This study examined the increase in blood pH and bicarbonate concentration after ingestion of a standard sodium bicarbonate solution. Peak blood pH and bicarbonate concentration occurred between 60 and 90 minutes. Values decreased over the remainder of the ingestion period although still elevated above preingestion levels.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance|
|Publication status||Published - Jun 2008|
- Ingestion time
- Sodium bicarbonate
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Orthopedics and Sports Medicine