Dark Matter Post Workout Recovery Accelerator

Dark Matter Post Workout Recovery Accelerator

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Post Workout Muscle Growth Accelerator!*
8.2  out of 10  (421 Reviews)
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Product Overview

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The Original Is Back!

The Ultimate Post-Workout Formula

Post-workout formula tested to trigger enhanced muscle growth and recovery*

  • Increase in Muscle Protein Synthesis*
  • Cell-Volumizing Multi-Phase Creatine*
  • Clinically Tested Essential Amino Acid Blend

If you want to start gaining serious size, chug down some Dark Matter after your workouts and introduce your muscles to proven formulation for muscle growth and recovery.* Dark Matter is formulated for maximum speed, bio-effectiveness and precise nutrient timing for optimal post-workout replenishment during the “anabolic window” immediately after your workout.*

Victor Martinez | Legendary Bodybuilder
48g Carbs
6g EAAs
5g Creatine Blend

If you want to start gaining serious size, chug down some Dark Matter after your workouts and introduce your muscles to proven formulation for muscle growth and recovery.* Dark Matter is formulated for maximum speed, bio-effectiveness and precise nutrient timing for optimal post-workout replenishment during the “anabolic window” immediately after your workout.*

ProSYNTHAGEN®: Increases Protein Synthesis Faster Than Whey*

ProSYNTHAGEN’s unique combination of clinically tested essential Free Form Amino Acids plus Amino Acid Peptides stimulates protein synthesis faster than just whey isolate.* ProSYNTHAGEN’s Amino Acid Matrix has been clinically shown to increase protein synthesis and is enhanced with "Dual Portal Transport" for even faster and greater intestinal uptake by combining Free Form Aminos with Leucine Peptides.* These unique characteristics give ProSYNTHAGEN a much higher Protein Synthesis Score providing optimal muscle building effects.*

WaxiMAX®: Maximum Glycogen Replenishment*

WaxiMAX is a tri-polymer Carbohydrate Matrix composed of low viscosity Waxy Maize starch, Maltoplex-18 glucose polymers, plus Dextrose. This matrix delivers maximum glycogen replenishment.*+ WaxiMAX’s tri-polymer matrix was developed using low sugar levels.*

HydroSIZE®: Five Gram Multi-Phase Creatine Transport & Cell Volumizing Matrix

HydroSIZE, a multi-source Creatine and Glycerol Complex, enhances muscle volumizing and bioenergetic creatine loading into muscle tissue.* This complex provides an optimal 5G Creatine blend including Creatine Monohydrate, Creatine Pyruvate and Creatine Gluconate, plus Glycerol for maximum Creatine saturation and muscle cell volumizing.*

Informed-Choice Certified: Informed-Choice.org | Trusted by sport

Trusted to be clean, Dark Matter is Informed-Choice Certified for no banned substances on the WADA list, and produced in an GMP Compliant Facility, so you can be confident you are getting the highest quality Post-Workout product available.


Ratings & Reviews

Dark Matter Post Workout Recovery Accelerator
Overall Rating
421 Ratings
Verified Buyer Rating
118 Ratings
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3 Flavors
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Fruit Punch
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Nov 07, 2019
Verified Buyer
  • 10 Blue Raspberry

It's back, baby!

Mar 20, 2019
Verified Buyer
  • 9 Fruit Punch
Dec 29, 2018
  • 10 Blue Raspberry

If you know what you're doing, and need a legit post workout product, this is the best you can get. My recovery has been so fast and I feel a significant difference in strength.

Dec 14, 2018
Verified Buyer
  • 9 Blue Raspberry

I was so excited that MHP was bringing back some of their original products. Loved the original Dark Matter but didn't care for the new receipe that came out a couple years ago. But now they brought back the original receipe and I'm so happy they did. I look forward to drinking this stuff after my workout and it seems like it helps a lot with recovery. Thank you MHP.... now I gotta cross my fingers that they bring back Dark Rage haha

Oct 27, 2016

Original Dark Matter was a solid 10 ... I emailed the company asking why did they change the formula .. never received an answer... **** shame.. the new formula and the newest formula are terrible

Aug 31, 2016
Verified Buyer

I've used this product for years and always loved the taste and the results. But now when they came up with the new formula the taste is not even near the same. It tastes like grape powder mixed with sand. Will not order it again until MHP goes back to old dark matter.

Aug 29, 2016
Verified Buyer

The original dark matter made me look forward to working out. I gave it a 10/10. I must have went through 50 jars of them. Loved them! One day I ordered a jar and it was much smaller in size then the original one I seriously think tasted worse then pea water so I stopped ordering any products by dark matter. Finally I heard dark matter came back with the original post workout but there is no protien in it. I will never be ordering any products from this brand.

Aug 24, 2016
Verified Buyer

Recently had to stop taking this product due to severe stomach issues. I have never taken a supplement that has made me feel this sluggish and uncomfortable. Took Dark Matter for a little over a month and the side effects started to far outweigh the positives, and for this reason I have to give it this rating.

Jun 21, 2016
  • 10 Blue Raspberry

This product worked great for my post work out drink. The typical soreness I have the morning after an intense workout was drastically reduced. This also gave me energy after the workout to finish up my day without dragging my feet any. The drink itself is somewhat thick which seemed to be slightly filling after the workout also. I recommend trying this product, you wont be disappointed!

Jun 18, 2016
Verified Buyer
  • 7 Blue Raspberry

MHP what have you done! They completely ruined the great, original Dark Matter with some strange new formulation. After customer complaints, they've tried to return to what they're calling the original but it is definitely NOT the original (the newest version has a yellow neckband around the jug). The taste and consistency are more like the original: not as good, but not terrible. The new stuff makes you poop green for at least a day though. The original didn't. No big deal. But what IS a big deal: the original had 10-12 grams of good protein per serving. The newest version has 2-4 grams of PEA CONCENTRATE with a touch of whey. So you've basically got a good post-workout carb powder now, without any protein at all. I add a scoop of vanilla whey isolate to it, but I won't be ordering this product again. It's definitely not a return to the original formula no matter how they try to spin it.

Apr 25, 2016
Verified Buyer
  • 1 Blue Raspberry

I'm writing this with the hope that another negative review will help spur MHP to bring back the old formula. I would immediately change my rating to 10/10 in both overall and taste ratings if the old formula returned. The taste was great, with a blueberry Smartie kind of taste and a unique texture. I recovered from workouts nicely, nicely enough that I didn't think twice about making a somewhat expensive product a staple supplement.

Mar 12, 2016
Verified Buyer
  • 8 Blue Raspberry

First let me address the fact that this is indeed not as good as the original formula. However, it is still an incredible product. This is not a protein supplement so those people who have given it bad ratings for that are naive. The texture is awesome too. Kind of like a liquified jello. This supplement is right up there with afterglow, aftershock, torrent and the original dark matter. I love it. Price is not ideal but I will buy again

Feb 09, 2016
Verified Buyer
  • 10 Fruit Punch

This post workout has helped tremendously with recovery times and soreness, I couldn't imagine trying anything different anytime soon. I do have to comment on the flavor though..my first bottle was rather hard to stomach but once I got used to it I really think I like it best out of all my supplement flavors. Give it time to work and let you grow after those intense workouts and see what you think of the flavor when you see the results. It's working for me!

Jan 18, 2016
Verified Buyer
  • 10 Fruit Punch

I believe in Brand Loyalty, and MHP doesn't let me down. This is great tasting, mixes well, and definitely aids in my recovery. Strongly recommend this.

Dec 25, 2015
  • 1 Blue Raspberry

This new formula is horrible! It tastes like blue raspberry flavored saw dust. Additionally it makes me poo green!!! I ordered this as I used to use the old formula a few years back, and loved it. this new stuff I won't even use anymore, after about 3 days. Very very disappointing...

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Post Workout Muscle Growth Accelerator!*

What's in MHP Dark Matter Post Workout Recovery Accelerator

20 Servings Blue Raspberry
Serving Size 2 Scoops (78 g)
Servings Per Container20
Amount Per Serving % Daily Value
Calories 240       
Total Carbohydrate 48 g 17%†
Total Sugars 10 g
Includes 10g Added Sugars 20%†
Protein 12 g 24%†
Sodium 95 mg 4%
Potassium 20 mg <1%
WaxiMAX®: Low Viscosity High Molecular Weight Osmotic Waxy Maize Starch       
Maltoplex-18 (Maltodextrin), Modified Food Starch (from Waxy Maize), Dextrose, Black rice seed extract (Oryza sativa)(providing 1.5% anthocyanidins)
Creatine Blend (5g) [InstaPeak (Quick Peak Creatine Monohydrate, and Creatine Pyruvate), IntraPhase (Glucose Bound Creatine Gluconate)], 65% Glycerol Powder
Free Form Amino Infusion (6g EAAs) (L-Lysine HCI, L-Leucine, L-Phenylalanine, L-Threonine, L-Histidine HCI, L-Valine, L-Isoleucine, DL-Methionine, L-Alanine), Whey Protein & Peptide Infusion (Whey Protein Isolate, Leucine Peptides (from Hydrolyzed Whey Protein Isolate)
† Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
‡ Daily Value not established.
Other Ingredients:
Gelatin, Citric Acid, Malic Acid, Natural And Artificial Flavors, Sunflower Lecithin, Silica, Acesulfame Potassium, Sucralose, FD&C Blue #1 Lake, FD&C Red #40 Lake
Contains: Milk.
* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
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