Muscletech Platinum 100% Whey is a protein powder that combines whey concentrates, isolates and hydrolysates.
MuscleTech are a well-established American bodybuilding supplement manufacturer.
Whey Protein Blend
Muscletech Platinum 100% Whey uses three different types of whey, which are really 3 steps in the processing of the protein.
- Whey protein isolate is pure protein with the lactose and fat removed.
- Whey concentrate has the lactose and fat left in.
- Whey hydrolyse has had the proteins broken down into smaller amino acid chains for faster absorption.
Whey protein has been shown to be the most effective form of muscle building protein supplement (1).
There are 24 grams of protein in each serving.
Glutamine is an amino acid which stimulates protein synthesis by driving nitrogen into the cell (2).
It also boosts exercise performance.
Who Takes it?
Muscletech Platinum 100% Whey is used by bodybuilders and recreational gym-goers who are seeking to increase their muscle mass.
How to Take it
Combine a 30 gram serving with 250 mls of water or milk and mix well. Take half an hour before and immediately following a workout.
People who are lactose intolerant may experience gas and bloating when taking this supplement.
- 3-way protein blend
- 100% protein
- Great taste
- No added digestive enzymes
Muscletech Platinum 100% Whey provides a fast acting whey protein blend that will go directly to your muscle cells.
However, the absence of any digestive enzymes may cause digestive issues in some people.
The carb level, at 12%, may also be a little high for some people.