Pyruvate (1000mg) Overview
NOW Pyruvate includes a stable, supplement-ready form form of pyruvic acid, a substance manufactured by the body to help produce the cellular energy factor ATP (adenosine triphosphate). ATP is the most important energy source for cells powering most vital functions. So increasing the amount of ATP available to a cell should theoretically increase or enhance its work capacity. Pyruvic acid can be synthesized by the body, but only at a limited rate. So people use pyruvate supplements like this one from NOW Foods to enhance exercise endurance and aid fat loss. As with all NOW Foods products, you can trust the purity and potency of these NOW Pyruvate tablets. Optimal dose is 5-6 grams per day.
Pyruvate (1000mg) Description from Now
NOW Calcium Pyruvate is a natural combination of two important nutrients - Calcium and Pyruvic Acid. This combination produces a stable compound called pyruvate salt that is more easily absorbed than calcium alone. Calcium Pyruvate also plays a crucial role in energy production by facilitating the transport of glucose from the bloodstream into the muscles, making this a popular supplement with fitness enthusiasts and body builders.
|Serving Size: 2 tablets|
Servings Per Container: 90
|Ingredient||Amount||% Daily Value**|
|Calcium (from Calcium Pyruvate)||260mg||26|
| ** 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.
Other Ingredients: Cellulose, Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source) and Vegetable Coating.
As a dietary supplement, take 2 tablets 1 to 3 times daily, preferably with food. We recommend using this product with a rigorous diet and exercise program for best results.