CHICKEN,ROASTING,MEAT ONLY,RAW Nutrition Facts

CHICKEN,ROASTING,MEAT ONLY,RAW Nutrition Facts


Please note this nutritional information is based on a serving size of: 1 - unit (yield from 1 lb ready-to-cook chicken)
 
Amount per Serving
Daily Recommended Intake
Calories
232 Kcal
(Based on a 2000 Calorie Intake; for Adults and Children 4 or More Years of Age)
Fat
6  g
9 % of 65g
Saturates 1.4  g
7 % of 20g
Monounsaturates 1.73  g
 N/A
Polyunsaturates 1.4  g
 N/A
Cholesterol
  136  mg
45 % of 300mg 
Sodium
157  mg
7 % of 2400mg  
Carbohydrates
  0  g
0 % of 300g 
Fiber
  0  g
0 % of 25g  
Sugars
  0  g
 N/A
Protein
42  g 
84 % of 50g Excellent Source
Retinol
  27  µg
 N/A
Vitamin C
  0  mg
0 % of 60mg  
Calcium
21  mg 
  2 % of 1000mg 
Iron
2  mg 
Source of Iron11 % of 18mg  
Vitamin E
0  µg 
N/A 
Vitamin K 5  µg 
  Source of Vitamin K6 % of 80µg  
Thiamin
0  mg  
0 % of 1.5mg  
Riboflavin
0  mg 
  0 % of 1.7mg 
Niacin
16  mg  
  Excellent Source of Niacin80 % of 20mg 
Vitamin B12
  1  µg 
  Good Source of Vitamin B1217 % of 6µg 
Pantothenate
2  mg  
  Good Source of Pantothenate20 % of 10mg 
Potassium 497  mg  Excellent Source of Potassium25 % of 2000mg 
Phosphorus
414  mg 
Excellent Source of Phosphorus41 % of 1000mg  
Magnesium
48  mg 
  Source of Magnesium12 % of 400mg 
Zinc
2  mg 
% of 15mg 
Vitamin B6
1  mg 
  Excellent Source 50 % of 2mg 
Folic Acid
  0  µg 
 N/A
0
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CHICKEN,ROASTING,MEAT ONLY,RAW is a Excellent Source of Protein

Protein makes up the structure of most cells in the human body. The major function of protein with regards to exercise is its involvement in the reparation and development of all tissues and hence it is essential for muscle growth. Protein is made up of small molecules called amino acids. While some amino acids are manufactured by the body, some must be obtained through the diet. These are known as the essential amino acids. All 22 a.a must be present in order for the body to metabolize protein properly.
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