Axe & Sledge Pumpies was designed to enhance muscle pumps and increase nitric oxide levels. Muscle pumps, often referred to as the "pump" in the fitness community, occur when blood flow to the muscles increases during a workout. This can result in a temporary increase in muscle size and vascularity, which many people find satisfying and motivating during their workouts.
Nitric oxide is a molecule that plays a key role in regulating blood flow and vasodilation, which is the widening of blood vessels. Increasing nitric oxide levels can potentially lead to improved blood flow, better oxygen and nutrient delivery to the muscles, and enhanced muscle pumps.
The claim that maximizing the pump can contribute to muscle hypertrophy (muscle growth) is based on the idea that metabolic stress, which is one of the mechanisms of muscle hypertrophy, can be induced by the increased blood flow and cellular swelling associated with a pump. However, muscle hypertrophy is a complex process that involves several factors, including progressive overload, nutrition, and recovery.
It's important to note that the effectiveness of dietary supplements like Axe & Sledge Pumpies may vary from person to person.
Servings Size: 5 Capsules
Servings Per Container: 20
Amount Per Serving %DV*
Vitamin C (as ascorbic acid) 135mg 150%
Potassium (from Nitrosigine) 60mg 1%
Inositol-stabilized Arginine Silicate 1,500mg **
VasoDrive-AP 508mg **
(Isoleucyl-prolyl-proline (IPP) and Valyl-prolyl-proline(VPP)(from hydrolyzed milk casein)
Epicatechins 90% 150mg **
Pine Bark Extract (Pinus Pinaster) 100mg **
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
** Daily Value not established
Other Ingredients: Vegetable Cellulose, Magnesium Stearate, Calcium Silicate