Elemental Nutrition Colostrum is the perfect supplement for individuals engaged in heavy training, looking to boost strength and endurance while at the same time preserve immunity. With heavy training acknowledged as a threat to the immune system, colostrum is the perfect supplement to offset the risk of infection when under a heavy training load1. Colostrum is also a potent anabolic and ergogenic, having been shown to boost IGF-1 levels and improve exercise performance1.
Elemental Nutrition's Colostrum contains a generous 15 g dose, which is directly in line with the positive research studies on colostrum. If taking colostrum, its very important to take between 15-20g to experience all the benefits of colostrum as described below. Products offering doses of between 1-5 g of colostrum are likely to show little to no benefit.
1. Shing CM, et al. Bovine colostrum supplementation and exercise performance. Sports Med. 2009;39(12):1033-1054
2. Mero A, et al. Effects of bovine colostrums supplementation on serum IGF-1, IgG, hormone, and saliva IgA during training. J Appl Physiol. 1997;83(4):1144–1151.
3. Davison G & Diment BC. Bovine colostrum supplementation attenuates the decrease of salivary lysozyme and enhances the recovery of neutrophil function after prolonged exercise. British Journal of Nutrition. 2010;103:1425–1432.
4. Marchbank T, et al. The nutraceutical bovine colostrums truncates the increase in gut permeability caused by heavy exercise in athletes. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2011;300:477–484.
5. Shing CM, et al. The influence of bovine colostrum supplementation on exercise performance in highly trained cyclists. Br J Sports Med. 2006;40:797–801.
6. Shing CM, et al. Effect of bovine colostrum supplementation on immune variables in highly trained cyclists. J Appl Physiol. 2007;102:1113–1122.
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