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TheDukeUSMC‎, 11-20-2012 06:20 PM
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Too much zinc?

Started supplementing with Znc to help improve sleep issues and perhaps help out in strength gains. I am 51 and overwieght but slowly correcting it thru good diet and workouts. Getting some morning headaches that hang on for the first few hours of waking(water consumption is very good) and...

panzerman64‎, Today 12:07 PM
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Constant tiredness caused by high creatinine in blood?

I decided to come here for advice because I am unhappy at my GP's response to my concern. Around 4-5 weeks ago I had some blood work done because I noticed that I have been feeling very tired a lot of the time which was not normal for me. All of the results came back fine apart from my...

pwaddy‎, 04-03-2015 10:25 AM
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Maximizing Arachidonic Acid delivery to skeletal muscle

I made a cursory glance into the X-Factor thread and I didn't see any suggestion on when to take X-Factor, or other Arachidonic acid products, so here is my suggestion. Background After ingestion, fatty acids like arachidonic acid are emulsifed and taken up into enterocytes where they are...

neuron‎, 10-03-2009 09:01 PM
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Creatine and cancer??

I recently just started taking creatine and now suddenly there are there new studies coming out about how It can cause testicular cancer! How accurate are these studies? And should I stop

jetnut69‎, 04-16-2015 06:33 PM
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Supplements and Testicular Cancer Link?

Any thoughts on the study that was released a few days ago on the link between 'muscle building supplements" and testicular cancer correlation? They lump protein powders, creatine and androgenics all in one so who really knows what it's attributed to. But the results are interesting nonetheless.

lefh189‎, 04-15-2015 11:03 AM
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Tongkat Ali Long-Term Effect on SHBG's

I found this post by Nptadude (member of another site): No doubt... tongkat ali is the most powerful herbal substance as far as it goes with stimulating LH production, and it also has a particularly useful to steroid users property in that it reduces SHBG's which essentially makes you less...

papi93‎, 03-31-2006 12:12 PM
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DAA at 3 and 6 g reduces testosterone

braskibra‎, 04-16-2015 01:12 PM
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Red face Dangerous mix?

Been mixing a few different supplements latley and started worrying about what I could accidentaly be creating in my shaker bottle. For instance sometimes i'll mix my beta-alanine with my crea-kong creatine (which has 3 different types of creatine) sometimes ill throw some nitrogen bound BCAA's in...

andrewdaw56‎, 03-11-2015 01:52 PM
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Post Better: Casein protein powder or Whole milk?

I was just wondering what most people thought was better. It seems I'm allergic to any kind of whey protein powder, but I have no issues with lactose-free whole milk (cuz I'm moderately lactose-intolerant). Lactose-free milk tastes just a tad sweeter than regular milk anyway. It's cuz when the...

64yoda‎, 03-05-2015 12:41 PM
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Long-term (5 years), high daily dosage of dietary agmatine--evidence of safety

"There is presently a great interest in the therapeutic potential of agmatine, decarboxylated arginine, for various diseases. Recent clinical studies have already shown that oral agmatine sulfate given for up to 3 weeks provides a safe and, as compared with current therapeutics, more effective...

eatyourspinach‎, 04-15-2015 12:51 PM
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p6 black or p6 extreme

I was wondering if anyone could tell me the difference for a starter. I've lost some weight and strength with it so i heard about a friend who had some great strength gains with this while maintianing weight loss. Im curious if i get it do i need to run an estrogen blocker with it too? ...

Devoncounts‎, 04-09-2015 12:02 AM
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LINKED Test Booster- Giant Killer Labs Aromatase Inhibitor

Hi I'm new here. I just bought this supp and wanted to know if anyone has had good results with Androst 3, 5-dien-7, 17-dione? I know it suppresses estrogen. I was going to give some to my girl too since I couldn't find a good testosterone booster for women that would get her hard. Thanks

dannyjordan1989‎, 04-13-2015 03:53 PM
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Effects of Alpha-GPC on GH levels

Acute supplementation with alpha-glycerylphosphorylcholine augments growth hormone response to, and peak force production during, resistance exercise Tim Ziegenfuss email, Jamie Landis and Jennifer Hofheins The Center for Applied Health Science Research, Division of Sports Nutrition and...

Caiolgn‎, 09-27-2008 11:14 AM
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Progesterone - lower back pain

Hi I wonder if anyone with any experience or knowledge can help. I recently started taking a supplement containing progesterone. I have developed a dull ache in my lower back that is relieved with mobility and worse when I am at rest. Worst when sitting. It's more irksome than really...

Chuck19760000‎, 03-14-2015 05:32 AM
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About whey supplementation

Hello bodybuilders! Its george. As you can notice my presence here is due to the wanting of becoming a bodybuilder. Im 15 years old, 71 kg. 181 meters. I have been working out for 2 months.. Today was the first day for me to start using supplements, i bought a gold standard whey protein... I have...

Georgemedhat1‎, 03-12-2015 02:20 PM
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how can you remove creatine from ur system

how long does it take for creatine to pass threw ur system and what can make it help pass threw ur system faster like does water help. and is it ok to load for a week than stop than load for again than stop and load again

gorillawarfare‎, 01-19-2006 11:07 PM
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C&P Cannibal Ferox vs. Cellucor C4 Ripped...

Looking at the ingredients they seem to have similar vascular/energy effects- any opinions as to which is better?

ansonhunter‎, 04-06-2015 04:32 PM
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Creatine and dropping water

I hope this question isn't too dumb, please be gentle with me :) It is a known fact that creatine pulls water into the muscles. Now, for competition bodybuilders try to rid themselves of as much water as possible, but want to retain as much muscle fullness as possible. So my question is: would...

sy2502‎, 04-02-2015 10:55 AM
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Exclamation Caffeine Use And Long Term Side Effects

"There are risks associated associated with caffeine especially with over periods of months or years. Let's start with the stomach. Extended caffeine use can lead to peptic ulcers and gastric reflux. Next comes the brain. Nervousness, headaches, anxiety are also reported, as well as memory loss and...

GOTSPEED‎, 04-22-2009 06:59 PM
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Muscletech Clear Muscle

Hi, I am about to take Muscletech Clear Muscle, Do I still need to consume a protein supplement post-workout like Whey isolate?

shwetankjuneja‎, 03-10-2015 02:42 AM
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Too many supplements?

Calcium Fish Oil D Muscle Milk Multivitamin Cucumin Alpha Brain Neuro-PS What should I cut/add/replace or is this okay? I don't feel anything adverse when I take these, but don't want to be unknowingly doing something bad to myself long term... At the moment, I'm doing work which requires...

GlutenFreeWater‎, 11-10-2014 05:15 PM
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Which is the BCAA ratio for 100% Beef Protein (Muscletech) and Carnivor?

Does somebody know hoy much bcaa grams are per serving in each of this products and which is the ratio? : 1) 100% beef protein (muscletech). 2) carnivor. I donīt find it anywhere!

diehaa‎, 03-05-2015 09:59 AM
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Another failed nitrate study in trained athletes: Randomized Control Trial

Acute Beetroot Juice Supplementation Does Not Improve Cycling Performance in Normoxia or Moderate Hypoxia. MacLeod KE1, Nugent SF, Barr SI, Koehle MS, Sporer BC, MacInnis MJ. Author information Abstract Beetroot juice (BR) has been shown to lower the oxygen cost of exercise in normoxia and may...

braskibra‎, 03-29-2015 09:31 AM
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Smile Creatine help

Hi I've just bought some creatine tabs "creatine monohudrate" and on the label it suggests 5 tablets each tablet being 5g. After research I am finding loads of different suggestions and not sure how much of it to take so here are my facts. Around 146 pounds 5'6 with a body fat % of 14% Any...

sg264‎, 03-26-2015 11:52 AM
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"nitrate pumps" are most likely placebo "The lack of any observable effects of acute nitrate supplementation on handgrip exercise blood flow in the present study were unexpected, especially considering the relatively high dose of nitrate we administered (BRnitrate visit) and the...

braskibra‎, 03-05-2015 06:10 AM
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