For periods of intense training, L-Glutamine supplements provide an alternative supply to your body's own manufacture, this helps prevent muscle breakdown and supports the immune system.
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L-Glutamine is the most abundant amino acid in the body, in a large part because it is needed a lot by the brain, intestines, kidneys, lungs and immune system and also because you can manufacture your own. It is actually termed a 'non-essential amino acid', but this can be misleading, because under times of high training stress, if you leave your body to produce its own supply, it will break down muscle tissue in order to make it available.
Logic dictates that this is not desirable when you are a training athlete. Therefore, supplementation with L-Glutamine immediately after exercise stops the body scavenging for an alternative supply and eating into your well-earned muscle. It also ensures that plenty of L-Glutamine is available to fuel the immune system. Numerous studies have considered the effects of L-Glutamine supplementation on immune function and although the findings are mixed, there appears to be enough evidence to support its worth. Couple the benefits of L-Glutaimine with HMB and it's clear that there are huge gains to be achieved by taking a supplement containing both of these.
TORQ is a Fitness Consultancy. It always has been and always will be. Their roots are firmly entrenched in both Fitness Consultancy and Cycling and believe this provides them with their unique edge and integrity. Their range of performance nutrition products have been developed through a need to offer the highest standard of support to the athletes they work with. TORQ have uncompromising standards, yet also have a conscience. They absolutely refuse to use ingredients that are not derived from a NATURAL source, or don’t naturally occur within the human body and are firmly of the opinion that artificial ingredients like sweeteners offer no performance advantage, can cause stomach discomfort and could potentially harm your health long term. Advanced compounds like D-Ribose, HMB and L-Glutamine naturally occur within the human body and represent some of the most potent supplements available on the market today, so why would you want to use anything artificial? Every ingredient they use is included to the levels recommended by available research. TORQ do not cut corners and do not accept compromise.
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