NE2 Ester-Sorb Technology
Take Nitric Oxide Pump to the next level with Ester-Sorb Technology.
Axis Labs is at the forefront of biochemical supplement engineering, and we have released an amazing nitric oxide stimulating product. Proclaimed as one of the most stable and powerful nitric oxide products on the market, NE2 is finally here. NE2's potent nitric oxide effects quickly render old school nitric oxide products obsolete.*
- The Strongest Nitric Oxide Product on the Market*
- More Skin Bursting Pumps than Ever Before*
- Deeper Muscle Simulation*
- Easily Absorbed in the Digestive Tact*
- More Resistant to Chemical Breakdown*
- Great for Nitric Oxide Non-Responders*
Here's How it Works:
NE2 (Arginine Ethyl Ester Di-Hydrochloride) is composed of an arginine molecule that is more easily absorbed and more resistant to chemical breakdown in the body. It is an arginine derivative, so the performance enhancing effects will be similar to those of other regular arginine products, but many times stronger.*
It is well known that other arginine products are effective for promoting muscle growth and enhancing the "pump" you get from working out. Muscle growth and cellular function are positively influenced by arginine, via the NO pathway. But other arginine products are limited in their effectiveness. Limited absorption through the intestine has plagued other arginine products since they were first released. Regular L-arginine is rapidly degraded in the intestine, leaving only trace amounts of the ingested dose active. Because of the rapid breakdown of L-arginine in the intestine, its ability to promote muscle growth is very limited. Time release formulas and arginine alpha-ketoglutarate (AKG) molecules were developed to combat the limited absorption of L-arginine, and these formulas are somewhat effective methods of arginine supplementation. NE2 has been developed and vigorously tested, and NE2 provides an amazingly effective way to experience the benefits of arginine supplementation, better than anything that has been previously developed.*
The reason NE2 is much more effective than other nitric oxide products is the ethyl ester added to the arginine molecule. The ethyl ester makes the arginine less polar and therefore more easily absorbed in the digestive tract. Because of this design, NE2 can pass through the intestine largely intact without the need of traditional amino acid transport. The ethyl ester also protects the arginine molecule from rapid degradation, and therefore makes it much more effective in smaller doses than other nitric oxide products. NE2 is superior in design to all other current arginine products on the market and after one week of use, you will experience the difference! If you are ready for crazy skin bursting pumps and record muscle growth, then you are ready for NE2.*
For best results, use in conjunction with a high protein, low fat diet. NE2 can be stacked with Axis Labs Creatine Ethyl Ester HCl for added benefit.*
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