Effectiveness Rating for Glutamine's Ability to Increase Muscle Mass

The effectiveness rating is a measure of how well glutamine is able to increase muscle mass. The overall rating for this claim is 2.5 out of 3. The research shows the supplement's ability to deliver on this particular claim is warranted. Using Glutamine to increase muscle mass will most likely lead to positive results.

Confidence Rating for Glutamine's Ability to Increase Muscle Mass

The confidence rating is a mesure of how valid the effectiveness rating is. This rating is based on how many studies are included in the database on this topic.

There are 2 studies in the database on glutamine; the confidence rating is 40. A score above 80 means the effectiveness rating for this supplement is reliable. A score under 80 means there is insufficient evidence to ensure a reliable effectiveness rating.


Title of Study
The effects of glutamine supplementation on performance and hormonal responses in non- athlete male students during eight week resistance training
Effect of glutamine supplementation on cardiovascular risk factors in patients with type 2 diabetes