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BariatrX Essential Medical Food Vanilla

Price: $64.95
Manufacturer: Metagenics

Product Code: M500VEHZ

BariatrX Essentials Vanilla Medical Food

High Protein, Low-Calorie Liquid Meal Option

As bariatric patients know, proper bariatric nutrition is a vital part of losing weight and maintaining health. A healthy bariatric eating plan should include adequate intake of protein, vitamins, and minerals to achieve the desired weight loss and overall health goals.BariatrX Essentials is a great-tasting, low-calorie medical food in powdered beverage form uniquely designed to nutritionally support the health needs of pre- and post-operative bariatric patients. This high protein liquid meal option also provides targeted nutrients to support the management of the specific health concerns of post-bariatric patients, such as energy levels, hair and nail growth, immune health, and tissue repair.Scientifically Formulated:
• May reduce the incidence of adverse consequences of bariatric procedures such as dumping syndrome
• Formulated with a blend of superior soy and whey proteins to promote the growth of lean muscle mass while supporting the loss of unhealthy fat
• Contains a targeted blend of macro- and micronutrients designed to meet the specific needs of the bariatric patient: - Supports hair and nail growth - Helps to reduce fatigue and weakness - Supports immune system function - Provides nutritional building blocks for tissue health and repairBariatric Advantages:
• Provides calcium, which along with regular exercise and a healthy diet, can play a significant role in reducing the rate of bone loss or bone thinning and in protecting bone strength
• Features body-ready folates for cardiovascular health
• Provides fiber for cardiovascular and gastrointestinal health
• Contains heart-healthy soy protein: - Diets low in saturated fat and cholesterol that include 25 grams of soy protein a day may reduce the risk of heart disease - Soy protein has also been shown to have cholesterol-lowering effectsDelicious and Convenient:
• A satisfying, low-residue meal option of only 85 calories
• Mixes with water or other recommended beverages to make a quick and tasty beverage
• Mix with fruit, yogurt, or ice to make a smoothie
• Available in 3 natural flavors: - Vanilla Crème - Banana Supreme - Dutch Chocolate

One scoop (24.6 g) supplies:

* Calories85
* Fat1 g
* Cholesterol0 mg
* Sodium89 mg
* Potassium186 mg
* Carbohydrate11 g
* Dietary Fiber2 g
* Protein†10 g
* Each serving supplies:
* Vitamin A583 IU
* Vitamin C20 mg
* Calcium232 mg
* Iron1 mg
* Vitamin D67 IU
* Vitamin E4 IU
* Vitamin K13 mcg
* Thiamin0.25 mg
* Riboflavin0.28 mg
* Niacin3 mg
* Vitamin B68 mg
* Folate†† (as folic acid, L-5-methyl tetrahydrofolate†††,166 mcg
* and 5-formyl tetrahydrofolate)
* Vitamin B12 (as methylcobalamin and cyanocobalamin)10 mcg
* Biotin50 mcg
* Pantothenic Acid1.6 mg
* Phosphorus166 mg
* Iodine25 mcg
* Magnesium65 mg
* Zinc5 mg
* Selenium12 mcg
* Copper0.33 mg
* Manganese0.2 mg
* Chromium33 mcg
* Molybdenum25 mcg
* Isoflavones5.6 g

Other Ingredients:

* Soy Protein Isolate (PharmaSoy®)†, fructose, cross flow micro-filtered whey protein isolate, natural flavor, maltodextrin, whey protein hydrolysate, soy fiber, corn bran, magnesium citrate, olive oil, lecithin, apple pectin, guar gum, potassium chloride, calcium phosphate, xanthan, carrageenan, cellulose gum, ascorbic acid, zinc citrate, d-alpha tocopheryl acetate, niacinamide, copper gluconate, D-calcium pantothenate, molybdenum amino acid chelate, pyridoxine HCI, riboflavin, retinyl palmitate, thiamin HCI, folic acid, biotin, potassium iodide, phytonadione, selenomethionine, chromium polynicotinate, cholecalciferol, methylcobalamin, cyanocobalamin, L-5-methyl tetrahydrofolate††, 5-formyl tetrahydrofolate. Contains milk.

† Including Non-Genetically Engineered, Identity-Preserved Soy Protein†† Including ActiFolate, a proprietary blend of active folates.
††† As Metafolin® U.S. Patent Nos. 5,997,915; 6,254,904

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