GU Energy Chews are crafted to supply both energy and key nutrients like electrolytes and amino acids to keep you feeling strong and energized. Delicious, mouthwatering flavors help you stick to your nutrition plan, so you can keep going. Energy Chews have similar nutrients per serving to the original GU Energy Gels, delivering the energy you need in chewable, bite-sized pieces.
Here’s what’s inside: Carbohydrates (maltodextrin and fructose) that use non-competing pathways that can help maximize absorption, increase carbohydrate utilization, and diminish stomach distress, for energy that kicks in quickly and stays with you. Sodium, the primary electrolyte lost in sweat that aids in hydration by maintaining fluid balance. Branched-chain amino acids (L-Leucine, L-Valine, and L-Isoleucine) which may reduce mental fatigue and decrease muscle damage while jump-starting recovery.
May reduce mental fatigue and help decrease muscle damage during exercise
Delivers ready-to-use energy for athletes and can delay bonking by sparing glycogen stores
Helps enhance performance by increasing focus and concentration while training or racing
Some flavors with caffeine, some flavors without added caffeine