NOW Dextrose is a premium grade grain-source complex carbohydrate powder that you can use to strategically add carbs to protein shakes or other drinks. Use NOW's Dextrose carbs to enhance plain protein powder's ability to help you recover from intense exercise and blunt the release of the catabolic hormone cortisol. NOW Dextrose powder has a fluffy white appearance and neutral taste, so it blends well into anything without affecting taste.
Dextrose Description from Now
Dextrose is another name for glucose, a simple sugar that plays an important role in cellular energy production. Dextrose is actually the primary source of energy for most living organisms. NOW Real Food Dextrose is a natural sweetener derived from corn with moderate sweetness and a fine texture that's easily utilized by the body.
|Serving Size: 4 grams|
Servings Per Container: 227
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| ** Percent Daily Value is based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.|
† Daily Value not established.
Dextrose is particularly beneficial for active individuals as an energy source before and during workouts, and for replenishment of energy levels post-workout. Use in place of table sugar at a 1:3:1 ratio.