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Find the best protein powders and drinks, including whey, casein, soy, egg, rice, pea, hemp, cricket, and see amounts of protein, carbohydrates, fats, sodium and calories in popular brands. Plus evidence and dosage for maintaining muscle muscle mass, improving insulin response, and tips for storing and using. All testing done independently by ConsumerLab.Protein Powders Review
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CL Answers (55)
When choosing a protein powder, which protein source is best -- whey, casein, soy, pea, rice, hemp or egg?
Do essential amino acid (EAA) supplements help build muscle better than dietary protein or protein supplements?
Some protein powders contain whey protein concentrate, and others contain whey protein isolates - what is the difference?
Is it true that I need to drink more water or increase calcium intake when supplementing with protein powder?
Can heat and humidity destroy whey protein and other sports nutrition supplements (e.g., creatine, BCAAs, digestive enzymes) during shipping or while storing at home?
I have type 2 diabetes. Should I be concerned about ingredients like maltodextrin and maltitol that are found in some protein bars and drinks?
How do the Beyond Burger, the Impossible Burger, and a beef burger compare in terms of vitamins and minerals, and which is best?
Which supplements are important after bariatric surgery (i.e., weight loss or stomach-reducing surgery)? Are there any I should avoid?
I'm having trouble sleeping. Could this be caused by my supplements: a multivitamin, fish oil, magnesium, calcium, vitamins D and K, and protein. I'm also on a low-dose blood pressure medication.
How much should I expect to pay for supplements? Are higher-priced supplements any better than low-priced brands?
Have you tested vitamin K supplements with MenaQ7? Is this a good source of vitamin K if I need to avoid soy?
How can I get tested for the coronavirus? Can I get a home-test for COVID-19? Which are the best tests? Are any tests free?
Can I use a home test for mercury to check for mercury in fish, like canned tuna, fresh fish, and sushi?
Which supplements are helpful to have when traveling? Any tips on how to best store supplements on trips?
An online supplement seller suggests I pay $10 extra to ship my order of bottled fish oil with freezer packs using priority mail. Is this necessary?
Recalls & Warnings (189)
FDA Warns Maker of Weight Loss and Whey Protein Supplements For Manufacturing Violations and Misbranding
Synthetic Amphetamine, Less Protein and More Sugar Than Claimed Found in Workout Supplements
Seller of Protein and Workout Supplements Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Label Errors
Seller of Chinese Herbal Products for Prostate, Menopause and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations
Four Probiotic Products in Canada May Pose Serious Health Risks to Those with Milk or Soy Allergies
Seller of Black Cohosh, Ginkgo and More Warned For Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims
Seller of Meal Replacement, Protein Drinks, Cranberry and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations
Seller of Tea, Colloidal Silver, Homeopathic Products Warned for Manufacturing Violations
Seller of Depression, Prostate Supplements & More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims
Seller of Mineral, Joint Supplements and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims
Growth Factor Supplement For "Size, Strength and Stamina" Recalled Due To Potential Contamination
Warning Issued to Memory Supplement Maker For Unapproved Drug Ingredient, Drug Claims and Unreported Adverse Events
FDA Warns Seller of Reishi, Joint Supplements, Ginseng & More for Pesticides, Other Violations
Clinical Updates (39)
Extra Protein Improves Strength
Pea Protein for Muscle
Extra Protein for Extra Muscle?
When to Eat Protein
Extra Protein Enhances Training
Who's Not Getting Enough Protein?
Pea vs. Whey Protein
Whey Protein When Bedridden?
Allergic Reactions to Protein Powder
Does Protein Powder Affect Blood Flow?
When to Eat Protein
Does Extra Protein Help?
When to Take Protein
Extra Protein Helps During Exercise & Dieting
Whey Protein and Muscle
Whey Protein for Blood Sugar Control?
Does Protein Hurt Bones?
Protein for Exercisers
Many Men and Women Not Getting Enough Protein
Collagen vs. Whey for Muscle
When to Take Protein
Whey Protein for Muscle Gain and Fat Loss?
Whey vs. Casein vs. Neither
Extra Protein During Chemotherapy?
When Protein Won't Help
Protein Enhances Muscle Gain in Young and Old
Extra Protein Can Help Older People
Can Whey Protein Control Hunger?
Is Protein Best Before or After a Meal?
Casein Peptides for Better Sleep?
Soy Protein to Prevent Prostate Cancer?
Whey Protein Improves Recovery After Hip Fracture Surgery
Casein at Night?
Soy Can Affect Thyroid
Diabetes Cured With Low Cal Diet
Concern Over Carnitine Causing Cardiovascular Disease
For more details, see the updated reviews of B Vitamin Supplements & Energy Drinks and Protein Powders, as some of these products contain L-carnitine. The Acetyl-L-Carnitine Supplements review has also been updated because acetyl-L-carnitine is chemically similar to L-carnitine, suggesting a potential concern.
Vitamin D Toxicity
Lunasin to Lower Cholesterol?
Vitamin D and Inflammation
Be sure you have the latest information! See the update to the Vitamin D Supplements Review, which includes details on this and other vitamin D studies, as well as our latest product tests.