What is Dextrose?
Dextrose, also known as a glucose or corn sugar, is a sweet tasting carbohydrate that rates very highly on the Glycemic Index (GI).
What are the Benefits of Dextrose?
Dextrose raises blood sugar levels and can be ideal for anyone looking for a quick increase in energy levels.
Who is Dextrose Suitable for?
Dextrose is suitable for a wide variety of sports athletes. High GI carbohydrates can be used before and immediately following training session for best effects. Dextrose would be ideal for team-based sports or endurance events which deplete muscle glycogen stores.
The dietary choices of all our customers are extremely important to us. Whilst this product is manufactured using ingredients and processing aids suitable for the vegan diet, please note that dairy powders are also used within the same production facility and cross contamination may occur at very small levels. This is a position supported by the Vegan Society.
- Excellent source of energy
- High GI carbohydrate
- Sweet tasting and instant mixing
Carbohydrates contribute to muscle recovery† after high intensity and/or endurance exercise. Therefore in order to replenish muscular glycogen stores we recommend adding 1 large scoop (50g) to 150-250ml of water or your favourite beverage in a Myprotein shaker within 4 hours of exercise. †Beneficial effect is obtained through consumption of carbohydrates, from all sources, at a total intake of 4 g per kg body weight, at doses within the first 4 hours and no later than 6 hours of exercise.
Store in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight. This product is intended to be used alongside an active lifestyle and a balanced diet. Suitable for vegetarians and vegans.
May also contain gluten, soy, milk and egg.
Unflavoured: Dextrose Powder (100%)
Serving Size – 2 Scoops (80g)
Servings Per Container – 12 (1kg)
|Per 100g||Per Serving||*RI|
|Energy||1700 kJ/400 kcal||1360 kJ/320 kcal||16%|
|Fat||0 g||0 g||0%|
|of which saturates||0 g||0 g||0%|
|Carbohydrates||100 g||80 g||30%|
|of which sugars||100 g||80 g||89%|
|Protein||0 g||0 g||0%|
|Salt||0 g||0 g||0%|
* Reference intake of an average adult (8400 kJ/2000 kcal)
The nutritional information is based on the Unflavoured version, when choosing an alternative flavour the nutritional values may vary by up to 10%