ergogenic


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er·go·gen·ic

(er'gō-jen'ik),
Tending to increase work.

ergogenic

[ur′gōjen′ik]
a tendency to increase work output.

ergogenic

(ĕr″gō-jĕn′ĭk) [Gr. ergon, work, + gennan, to produce]
Having the ability to increase work, esp. to increase the potential for work output.
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We expected that mass information about such products, and the associated expectations about their ergogenic effects, could shape people's motivation or perception of effort in exercise performance, which may result in a placebo effect.
Athletes with EIB require short-acting 02-agonists for the relief and/or prevention of symptoms during sporting performance which has the potential to be ergogenic.
These findings indicate that octacosanol may potentially be used as an ergogenic agent.
Subjects were also required to have been free from any nutritional supplements or ergogenic aids for 6 weeks preceding the study and were asked to refrain from taking any additional supplements during the course of the study.
While numerous studies (10, 13) demonstrated role of [beta]-alanine and creatine as an ergogenic aid, the potential of oral [beta]-alanine and creatine intake to improve antioxidant capacity especially during the repeated high-intensity activities has yet to be fully quantified.
Coffee is a popular source of caffeine, so this paper looked at the research surrounding its ergogenic benefits.
The use of carbohydrates during exercise as an ergogenic aid.
and 4 questions asking about the number of servings consumed per day in accordance with the 4 food groups in the CFG as well as 1 question about supplement and ergogenic aid use.
VITAMINS Multivitamin 67 Vitamin C 60 Vitamin D 44 Multivitamin with minerals 42 Vitamin B12 39 Vitamin B6 32 Vitamin B complex 31 Vitamin E 29 Vitamin A 26 Beta-carotene 14 MINERALS % Magnesium 44 Calcium 43 Iron 38 Zinc 31 Potassium 24 Folic acid 20 Niacin 16 Selenium 16 Phosphorus 14 Copper 12 Chromium picolinate 8 Sodium bicarbonate 8 Cobalt 5 ERGOGENIC % Caffeine 72 Omega-3, -6 or -9 fish oils 38 Calorie replacements 26 Energy drinks 22 Creatine 14 Glucosamine/chondroitin 12 MCT oils 11 HMB 2 Pyruvate 1 PROTEIN/OTHER % Amino acids 29 Egg protein 23 Whey protein 21 Glutamine 18 Soy protein and isoflavones 16 Rice protein 14 Branched-chain amino acids 14 Arginine 10 Pea protein 9 Casein protein 8 Aspartic acid 6 Beta-alanine 5 Hemp protein 5 Weight-gain powders 3