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    RPM Question


    Hello

    I was wondering if putting RPM into a drink would make the absortion faster and if so how much faster?

    Also i'm a non-responder ...i'm around 185 and have tried upping the dosage from 4 to 5 and 5 to 6....I've been on it for about a week and noticed much of nothing. Could it be plausible to make me a responder by making it into a drink?

    p.s. sorry if i have a asked something that has been answered multiple times...i tried searching and found nothing regarding this.
    Thanks in advance

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    How and when are you taking it?
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    Quote Originally Posted by uzerfriendly View Post
    Hello

    I was wondering if putting RPM into a drink would make the absortion faster and if so how much faster?

    Also i'm a non-responder ...i'm around 185 and have tried upping the dosage from 4 to 5 and 5 to 6....I've been on it for about a week and noticed much of nothing. Could it be plausible to make me a responder by making it into a drink?

    p.s. sorry if i have a asked something that has been answered multiple times...i tried searching and found nothing regarding this.
    Thanks in advance

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    As a general rule drinks always hit you much faster. At least this has always been my experience. Anybody remember the original ultimate orange with ephedra? Stuff was awesome.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rodja View Post
    How and when are you taking it?
    ....I eat 50g protein and 60g carbs no fat...2 hours before workout and 1 hour before workout i take RPM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by uzerfriendly View Post
    ....I eat 50g protein and 60g carbs no fat...2 hours before workout and 1 hour before workout i take RPM.
    What sources of protein and carbs.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rodja View Post
    What sources of protein and carbs.
    Tuna and non-fat yogurt and banana
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    Quote Originally Posted by uzerfriendly View Post
    Tuna and non-fat yogurt and banana
    Perhaps the alkaline levels from the yogurt and banana are interfering with the absorption. Try this next time-dose the RPM ~90 minutes before training and eat your pre-WO meal ~60 minutes before training.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rodja View Post
    Perhaps the alkaline levels from the yogurt and banana are interfering with the absorption. Try this next time-dose the RPM ~90 minutes before training and eat your pre-WO meal ~60 minutes before training.
    Thanks for the advice...i'll give it a shot and i'll update tomorrow on the effects!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rodja View Post
    Perhaps the alkaline levels from the yogurt and banana are interfering with the absorption. Try this next time-dose the RPM ~90 minutes before training and eat your pre-WO meal ~60 minutes before training.
    wow, good advice, never thought about the alkaline levels!
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    Quote Originally Posted by TheMyth View Post
    wow, good advice, never thought about the alkaline levels!
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    I can't comment on whether it hits harder or not for sure (I think it does personally but could be a partial placebo effect?), but I will tell you that it tastes horrible . I don't think RPM was intended to be a tasty beverage.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rodja View Post
    Perhaps the alkaline levels from the yogurt and banana are interfering with the absorption. Try this next time-dose the RPM ~90 minutes before training and eat your pre-WO meal ~60 minutes before training.
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    Well look at the big brains on Rodja...

    Anywho, IMO 1 hour isn't that long. I am sure your belly is still full and is affecting the absorption. Especially the yogurt.

    I would do what Rodja suggested or maybe try eating 2 hours prior to your RPM intake and then have a light snack 30-45 minutes after if you need to.
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    Thanks Rodja....I tried what you said and it definitely makes a difference.
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    Quote Originally Posted by uzerfriendly View Post
    Thanks Rodja....I tried what you said and it definitely makes a difference.
    That's great to hear.
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