i5™ Energize is an all-natural, nutrient-dense shake mix designed to support healthy energy production, gastrointestinal integrity, cytokine balance, and the body's natural ability to detoxify. It is a wholesome alternative for individuals seeking to maintain robust energy levels, enhance their workout, or simply maintain overall health and wellness. This unique, fructose-free formula contains the same micronutrient profile (different dosages) found in XYMOGEN's ActivNutrients® without Copper & Iron, along with supplemental methylcobalamin (activated vitamin B12) and whole coffee fruit standardized to chlorogenic acid. i5 Energize features VegaPro™, a non-GMO, pea-based protein; IgG 2000 CWP™, a bovine-derived immunoglobulin concentrate; truebroc®, glucoraphanin from broccoli seed extract; and arabinogalactan, a prebiotic. i5 Energize provides 80 mg of caffeine per serving.*
- Supports Healthy Energy Production and Metabolism*
- Supports Immune Function by Providing Immunoglobulins and Other Immune Factors*
- Supports Intestinal Health*
- Supports Healthy Intestinal Cytokine Balance*
- Supports Healthy Body Composition*
- Supports Detoxification and Antioxidant Systems*
i5 Energize™ is an innovative and healthy way to add protein, micronutrients, immunoglobulins, and fiber to your daily routine. This nutritious and delicious shake provides antioxidant, detoxification, and energy support. It can be part of a healthy and energizing breakfast, a great pre-workout shake, or a quick pick-me-up in the afternoon. i5 Energize is a nutrient-rich alternative to common energy drinks.*
VegaPro™ XYMOGEN’s proprietary blend of pea protein isolate, taurine, rice protein concentrate, L-glutamine, and glycine provides 18 g of plant-based protein per serving of i5 Energize. VegaPro is easily digested, is gluten-free, and achieves an amino acid score of 100%.[1,2] This amino acid profile supports protein metabolism and lean body mass. Aminogen® enhances protein digestibility and absorption.*
Coffee Fruit Extract and Green Coffee Bean Extract Blend i5 Energize contains a propriety blend of KonaRed® coffee fruit extract, green coffee bean extract, and caffeine anhydrous. Hawaiian KonaRed coffee fruit extract is a natural source of chlorogenic acids and their derivatives quinic acid and ferulic acid. Chlorogenic acids from green coffee bean extract are readily metabolized by humans and have been researched specifically for their positive effects on cytokine balance and antioxidant support.[4,5] Animal and human studies suggest that these chlorogenic acids can be used safely and help maintain vasoreactivity and blood pressure already within the normal range.*[6-8]
ActivNutrients® without Copper & Iron The USDA Dietary Guidelines suggest that dietary supplements can help fulfill our micronutrient needs. The balanced array of vitamins, minerals, and cofactors in i5 Energize provides a micronutrient foundation that helps support healthy energy production and metabolism. ActivNutrients without Copper & Iron delivers highly bioavailable micronutrients, such as Albion® TRAACS® minerals (the real amino acid chelate system), natural-source vitamin E as mixed tocopherols, and activated B vitamins, including 5-methyltetrahydrofolate as Quatrefolic®.*
IgG 2000 CWP™ is an immunoglobulin concentrate from colostral whey peptides that delivers a minimum of 40% IgG immunoglobulin along with an array of compounds, including growth factors, sialic acid, lactoferrin, proline-rich peptides (PRPs), oligosaccharides, and gangliosides. Each of these components provides the user with different and complementary health benefits, such as fundamental support of immune function and modulation, lean body mass, brain and thymus health, microbiota modulation, and cytokine balance.*
Oral consumption of immunoglobulins derived from colostrum supports passive immunity, protects the body, and eliminates unwanted molecules.[13-16] The most versatile, IgG, is capable of carrying out all of the functions of immunoglobulin molecules, accounting for IgG 2000 CWP’s broad range of immune-supportive effects. A review of the research confirms that bovine colostrum supplementation confers other benefits, such as the maintenance of gastrointestinal integrity.[18-20] Oral immunoglobulins have been used in sports nutrition to support lean body mass, physical exercise, and recovery following high-intensity training.[18,22] The 2.5 grams of immunoglobulins in each serving of i5 Energize contribute to individual dosing requirements.*
OncoPLEX™ (glucoraphanin) This patented plant-based ingredient, also known as sulforaphane glucosinolate, is extracted from one of its most concentrated cruciferous sources—broccoli seeds. An abundance of research demonstrates that when glucoraphanin is broken down to its active form, sulforaphane, it safely and effectively upregulates the body’s natural phase II detoxification enzymes.[24-26] This activity in turn supports antioxidant activity and helps protect cells, cell membranes, and tissues from free-radical damage.*
Arabinogalactan Sourced from the larch tree, arabinogalactan is considered an excellent source of fiber, a prebiotic, and a precursor to short-chain fatty acids, all elements that help support gastrointestinal health.*[27,28]
Natural flavors (no MSG), inulin (from chicory), dried cane syrup, sunflower oil, cellulose gum, xanthan gum, taurine, medium-chain triglyceride oil, fungal proteasesS4, guar gum, stevia leaf extract, L-glutamine, glycine, and silica.
Blend, shake, or briskly stir the contents of one packet (46 g) into 8-10 oz chilled water and consume once daily, or as directed by your healthcare professional. Adjust the amount of water to desired sweetness and thickness. Consult your healthcare professional prior to use. Individuals taking medication should discuss potential interactions with their healthcare professionals. Caffeine should not be combined with synephrine or ephedrine. Use cautiously in individuals who have a history of abnormal heart rhythm.
Keep closed in a cool, dry place out of reach of children.
Formulated To Exclude:
Wheat, gluten, yeast, soy protein, fish, shellfish, peanuts, tree nuts, eggs, artificial colors, and artificial sweeteners.
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