Performance Essentials Ecdysterone Elite-XR® properties of are due to purified active ingredient Beta Ecdysterone 95%, also known as 20-Hydroxyecdysterone is a naturally occurring hormone found in some plants and insects which has a similar structure to a compound found in humans associated with muscle growth, strength and recovery. Studies suggest that Beta Ecdysterone is believed to have protein stimulating effects that promote increased muscle mass and strength.
- May Increase Lean Muscle Mass
- May Increase Strength & Muscle Growth
- May Support Enhanced Sexual Drive
- May Help Reduce Fat Levels
One study on Beta Ecdysterone found a 20% increase in protein synthesis via stimulation of the PI3K pathway. Another study found that after 10 weeks of Beta Ecdysterone use combined with resistance training participants gained nearly 2 kg in lean muscle mass.