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Nutrients as ergogenic aids for sports and exercise



Nutrients as ergogenic aids for sports and exercise







Nutritional ergogenic aids are defined as dietary components that are ingested in order to enhance or improve exercise and/or sports performance. Presents findings on nonnutritional ergogenic aids and available information on nutritional ergogenic aids. Discusses banned foodstuffs and pharmacological substances, macronutrients, vitamins, metabolic intermediates, minerals, amino acids, dietary substances not required in human metabolism, etc.

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DOI: 10.1136/bjsm.28.2.137


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