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Can I take Amino acid powder instead of protein powder?

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Can I take Amino acid powder instead of protein powder?

Postby CindyHang » Fri Oct 19, 2012 9:25 am

Hello friends,

What's the difference between them?
Isn't it the breakdown of protein?
What would happen if I take Amino acid powder instead of protein?

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Postby JackBean » Fri Oct 19, 2012 9:51 am

well, proteins in food are digested to amino acids anyway. However, the acidic environment could destroy some of the amino acids.

Cis or trans? That's what matters.
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Postby jinx25 » Sun Oct 21, 2012 1:32 am

Yah i think free form AA's are more expensive too. Just buy pea protein its like $20 a kg on ebay or 5kg for $80. Free of ALL allergens and tastes good.
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