically recommend 3 to 6 tablets, taken before meals and after a workout. qxd 9/28/01 8:31 Page 44 BRANCHED-CHAIN AMINO ACIDS 44 Overdosage No information on overdosage with Branched-Chain Amino Acids is available. However, excessive leucine can cause low blood sugar and boost the body’s ammonia levels. Brewer’s Yeast Why People Take It Rich in B vitamins, amino acids, and chromium, Brewer’s Yeast has long been recommended for maintaining the body’s fitness and resistance.
They say they reduce fatigue, permitting longer workouts. They also believe that these compounds minimize the amount of “muscle repair” needed after a strenuous workout. But, while there’s some evidence that Branch-Chain Amino Acids may in fact help restore muscle mass after surgery or an injury, their value in bodybuilding has yet to be verified in clinical trials. What They Are; How They Work The three Branched-Chain Amino Acids—leucine, isoleucine, and valine—are classified as “essential,” because the body is unable to manufacture them and they must be obtained from the diet.
Qxd 9/28/01 8:31 Page 24 BEE PROPOLIS 24 Propolis both as a remedy and for its health benefits. Today advocates recommend taking it internally as a health enhancer or applying it externally for skin disorders. Those who favor the use of Propolis as a dietary supplement call it nature’s antibiotic. And, indeed, the substance does exhibit some anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antiviral, and antifungal effects in lab tests and trials in small animals. Its effectiveness in humans, however, has yet to be verified.