Most supplements on the market haven't caused problems, but there is less oversight of supplements sold in the United States than of prescription drugs. In their joint statement, the American Dietetic Association and the American College of Sports Medicine noted some cases of protein supplements also containing anabolic steroids. One 2010 experiment by Consumer Reports tested 15 protein drinks purchased online or from stores in the New York metro area. The study found three products that would exceed the daily limit of arsenic, cadmium and mercury set by the . Pharmacopeial Convention if a person consumed more than the three recommended servings.
Ingredients: % processed proteins (ultra-filtered whey protein concentrate (from milk), whey protein isolate (from milk), whey protein hydrolysate (from milk)), maltodextrin, flavourings, thickeners – gum arabic, xanthan gum, sodium carboxymethyl cellulose; % L-glutamine, medium chain fatty acids oil (MCT oil), % taurine, waxy corn starch, isomaltulose*, fructose, sweeteners - acesulfame K, sucralose, cyclamates; acidity regulator – potassium chloride; emulsifier – soy lecithin; colorants: carmine (for all kinds of strawberry, strawberry-kiwi, cherry and cherry-banana flavours), E 150c (for all kinds of cookie cream, toffee, chocolate, ice coffee, coffee, cappuccino, tiramisu, hazelnut flavours), riboflavin, E 133 (for all kinds of pistachio flavours). * Isomaltulose is a source of glucose and fructose
BLENDER: Add one rounded scoop of Gold Standard 100% Whey™ to a blender filled with 6-8 oz of water, nonfat milk, or your favorite beverage. Blend for 20-30 seconds. Then add 1 or 2 ice cubes and blend for an additional 30 seconds.
SHAKE UP YOUR SHAKE: By adding fresh or frozen fruits, peanut butter, flaxseed oil, coconut and other high-energy ingredients, you can transform your shake into a delicious high-protein meal.
STACK YOUR SHAKE: You can make Gold Standard 100% Whey™ an even more powerful recovery product by adding supplements like creatine, glutamine, BCAA, and concentrated carbohydrate powders.