L-glutamine is a “conditionally essential” amino acid that has been shown to boost the immune system and help provide support after stress or injury. Magnesium citrate is an easily absorbed source of magnesium which can decrease blood pressure and improve glycemic control. It also improves bone density, thereby helping to prevent potential fractures.
White willow bark contains salicin, which is metabolized into salicylic acid, a close relative of aspirin. Evidence shows white willow bark can reduce inflammation and pain.
Vitamin C helps prevent the common cold or reducing the duration of symptoms. Vitamin E alone has been suggested to protect against exercise-induced oxidative injury in both young and old men. More importantly, in combination with vitamin C, these two act as antioxidants and improve adaptive response to muscle damaging exercise.
What is in Herd Sports Chew?
Full ingredient list: White willow bark Valerian root L-glutamine Magnesium citrate Vitamin C Vitamin E Natural flavor (e.g. wintergreen, mint) Apple cider vinegar Honey Cayenne Water Sugar Salt
Is Herd Sports Chew safe?
Herd Sports Chew contains food products, Generally Recognized As Safe (GRAS) food additives, and FDA designated supplements. All ingredients have longstanding safety profiles. It is safe to use and swallow. White willow bark contains a substance called salicin, which is metabolized by your body to an analogue of aspirin. While this is all part of the design of Herd Sports Chew, we recommend that you do not use Herd Sports Chew if you have an allergy to salicylates such as aspirin. Keeping anything in your mouth for extended periods of time can potentially cause irritation. For that reason we do not recommend leaving Herd Sports Chew in your mouth for long, extended periods of time. We recommend 15-20 minutes per pinch for optimal use.
Who uses Herd Sports Chew?
Professional and amateur athletes, former tobacco users, and current tobacco users trying to quit are some examples of our customers.
Can Herd Sports Chew help me quit tobacco?
Herd Sports Chew has not been tested in controlled clinical trials for its ability to help people quit tobacco, however it is formulated with ingredients shown to reduce nicotine withdrawal symptoms. Clinical studies have also shown that herbal chews similar to Herd Sports Chew are able to help reduce the oral/habitual craving for chewing tobacco that people feel.
Can Herd Sports Chew improve my athletic performance?
Herd Sports Chew contains ingredients commonly used by athletes for supplementation and nutrition, such as the essential amino acid L-glutamine, magnesium, and antioxidants vitamin C and vitamin E. Various ingredients in Herd Sports Chew have been tested and shown to benefit injury prevention and athletic performance. However, Herd Sports Chew has not been tested in controlled trials for its ability to improve athletic performance.
How is Herd Sports Chew made?
Herd Sports Chew is manufactured for Herd Performance Supplements, LLC by Permac Enterprises, Inc. (Bergen, NY).