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Amino 9 Essentials

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Amino-9 Essentials™ Powder - 330 g

  • Complete "Free-Form" Blend of all 9 Essential Amino Acids
  • A Dietary Supplement

Amino acids are the subunits that make up proteins.  They are necessary for the function of all cells, for tissue repair, and for the production of enzymes and neurotransmitters.  The body uses 20 amino acids to construct proteins, but nine "essential amino acids" cannot be made by the human body and must be supplied by the diet in order to achieve proper protein synthesis and maintain overall health.  People with limited diets or poor digestion may not get enough essential amino acids from their diet.  In contrast to proteins or peptide-bound amino acids, NOW® Amino-9 Essentials™ contains all 9 essential amino acids in their superior free-form state and in the proportions recommended by the National Academy of Sciences to optimize protein synthesis and tissue repair for adults age 19 and over.*

Nutrition Info
Serving Size: 2 1/4 Level Teaspoons (5.5 g)
Servings Per Container: 60

  Amount Per Serving % Daily Value
Calories   20    
L-Leucine   981 mg   †  
    (from L-Lysine Monohydrochloride)  
888 mg   †  
L-Phenylalanine   771 mg   †  
L-Valine   561 mg   †  
L-Threonine   468 mg   †  
L-Isoleucine   444 mg   †  
L-Methionine   443 mg   †  
    (from L-Histidine Monohydrochloride)  
328 mg   †  
L-Tryptophan   117 mg   †  

Suggested Usage: As a dietary supplement, mix 2 1/4 level teaspoons with 8 fl. oz. of juice or your favorite beverage 1 to 3 times daily.  Competitive athletes and individuals engaged in resistance training may take 2 servings 3 times daily.  Taking with juice or other beverages is recommended due to bitter taste of free-form amino acids.  Consider taking this product in combination with NOW® L-Carnitine, D-Ribose and Creatine.

Other Ingredients:  None.

Contains no:  salt, yeast, wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, shellfish or preservatives.

Caution:  Keep out of reach of children.  Pregnant/lactating women, those taking anti-depressant medications (such as SSRI's or MAOI's), or those with liver disorders, high blood pressure or phenylketonuria (PKU) should consult a health care practitioner before using this product.

Caution:  Do Not Eat Freshness Packet Enclosed.

Disclaimers:  *This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA.  This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

This product is sold by weight not volume.

Store in a cool, dry place.  Please Recycle.



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  • Amino 9 Essentials
    Now Foods Amino 9 Essentials
    Form: Powder
    Size: 330 g
    Price: $43.99 $28.59