OPTIFAST® Protein Plus Chocolate
Overview of the OPTIFAST® Programme:
- Clinically-proven, nutritionally complete, weight management programme
- Very low-calorie meal replacement plan
- Used in conjunction with comprehensive patient education and support
- Includes allowed vegetables and salad
- Usually a 26-week programme
Adults with a BMI of 30 or higher, or a BMI of 27 plus weight-related co-morbidities such as:
- High blood pressure
- High cholesterol
- High blood sugar levels
- Family history of heart disease
- Sleep apnoea
- Weight reduction prior to surgery
- Pre-bariatric surgery
OPTIFAST® is recommended for use under the supervision of a healthcare professional or dietitian.
28g protein per serve to maintain muscle mass (40% more than standard OPTIFAST®shakes).
Low in both lactose and sugar.
Each box contains 10 x 63g sachets
|Serving size: 1 Sachet (63g)||Amount per serving|
|Vitamin A||320ug RE|
|Vitamin E||7.0mg TE|
Skimmed milk powder (31%), milk proteins [calcium caseinate (20%), sodium caseinate (10%)], maltodextrin (corn), vegetable oil (canola, sunflower), minerals (potassium citrate, magnesium carbonate, calcium phosphate, sodium chloride, potassium phosphate, ferric pyrophosphate, copper gluconate, zinc sulphate, manganese sulphate, sodium fluoride, potassium iodide, sodium molybdate, sodium selenite, chromium chloride), vegetable gum (414), fructo-oligosaccharide, inulin, medium chain triglycerides, glucose syrup (corn), sugar, fish oil, flavour, emulsifiers (472c, soy lecithin, 471), sweeteners (aspartame, acesulfame potassium), antioxidants (301, 304, 306), vitamins (vitamin E acetate, nicotinamide, calcium pantothenate, sodium ascorbate, pyridoxine hydrochloride, thiamine hydrochloride, vitamin A acetate, riboflavin, folic acid, phytomenadione, cholecalciferol, cyanocobalamin, biotin), chocolate identical flavour.
Contains milk, fish, soy and phenylalanine (not to be used by people with phenylketonuria).
DOES NOT CONTAIN
Shelf table. Store in a cool, dry place
Very low calorie diets (800 calories/day) are not suitable for:
- Children under 18 years of age
- Pregnant or breastfeeding women
- Renal or liver failure
- Unstable angina
- Use with caution over 65 years old