A healthy cell will constantly be in the process of restocking ATP after it's used in order to always have back-up energy. However, under conditions that might be described as particularly stressful, the most important organs in the body such as skeletal tissues, the heart, and other essential body parts, might not be able to replace used ATP fast enough to reach optimum performance. Taking D-Ribose supplements can have the effect of speeding up this replacement process in order to protect the heart and other organs from failing during times of stress. Also, D-Ribose and a compound related to it called Deoxyribose, which is also components necessary in the formation of DNA and RNA, respectively.
Due to its effects at helping energy levels increase and its efficiency in jump-starting energy storage, D-Ribose is also thought to possibly help in lowering recovery time after an intense workout, making the next one even easier to complete. Also, no matter what age, gender, or level of physical activity you are at, D-Ribose can have beneficial effects.
Health Benefits Provided By D-Ribose
Ribose is instrumental in the synthesis of ATP which in turn goes on to help the body produce energy, making D-Ribose an important aspect in the body's process of energy production. D-Ribose can also assist in increasing stamina and decreasing recovery time, making it useful for athletes. D-Ribose, when taken with Creatine, can have an even more intense and pronounced effect not only on giving new energy to the body but also in increasing the length of a workout routine through its effects on endurance. The supplements that D-Ribose and Creatine come in are generally marketed towards the bodybuilding community.
Supplement FactsServing size: 5000mg
Serving per container: *
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value**|
|... Sugars (as D-Ribose) 5000mg||*|
** Based on 2,000 calorie diet
Added sugar, soy, dairy, yeast, gluten or additives
As a dietary supplement, take 5g three times daily with meals, or as directed by a physician.
Serving Size & Timing
D-Ribose supplements are recommended to be taken in servings of 5 grams three times per day, with meals. After about a month of taking D-Ribose, it is possible to reduce servings down to 5 g daily and still experience the same effects.
CONCENTRATION OF D-RIBOSE
There are no fillers of any kind present in this supplement.
D-RIBOSE SIDE EFFECTS
D-Ribose can be produced by the body naturally, so there are relatively few side effects associated with it. However, going above the recommended dosage can cause adverse side effects such as diarrhea or hypoglycemia. If taken for too long over an extended period of time, it can result in headaches, low blood sugar, and gastrointestinal discomfort. For diabetics, D-Ribose can cause blood sugar levels to plummet, so a medical professional should be consulted before beginning a course of this supplement. Surgery patients or women who are pregnant or nursing should avoid this supplement. It should be taken with food or directly after a large meal.
This supplement can be dissolved easily in water, juice or sports drinks. It tastes sweet and is derived from fermented corn syrup. D-Ribose can be mixed with Creatine to enhance results.
There is no guarantee of specific results and results can vary.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
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