The Electrolyte Powder is made up of the essential electrolytes; Sodium, Potassium, Calcium and Magnesium. These help to provide the electrical energy necessary for many functions within the human body, including nerve impulse transmission and myofibril contractions. When exercising, some of these nutrients may be lost through sweating.
Suitable for anyone taking part in intense, physical exercise where there is abundant fluid loss.
The dietary choices of all our customers are extremely important to us. Whilst this product is manufactured using ingredients and processing aids suitable for the vegan diet, please note that dairy powders are also used within the same production facility and cross contamination may occur at very small levels.
Please note that the labelling on this product is provided in English as a minimum. French, Italian, German, Spanish, Danish, Swedish and Finnish may also be present on a product by product basis.
Add 500ml of water or fruit juice into our shaker. Then add 800 mg, shake and consume. Use 1 - 2 times daily.
Note: We advise that all servings are measured using an accurate set of scales. While we make every attempt to provide an accurate equivalent measure using our Myprotein scoops, these are only approximate and are not a substitute for using a standardised measuring device.
Do not exceed the stated recommended daily dose. This product is a food supplement and therefore should not be used as a substitute for a varied diet and a healthy lifestyle. Store in a cool dry place, out of the reach of young children.
Made in a facility that also handles Milk, Soy, Egg, Gluten and products thereof.
Unflavoured: Electrolyte Powder (100%) (Sodium Chloride, Potassium Sulphate, Calcium Di Phosphate, Magnesium Oxide)
Serving Size - 1/6 tsp. (800 mg)
Servings Per Container - 312 (250g), 624 (500g)
* Reference intake of an average adult (8400 kJ/2000 kcal)
The nutritional information is based on the Unflavoured version, when choosing an alternative flavour the nutritional values may vary.
Where reviews refer to foods or cosmetic products, results may vary from person to person. Customer reviews are independent and do not represent the views of The Hut Group.
In hot weather I was suffering with dehydration, I was taking on water, but forgot about salt replacement, this does the job. You don't need a big amount. It tastes horrible. It works.Goes Well With:Ribeana
I couldn't agree more with the comment below. Product states it contains potassium but there's no dose available. I used my fitness pal which said it contained 60, when the rda is 4700, it's not even worth taking. It teaches you to read the descriptions properly, this is essentially just table salt. You'd be better off using pink himayalan salt to make sole.Goes Well With:Fish & chips
Didn't notice any changes using this product, no positive ones nor negative ones. My guess is, might as well add some more salt to your dinner. I think it's poor advertising that nutrition info on the bag doesn't state the amount of potassium or magnesium. Could well be an unnoticeable amount. Maybe I'll just fill my table salt jar with it ;)Goes Well With:Boiled egg?
After doing lots of cardio and weights I found I was tired and my energy was flagging so after research i found it's because when you sweat you loose a lot of the salts etc in your body so I bought this product. I use it after my morning workout and then in afternoon and i have noticed my energy levels are maintained as normalGoes Well With:Mix in protein shake
Great product, keeps you properly hydrated. If you're used to fruity electrolyte drinks, the taste may be a bit strange and even unpleasant at the beggining, but I actually learnt to like it. Also, great value!
These salts taste salty... Who would have thought. As per previous reviews you need so little so the pouch goes a early long way. It's seen my wife and I though 6 months of distance training, cross training after football / cycling hydration.Goes Well With:Apple / Orange squash.
Superb product,mixes well,yes it tastes a little salty but it does compose of various salts and minerals so its to be expected. one level scoop of the micro scoop provided mixed well into to a pint of Robinsons Lemon Barley made the drink slightly salty but nowhere near as unpleasant as some of the drama queens on her would have you believe. Now completely cramp free whilst working my way through various crossfit circuits,beats the likes of powerade lucozade hands down! Goes Well With:fruit squash.
This is absolutely awful , the salty taste was too overpowering. I have used electrolyte drinks and powders before that had no taste at all so assumed this would be the same. I found it a complete waste of money as I will not be using it anymore due to the horrible taste of it. Goes Well With:nothing
Not had it long enough to review
great post workout with my protein, can't taste it at all when mixed with protein only slightly when with water only. keeps my energy up too, it gives what your body needs after intense training - correct essential salt levels
Sweat loss means loss of salts (electrolytes). Salts are required for efficient performance. This product has the right ingredients (i'm no chemist but I did my homework), mixes well and tastes as it should (it's salt, of course it's salty). Apparently an average sweat loss per hour is 0.5-2.0L. Apparently an average litter of sweat lost has 2.6g of salts. I know I sweat more than those numbers, and I know that I get headaches if I don't hydrate properly, and by that I mean adding electrolytes to my drinks, whether during or after the workout. I haven't nailed down the amounts I should use because i'm scared to add 5g of salts for every hour that I work out, and I know that the food I'll eat will likely make up for a lot of the salts lost in the first place, but so far I've been adding a little scoop (the one that comes with the bag) in every bike bottle I drink and this already goes a long way. Those bottles are 0.75L. I usually go through 1 bottle per hour when on the bike. More when working out in the (warm) gym doing circuits. Anecdotally, i also put 40-50g of sugars in each bottle (equal volume mix of fructose, palatinose and maltodextrin).
Bought this as I always used to get headaches after particularly sweaty workouts like spin classes, so someone suggested I may benefit from adding electrolyte powder to my workout drink. Yes it's a bit salty but I just add a bit of squash and I actually quite like the taste, and as long as I keep properly hydrated throughout my workout my headaches are usually kept at bay.
I have been running long distances (10-15 miles) for the past few months, and always ended up with tight muscles or cramp in the evenings after exercise. I use this powder along with the electrolyte plus capsules and haven't had cramp since. For my longer runs, I mix the powder into my water bottle that I take with me. The taste is quite salty, but the powder is very effective a staving off cramp. Goes Well With:Water
This certainly does as it describes. i wanted to know though if there is actually any potassium and magnesium in this as the nutritional info appears to suggest not. im designing my diet to consist of the right ammount of all nutrients and hope for some clarity on this as i have three scoops a day
This is a staple for me. I struggle with feeling "foggy" mentally when I'm exercising, and electrolytes in general clear my head a lot more than water alone does. I find it much easier to use the right amount with powder than I do with electrolyte pills and in terms of palatability all it does is make water taste slightly more savoury, if that makes sense, which I actually rather like.
Brought this as an alternative to more expensive electrolyte tablets and used it for the first time this morning. Have suffered from headaches after long runs 1hr plus but used this powder in my water for a 10 mile run this morning and no headache so for me it does the job. Slightly salty taste but this is expected, not unpleasant though. For how much you actually need to use this is really good value for money. Goes Well With:Water
I have low potassium and magnesium condition, so bought this to add to my water to drink daily. Mine came with a mini scoop. It doesn't mix well with water , I have to keep stiring it . I find it tasteless , so maybe others are using too much . I'll find out on my next blood test if any good
This product is a god send for me, I used to get really bad headaches after a morning workout. Without exageration, after the first time i used this the headaches have stopped and i dont feel as sluggish. Great product, if you sweat loads like me then id seriously recommend this product. BE WARNED: only use a small amount with juice, it does taste very salty. All round spot on. Goes Well With:Juice
works well, doesnt come with a mini scooper but thats not a problem i just use half of a 1/4 tsp. great for endurance and if you sweat alot during exercise. slightly salty taste but thats natural for electrolytes, great product
Dose wat is says on the tin, this is a must have for endurance sport