The difference between anabolic and hyperbolic mass is an understandably common question, because usually people don’t even know the meaning of either and choose through peer references.
There is also the question of which one is better and why, this is all dependent on your fitness goals, metabolism and your diet. These supplements are mass gainers, you must be looking to gain muscle mass if you’re planning on taking either of them.
What Does Hyperbolic Mean
Hyperbolic means to be exaggerated. In the case of Hyperbolic Mass, this possibly means that the mass gainer would provide gains that are exaggerated. It could also mean that the mass gaining content in the Hyperbolic Mass is exaggerated compared to Anabolic Mass.
According to USN, the only brand that produces Hyperbolic Mass, “Hyperbolic Mass is an all-in-one mass gainer, designed for individuals with a fast metabolism. It contains an advanced amino acid formulation including the addition of Glutamine to aid in muscle repair, recovery and gains.”
It is intended for people with fast metabolism by having exaggerated ingredients that allow for more muscle growth potential.
The Difference Between Anabolic and Hyperbolic Mass
Anabolic Mass relates to the metabolic process of anabolism in which your body builds larger molecules (muscles) from smaller molecules. The use of your energy sources in building muscle is what makes it anabolic.
The difference lies in the nutritional values of the products. Hyperbolic Mass is higher in carbs per serving than Anabolic Mass, but the calories and other macros are around the same.
They also have their own Hyperbolic Stacks which contain creatine and other amino acids to maximise muscle growth. Hyperbolic Mass contains more in the Hyperbolic Stack with 29,5 g than Anabolic Mass with 6,8 g. You can find the contents of the Hyperbolic Stack below:
Creatine Monohydrate is a well-known supplement for improving strength and increasing muscle mass derived from the natural compound found in the body, Creatine.
The other amino acids will help with muscle repair and growth. Avena Sativa, also known as Oat Straw, helps with enhancing testosterone levels by freeing up bound testosterone in the body.
All this content is to increase the chances of muscle growth and ensuring that there is enough in the glycogen stores to provide energy for the muscle. People with slower metabolisms would presumably stick to anabolic mass to reach their fitness goals with the lower carb intake.
Which is Better Between Anabolic and Hyperbolic Mass?
In terms of which one is better, it depends on those nutritional values and your fitness goals at the time. The things which I can point out in looking at for muscle mass gains is the calories (energy in kilojoules) and macros.
The one which carries the higher content of these nutrients is the one which is better for greater gains. I have done reviews on USN and other supplement brand products which you can find at Supplement Reviews.
Where You Can Buy Them
You can get USN Hyperbolic or Anabolic Mass from the USN website. Using my code “oyisaUSN”, you can get a 10% discount at checkout. I do not receive any commission for this, but I thought I’d help you guys out, if you want to try any of their products.
A Program to Help You Get Fitter and Stronger
When you are using Anabolic or Hyperbolic Mass you are looking to gain muscle mass, but to do that it takes more than just taking supplements, your eating and training has got to tie in with this goal. This is why I have created the 4 Week Strength Training Program which will help you get fitter, bigger and stronger.
Using this program I got my lifting weight tally to 500 kg in the squats, bench press and deadlift as can be seen here.
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Omar Orrie · Aug 1, 2019 at 2:02 pm
Effective answer, and really easy to understand. Thanks for that, because I really needed the advice:) ..
Oyisa Hackula · Aug 2, 2019 at 6:32 am
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Andrew · Oct 16, 2019 at 6:35 pm
I started using anobolic and my body was getting bigger, then I took hyperbolic it worked better, i was getting muscles and hard body not getting big. I think anobolic is for small body people who wants to get big
Oyisa Hackula · Oct 17, 2019 at 8:46 am
Interesting take, but it depends on many factors, but as you get bigger, your body requires more calories and macros before it can gain more mass. Therefore, if you had eaten the same amount as you got bigger, it made sense that you were gaining muscle, but then just losing fat. To know more about calories and macros, checkout the links below:
What Are Calories:?https://fitnessastradition.com/2019/09/06/what-are-calories/
What Are Macros?https://fitnessastradition.com/2019/09/27/what-are-macros/
Marzell · Apr 10, 2020 at 6:03 pm
I have 2 dumbbells, Ab wheel, skipping rope and all I do is full bodyweight exercise.
This was due to I can’t afford the Gym but it’s interesting when people ask where I go Gym?
So I’ll add in one of these so they keep asking more 🙂
But working out is all about discipline, eating well, letting your muscles recover and commitment because whatever you use if you don’t have these…You’ll waste your money buying gains, gym payments and all that so…piece of advice to those thinking Protein is a shortcut to muscle gain.
Oyisa Hackula · Apr 10, 2020 at 6:18 pm
If you want to, do it! I hope it helps you.
I wouldn’t say it any differently what you said, there’s no shortcut to muscle gain and any supplements are just that, supplements. They are just meant to help you achieve your fitness goals, but don’t replace a good balanced diet, hard work, patience and consistency on mindset, training and nutrition. Ultimately, the discipline to achieve what you want, whatever it takes, no matter where you are or what you have, is the key.
Thanks for your comment, keep working hard!
Tochy · Aug 31, 2020 at 4:54 pm
Why is it that the mas gain always make me look like am getting fat, I mean my stomach will start shotting I have tried the two hyperbolic and anabolic same thing happing to me I don’t know why plz then I stop using them help
Oyisa Hackula · Aug 31, 2020 at 8:01 pm
Do you feel bloated after eating them or do you gain weight while using them?