Including branch chain amino acids in the diet of your performance horse after exercise can be an extremely important way to limit muscle soreness and preserve muscle mass.
Muscle soreness is a highly underestimated cause of poor performance and behavioural problems in horses.
Ensuring adequate protein (essential amino acids) in the diet along with careful mineral balancing and special attention to vitamin E can mean the difference between winning and losing, making progress or falling behind.
Post workout supplementation of this product can be extremely effective in maintaining healthy working muscles. Studies have shown that a rise in blood tryptophan and the tryptophan:BCAA ratio could be a contributory factor in central fatigue.