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    Pre-Workouts Comparisons (50+) – (Nitric Oxide, Caffeine, BCAA and More)

    It's not easy is it?

    Choosing a pre workout isn't as easy as it used to be. 

    There was once a time when you knew you were making the right choice because...

    Well really you didn't have many choices a few years ago.

    These days, you go anywhere and pre workouts can easily come in dozens, sometimes even hundreds depending on where you look.

    Not all are created equal though...

    You're going to want to find a pre workout that can help YOU reach your goals.

    Some pre workouts have more nitric oxide based ingredients for the pump, while others are focused on strength and/or muscle hypertrophy.

    Luckily for you, I've made and complied a whole shitload of pre workouts into this chart and listed the basics of what they have to offer.

    It's never going to be finished...

    There's still so much more to add.

    If you want to get more details on one, just click on the name or the picture.​

    Important Details

    If you see RED, this means the dosage is an estimate from a proprietary blend. 

    Active ingredients = this means the total ingredients without the fillers (flavoring, coloring etc)​

    For the carnitine column:

    ALC​ = Acetyl-L-Carnitine

    LC LT= L-Carnitine L-Tartrate

    For the citrulline column:

    CM = Citrulline Malate​

    (Note: If you'd like free supplement samples to try out and see what works for you, click here or the image below)

    Pre Workout

    Servings

    Active Ingredients / servings

    Caffeine

    DMAA

    Creatine

    Betaine Anhydrous

    Beta

    Alanine

    BCAA

    Agmatine

    Citrulline

    Nitrates

    Carnitine

    Transparent Labs Preseries STIM FREE

    30

    23g

    0

    0

    3g

    2.5g

    4g

    4g

    0

    6g CM

    0

    0

    Transparent Labs Preseries Bulk

    30

    21g

    180mg

    0

    0

    4g

    4g

    4g

    0

    6g CM

    0

    0

    The Original Alpha Gx7

    30

    7.5g

    250mg

    0

    0

    0

    2g

    0

    0

    0.750mg

    CM

    0

    0.750mg

    LC LT

    Six Star Explosion

    30

    5.5g

    135mg

    0

    1.5g

    0

    1.5g

    0

    0

    250mg

    0

    0

    Rich Piana 51 50

    30

    9g

    400mg

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    4g

    0

    0

    ProSupps Mr Hyde

    30

    6.5g

    420mg

    0

    1g

    0

    2.5g

    0

    0.500mg

    0

    1g

    0

    PES High Volume

    18

    11g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1g

    4g

    2g

    0

    Optimum Nutrition Gold Standard Pre

    30

    8g

    175mg

    0

    3g

    0

    1.5g

    0

    0

    1.5g CM

    0

    0.375mg

    ALC

    Olympus Labs Conqu3r Unleashed

    20

    11.31g

    250mg

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1g

    4g

    0

    0

    Old School Vintage Blast

    20

    12g

    150mg

    0

    0

    0

    1g

    0

    0

    5g CM

    0

    0.250mg

    LC LT

    NutraBio PRE Extreme 4.0

    20

    35g

    350mg

    0

    3g

    2.5g

    2.5g

    3.5g

    leucine

    1g

    6g CM

    0

    0

    NutraBio PRE Extreme 3.0

    20

    33g

    350mg

    0

    2g

    1.5

    2.5g

    2g

    leucine

    1g

    6g CM

    0

    0

    Nautro Nitro Decimus

    28

    5.3g

    200mg

    0

    2g

    0

    1.6g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    Myonox Pre Workout Powder

    30

    16g

    300mg

    0

    0

    2g

    1.6g

    0

    0.500mg

    0

    0

    0

    Myokem Nitramine

    30

    5.6g

    175mg

    0

    3g

    0

    2g

    3g

    0.400mg

    2g

    0

    1g LC LT

    Myogenix Hypershock Rage

    40

    20g

    300mg

    0

    5g

    1.5g

    1.2g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    MusclePharm Hardcore Wreckage

    20

    17.76g

    350mg​

    0

    2g

    0

    1.6g

    0

    500mg ​

    6g CM

    1g​

    0

    MusclePharm Assault Black

    30

    10.44g

    300mg​

    0

    0

    0

    2g 

    1.5g

    750mg

    3g CM

    0.200mg​

    0

    Muscle Elements PreCre

    30

    21g

    200mg

    0

    5g

    1.5g

    1.2g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    MTS Nutrition Vasky

    30

    6.6g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    MTS Nutrition Ruckus

    20

    5.5g

    300mg

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    MAN Sports NOOPUMP

    32

    6g

    0

    0

    0

    1.5g

    0

    0

    0.750mg

    0

    0

    0.300mg

    ALC

    Legion Pulse

    21

    19g

    350mg

    0

    0

    2.5g

    4.8g

    0

    0

    8g CM

    0

    0

    Layne Norton Carbon Prep

    20

    15g

    27mg

    0

    3g

    2.5g

    0

    0

    0

    6g CM

    0

    1g LC LT

    Labrada GlycoCarn

    10

    0.650mg

    Only

    Glycocarn

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    Kaged Muscle PRE-KAGED

    20

    30.4g

    274​mg

    0

    1.5g

    0

    1.6g

    6g

    6.5g

    3g​

    0

    Jym Pre JYM

    20

    25.17g

    300mg​

    0

    2g

    1.5g

    2g

    6g

    0

    6g

    0.500mg​

    0

    Jacked Factory Nitro Surge

    30

    5g

    180mg

    0

    0

    1.25g

    1.6g

    0

    0

    2g

    0

    0

    Jacked Factory Altius Pre Workout

    20

    17g

    325g

    0

    3g

    2.5g

    3.2g

    0

    0

    8g CM

    0

    0

    iSatori Pre-Gro

    30

    7.2g

    350mg ​

    0

    1.5g

    0

    1g

    0

    0

    2g CM

    0

    0

    iSatori ISYMFS

    20

    9.9g

    425mg

    0

    3g

    1.5g

    2.4g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    Innovative Labs Wicked

    30

    10g

    300mg

    70mg

    1.5g nitrate

    0

    2g

    0

    1g

    1.5g SC

    1.5g

    0

    Inner Armour Muscle Rush Peak

    30

    4.75g

    150mg​

    0

    750mg

    0

    1.6g

    0

    0

    0

    1.5g

    500mg LC LT

    Inner Armour Impact N.O.

    30

    4.5g

    150mg​

    0

    750mg

    0

    1.6g

    0

    0

    0

    3g

    500mg LC LT

    Infinity Labs Juggarnaut HP

    60

    5.52g

    150mg​

    0

    1g

    0

    1.5g

    0

    400mg

    0

    0

    0

    iForce Nutrition Max Out

    30

    5.5g

    300mg

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0.700mg

    0

    iForce Nutrition Hemavol

    32

    4.3g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    4.1g

    4.1g CM

    0

    0

    iForce Nutrition Hemavo2

    25

    11.47g

    0

    0

    2g

    0

    0

    0

    1g

    2g CM

    1g

    0

    HIT Supplements Peak Perform

    45

    6.57g

    200mg​

    0

    0

    0

    1.6g

    0

    0

    1.5g

    0

    0

    High Energy Labs Galvanized N.O.

    30

    10.89g

    100mg

    Green Tea​

    0

    0

    0

    2g

    2g​

    0

    0.500mg CM

    0

    0

    Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals Jack'd up

    45

    4g

    100mg

    25mg

    1g nitrate

    0

    1g

    0

    0.500mg

    0

    1g

    0

    HALEO VICI

    20

    13.05g

    275mg​

    0

    0

    2.5g

    2g​

    0

    500mg

    0

    3g

    2g LC LT

    Gym Angel Energy Angel

    30

    5.49g

    225mg​

    0

    0

    3g

    0

    500mg

    0

    0

    1.5g LC LT

    Genomyx STIMaholic

    35

    1.9g

    200mg

    0

    0

    0

    1g

    0

    0

    0

    1g​

    0

    GAT PMP

    30

    6.37g

    325mg

    0

    0

    0

    1.6g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0


    GAT NITRAFLEX

    30

    7g

    325mg ​

    0

    0

    0

    1.5g

    0

    0

    0

    1.5g

    0

    GAT JetFUSE NOX

    52

    19.47g

    0

    0

    5g

    0.100mg

    100mg

    100mg

    0

    2g CM

    0

    0

    Gaspari Nutrition Superpump MAX

    40

    12.8g

    100mg

    0

    1.3g

    0

    0

    3g 

    0

    2g

    0

    1g LC LT

    Gaspari Nutrition SP250

    30

    9.5g

    250mg

    0

    0

    0

    3.2g BA

    0

    250mg

    1g CM

    0

    0

    Gamma Labs G FUEL 

    40

    5.6g

    150mg​

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1g CM

    0

    100mg ALC

    FitMiss Ignite

    30

    6.48g

    250mg

    0

    0

    0

    2g

    0

    0

    0

    0.700mg

    0

    Femme Nutrition ZIP

    30

    4.05g

    175mg

    0

    0

    0

    1.6g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1g LC LT

    Evogen EVP Plus

    40

    10.38g

    150mg

    0​

    0

    0

    1g

    3g

    Leucine​

    0

    1.5g CM

    0

    0

    Evogen EVP 

    40

    10.69g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1g

    3g

    Leucine​

    0

    1.5g CM

    0

    0

    EVLution Nutrition ENGN

    30

    6.45g

    300mg

    0

    0

    0

    1.6g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    Ergo Genix ErgoBlast

    30

    11.2g

    300mg​

    0

    1g

    0

    0

    0

    500mg

    0

    0

    0

    EPIQ Styrke

    60

    5.95g

    175mg​

    0

    0

    0

    1.6g 

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    Driven Sports Frenzy

    40

    4.9g

    175mg

    0

    2g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1.5g

    0

    1g LC LT

    Controlled Labs White Pipes

    50

    5.86g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    500mg

    3g CM

    0

    0

    Core Nutritionals Pump

    28

    8.75g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1g

    3g

    0

    0

    Controlled Labs White Flood Reborn

    30

    6.42g

    225mg

    0

    0

    1g

    1.6g

    0

    0

    1g

    0

    1g LC LT

    Controlled Labs STIMino 

    60

    5.53g

    125mg​

    0

    0

    1.5g

    0

    2.5g

    Leucine​

    0

    0

    0

    0

    Cobra Labs The Curse

    50

    4.5g

    155mg​

    0

    0

    0

    1.6g

    0

    0

    1g

    0

    0

    Cobra Labs Shadow-X

    30

    8.1g

    350mg​

    0

    0

    0.600mg

    2g

    750mg

    Leucine​

    0

    2g

    0

    0

    Cellucor NO3 Chrome

    30

    2g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    1.6g

    0

    0

    600mg

    CM

    1.25g

    0

    Cellucor C4 Sport

    30

    7g

    150mg

    0

    2g

    0

    1.6g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    Cellucor C4 Ripped

    30

    6g

    150mg

    0

    0

    0

    1.6g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0.700mg

    LC LT

    Cellucor C4 Mass

    30

    31g

    150mg

    0

    1g nitrate

    0

    1.6g

    0

    0

    0

    1g

    0

    Cellucor C4 50X

    30

    7g

    200mg

    0

    1.5g

    nitrate

    0

    2.4g

    0

    0

    0

    1.5g

    0

    Cellucor C4

    30

    4.5g

    150mg

    0

    1g nitrate

    0

    1.6g

    0

    0

    0

    1g

    0

    BSN N.O. Xplode

    30

    15.72

    275mg​

    0

    3g

    0

    1.8g

    0

    0

    0.500g CM

    0

    0

    BSN Hyper FX

    30

    4.65g

    200mg​

    0

    0

    1g

    1g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    BPI Sports 1.M.R. Vortex

    50

    1.8g

    200mg​

    0

    0

    0

    1g

    0

    0

    0

    0.500mg​

    0

    Bodybuilding.com Platinum Series SCREAM

    20

    24.03g

    300mg​

    0​

    3g

    0

    1.6g

    8g

    0

    3g

    0

    1g

    Blue Star Nutraceuticals Power XD 

    60

    0.75g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    Blackstone Labs Dust v2

    30

    8.3g

    250mg

    0

    0

    1g

    2g

    0

    0.500g

    1.5g CM

    0

    1.5g LC LT

    Betancourt Nutrition B-Nox Androrush

    35

    14.48g

    200mg

    0

    3g

    0

    1g

    3g

    0

    0

    .5g

    0

    Beast Sports Nutrition Predator

    30

    6.88g

    350mg​

    0

    0

    0

    2g

    0

    0

    4g CM

    0

    0

    Beast Sports Nutrition Beast Mode

    30

    9.76g

    150mg​

    0

    1g

    0

    1.6g

    1g

    200mg

    0

    0

    0

    Athletic Edge Steel Edge

    25

    18.18g

    350mg​

    0

    3g

    1.5g

    1.6g

    0

    0

    4g

    0

    0

    Arnold Schwarznegger Iron Pump

    30

    5.4g

    300mg

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    400mg

    0

    1g

    0

    APS Nutrition Mesomorph

    25

    12.8g

    300mg

    65mg

    0.300mg

    nitrate

    0

    3.2g

    0

    0.250mg

    2.5 CM

    0.300mg

    nitrate

    0

    ANSI Xtreme Shock N.O.

    34

    8.55g

    200mg

    2g

    0

    2.6g

    0

    700mg

    1.5g CM

    0

    0

    ANS Performance Ritual 

    30

    0

    130mg

    0

    1.5g

    1.2g

    1.6g 

    0

    500mg

    1.5g

    0

    0

    ANS Performance Dilate 

    30

    2.27g

    130mg

    0

    0

    1.5

    1.6

    0

    500mg

    1.5g

    0

    0

    AllMax Nutrition MusclePrime

    30

    16.15g

     160mg

    0

    0

    0

    600mg

    4g

    1g

    1g

    0.300mg

    0

    AI Sports Nutrition Furious

    30 

    5.5g

    300mg

    0

    0

    0

    2g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0

    360Cut 360Pre

    40

    14g / 40

    250mg

    0

    3g

    0

    0

    0

    0

    0.100mg

    0

    0

    360Cut 360Rage

    30

    5.5g

    325mg

    0

    0

    0

    1.6g

    0

    500mg

    1.5g

    0

    0

    (Note: If you'd like free supplement samples to try out and see what works for you, click here or the image below)

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    Forged by the iron and cold steel, Nader takes his knowledge and hulk smashes it into this puny site.

    Being an ex-hardgainer, he has no choice but to keep training until he has surpassed in every way imaginable.

    You can follow Nader on Twitter (@DieselFitt).

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