Jarrow Formulas Whey Protein, Natural, 2 Pound

  • Easily Dissolvable Whey Protein Formula
  • Free from rBST
  • 100% Natural Unflavored Protein
  • No Artificial Sweeteners or Additives
  • 4.0 grams BCAAs Per Serving

View larger Product Profile Dietary protein is the only nutrient group that yields an appreciable amount of amino acids upon digestion. Since amino acids are the building blocks needed to create functional and structural proteins in the body, from antibodies for immune function to collagen for skin and bones, it is essential to consume adequate amounts. But when the body lacks an adequate supply of nitrogen compounds like protein and amino acids, a state referred to as “negative nitrogen balance,” it is forced to break down muscle tissue to liberate reserves. The opposite situation, a surplus (i. e., positive nitrogen balance), is necessary for muscle growth. So in order to build or maintain musculature, extra dietary protein is needed. Beyond Amino Acids Whey not only contains a complete amino acid profile but also a host of other beneficial factors. These factors include alpha-lactalbumin, beta-lactoglobulin, lactoferrin, serum albumin, lysozyme, and immunoglobulins A, G, an