Now Foods

Now Sports Branched Chain Amino Acids

Capsule Size
SKU: NWF-1171-001 UPC: 733739800510


The branched-chain amino acid is one of the eight essential amino acids that cannot be produced by the body, the three branched-chain amino acids (BCAA's) Leucine, Isoleucine and Valine are of importance.* Based on their unique structure, activity, storage and metabolism, BCAA's have become a staple in the lives of many athletes and physically active individuals. * They account for nearly 1/3 of the amino acids in muscle protein, and play a number of roles in the repair and growth of muscle tissues.* Capsule form provides a convenient dosage format.


  • Essential amino acids for the maintenance of good health*
  • Premium Grade


Adult Dosage:

Take 3 capsules 1-3 times daily on an empty stomach especially before and after exercise.

Each capsules:

L-Leucine ((S)-2-Amino-4-Methylpentanoic Acid) 400 mg

L-Valine ((S)-2-Amino-3-Methylbutanoic Acid) 200 mg

L-Isoleucine ((2S, 3S)-2-Amino-3-Methylpentanoic Acid) 200 mg

Non-Medicinal Ingredients:

Capsule (gelatin, water), Stearic Acid (vegetable source). Contains milk derivative.


These statements have not been evaluated by Health Canada or the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.