I have a whey protein weight gainer (includes creatine and glutamine) that says "best by 7/2010", which means its about a year past expiration. It hasn't been opened and the SEAL HAS NOT BEEN OPENED. So- do you guys think it would be safe to use? Thanks.
Thread: Expired Whey Protein
06-25-2011, 03:57 PM #1
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It should be fine. The bio availability might be a little lower but I don't think it will be an issue. I bought some dirt cheap protein online, got it, and it was 18 months past sell by. (In all fairness it was 5lbs for 28$). It clumped pretty bad unless blended. You could try and pull some shinanigans and contact a local supp shop and say you purchased it there and it past sell by. Or say it got sold to you and call the original company. They might replace it.
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07-03-2011, 07:22 PM #11
TWO YEARS EXPIRED and mine's still fine.
Have been using an opened 10lb bag of ON's 100% Whey - Vanilla Ice Cream for a month now that was TWO YEARS expired. I was leery, but live in a dry climate and it was in a dark cabinet. Decided to give it a try. Been using two scoops twice daily.
The consistency, taste and results are the same as when I had first opened it, before the expiration date. Very glad I didn't throw it out, as I had about six pounds of it remaining. Seeing good gains with my workout and whey supplementation.
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