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    what does eveyone think would help preserve muscle better while cutting: bcaa, Leucine, or bcaa with extra leucine.

    would luecine alone make much of a difference? i remember reading that without the iso and valine its not much benefit, but i have also heard it works great alone. i know bcaa is amazing, its just luecine is so much cheaper, and would make sense seeing as it is the primary amino in bcaas.

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    For maximum anti-catabolism, I would say to use the BCAAs w/ extra Leucine. By making your body anabolic, you are preventing any muscle breakdown.
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    BCAA'S and a cortisol blocker, the list goes on but those are great products.
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    Quote Originally Posted by charger71 View Post
    BCAA'S and a cortisol blocker, the list goes on but those are great products.
    agreed
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    Something like Retain, and BCAA's like ICE would be your best bet IMO.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rodja View Post
    For maximum anti-catabolism, I would say to use the BCAAs w/ extra Leucine. By making your body anabolic, you are preventing any muscle breakdown.
    Exactly what I was thinking.
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    good input, thanks guys.
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    Tren - someone had to say it haha
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    Quote Originally Posted by justreading View Post
    Tren - someone had to say it haha
    tren, ha. no, ill pass on that for a few years.
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    Xtend or Purple Wraath + Bulk BCAA
    Amazing combo.
    training days I use 15g before, 15g during, 10-15 after, then wait a little while (15-20min) then PWO drink.
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    Quote Originally Posted by heebs10 View Post
    what does eveyone think would help preserve muscle better while cutting: bcaa, Leucine, or bcaa with extra leucine.

    would luecine alone make much of a difference? i remember reading that without the iso and valine its not much benefit, but i have also heard it works great alone. i know bcaa is amazing, its just luecine is so much cheaper, and would make sense seeing as it is the primary amino in bcaas.
    I would say BCAA.

    Leucine alone would work ok, but it would not work as well as BCAA would.
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    Is there any huge benefit to BCAA Ethyl Ester? If price were not an option, is it worth getting over bulk BCAA?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gutterpump View Post
    Is there any huge benefit to BCAA Ethyl Ester? If price were not an option, is it worth getting over bulk BCAA?
    I don't know if BCAA EE has any benefit at all. I would stick with what is proven to work.
  

  
 

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