Frequently Asked Questions

Over the years we've been in business we often receive regular and common questions in relation to our products.  To make your life easier, we have put together a number of these questions and answers so you can be armed with the right information.

Amino Acid Frequently Asked Questions

Do you guarantee your aminos?

At Bulk Nutrients we have strict quality control systems in place which guarantees the quality of products to the end user. Quality is something which is very important to us.

Can aminos be used after their 'best before'?

The vital part here is "best before" and not used by. All of our amino acids are very stable and will last almost indefinitely if stored well.

Are your aminos sourced from China?

Our amino acids, like 99% of the world's supply are from China. China now has a very high standard of production of pharmaceutical ingredients, with some of the world's best practises.

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Carbohydrate Frequently Asked Questions

Why should I have powdered carb instead of in regular food?

Powdered carbs are generally easily digested with the benefit of being able to add them to shakes.

How cost effective are Bulk Nutrients carbs?

Bulk’s powdered carbs are very cost effective in turning any drink to a high carb/calorie meal.

How many grams of carbs is ideal?

There is no set rule here, it can depend on your goals. Most users of powdered carbs find 20 – to 50g optimal.

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Fat Burner Frequently Asked Questions

How do fat burners work?

Fat burners generally work by thermogenesis.

Which type of fat burner is best?

This depends on your goals and there are several types to choose from – protein based (Thermowhey), capsules (Burner Combination) or powders (AM or PM Burner).

Are fat burners safe?

For the normal healthy person at the correct dose, they are generally safe. If in doubt get in touch with our Customer Service Team or your health care professional.

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Nootropics Frequently Asked Questions

What are nootropics?

Nootropics are often called 'smart' drugs are those substances which are reported to enhance memory, cognition and intelligence.

How do I measure small doses of nootropics?

Nootropics have a very small dose (usually far less than 1 gram). As such using microscales are essential to ensure accuracy.

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Protein Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy WPC or WPI?

For ultimate protein content, WPI. For best bang for your buck, WPC.

How do I mix protein?

To mix protein, add liquid to a shaker or blender then the powdered protein. Screw the lid on, shake and serve!

When should I take protein?

Protein can be taken at any time of the day whenever a boost in protein level is required. This is usually just after training.

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Test Booster Frequently Asked Questions

How do test boosters work?

Test boosters work by enhancing one's natural testosterone production.

How should I take test boosters?

Test Boosters should be either taken continuously or cycled. If cycling test boosters, we usually recommend 2 weeks on, 2 weeks off.

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Which protein is best for my needs?

I want ultimate purity, what's the best protein?

If cost is no issue, we always recommend Whey Protein Isolate as it's a great tasting, fast absorbed protein source available in great flavours.

I'm a vegetarian/vegan, which is the best protein for me?

We're big fans of our Earth Protein blend as it's available in a range of flavours, has a high protein content and wide amino acid spread.

I'd like to bulk up, what's my protein?

Muscle Food 101 is a mass gainer protein blen which is great for those that find it difficult to put on muscle mass.

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