Most“sports drinks” are the same—lots of sugar, salt, and citricacid. HEED is your healthy, subtle-flavored alternative—complexcarbohydrates, a balanced electrolyte profile, and essentialnutrients balance blood sugar, buffer lactic acid, and ensurelong-lasting energy. Xylitol and stevia are tooth-friendlysweeteners.
Mix1 scoop to 16-28 ounces of water.
PleaseNote: Itis believed that xylitol is unsafe for consumption by dogs;therefore, we do not recommend you feed your dog any products thatcontain xylitol, nor any products that are made for humanconsumption.
Maltodextrin –A high-glycemic index (GI) complex carbohydrate, ideal for providingfast-acting, long-lasting energy during exercise and for replenishingthe body’s glycogen stores after exercise.
Xylitol –This natural sweetener is found in a variety of fibrous fruits andvegetables. It promotes oral health, as it does not ferment andsupport the acid-producing bacteria that cause tooth decay. NOTE: Itis believed that xylitol is unsafe for consumption by dogs;therefore, we do not recommend you feed your dog anyxylitol-containing products, including HEED or Recoverite.
Full-spectrumelectrolyte profile –The complete profile of sodium, chloride, calcium, magnesium, andpotassium helps maintain performance of many important bodilyfunctions during exercise, while also helping protect against musclecramping.
L-Carnosine –One of the most versatile and beneficial nutrients available. Itbuffers lactic acid during exercise and offers antioxidant support.
Glycine –This amino acid is beneficial for aiding with muscle tissue repair,protecting collagen in joints, and reducing joint pain. Additionally,glycine has a naturally sweet taste, contributing to HEED’sdelicious flavor.
L-Tyrosine –Aids in the functioning of the adrenal, pituitary, and thyroidglands, which are responsible for the production and regulation ofnumerous key hormones. This contributes to increased performancelevels and decreased recovery time.
Manganese –This trace mineral is necessary for optimal muscle cell enzymereactions and for the conversion of fatty acids and protein intoenergy.
Chromemate®brand chromium polynicotinate –This trace mineral helps regulate blood sugar and plays a vital rolein the synthesis of glucose, fatty acids, and amino acids.