Dextrose from The Protein Works™ is a 100% pure, premium grade carbohydrate powder. Dextrose is a high GI, fast absorbing carbohydrate that’s ideally added to any post workout protein shake to improve the repair of muscles. Dextrose Powder is ideal whenever a fast and reliable source of energy is needed by the body. It allows your body to replace used glycogen stores fast, provides an immediate release of energy and is widely considered to be one of the best post workout carb shakes on the market. Dextrose can help ensure muscle cells are provided the hit of nutrients they need to recover, repair and replenish. This is why both strength and endurance athletes will add the rapidly absorbing Dextrose to their whey protein shake. Studies show adding a high GI carbohydrate such as Dextrose to your post workout formula can dramatically help to shuttle the protein and amino acids to the muscles, replenish muscle glycogen and ultimately kick-start the entire muscle growth and recovery process.