PISTACHIO NUTS,DRY RSTD,W/SALT Nutrition Facts

PISTACHIO NUTS,DRY RSTD,W/SALT Nutrition Facts


Please note this nutritional information is based on a serving size of: 1 - cup
 
Amount per Serving
Daily Recommended Intake
Calories
696 Kcal
(Based on a 2000 Calorie Intake; for Adults and Children 4 or More Years of Age)
Fat
56  g
86 % of 65g
Saturates 6.81  g
34 % of 20g
Monounsaturates 29.67  g
 N/A
Polyunsaturates 17.03  g
 N/A
Cholesterol
  0  mg
0 % of 300mg 
Sodium
496  mg
21 % of 2400mg  
Carbohydrates
  33  g
11 % of 300g 
Fiber
  13  g
52 % of 25g  
Sugars
  10  g
 N/A
Protein
26  g 
52 % of 50g Excellent Source
Retinol
  0  µg
 N/A
Vitamin C
  3  mg
5 % of 60mg  
Calcium
135  mg 
  Source of Calcium14 % of 1000mg 
Iron
5  mg 
Excellent Source of Iron28 % of 18mg  
Vitamin E
2  µg 
N/A 
Vitamin K 16  µg 
  Good Source of Vitamin K20 % of 80µg  
Thiamin
1  mg  
Excellent Source of Thiamin66.67 % of 1.5mg  
Riboflavin
0  mg 
  0 % of 1.7mg 
Niacin
2  mg  
  Source of Niacin10 % of 20mg 
Vitamin B12
  0  µg 
  0 % of 6µg 
Pantothenate
1  mg  
  Source of Pantothenate10 % of 10mg 
Potassium 1277  mg  Excellent Source of Potassium64 % of 2000mg 
Phosphorus
594  mg 
Excellent Source of Phosphorus59 % of 1000mg  
Magnesium
147  mg 
  Excellent Source of Magnesium37 % of 400mg 
Zinc
3  mg 
% of 15mg 
Vitamin B6
2  mg 
  Excellent Source 100 % of 2mg 
Folic Acid
  0  µg 
 N/A
0
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PISTACHIO NUTS,DRY RSTD,W/SALT 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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