UPC: 755571916440 Total Weight: 2.6 lbs (1.18 kg)
Package Format: 36 oz International Shipping: This item is prohibited from shipping to Australia.
Before and after bariatric surgery, it is essential to make sure your body receives the nutrition it needs, and Bariatric Meal from Metagencis can supply this.
This product consists of a medical food that is formulated specifically for bariatric patients. Bariatric Meal from Metagenics contains high-quality protein along with carbs, fat and other crucial nutrients that you need to promote quick and easy healing after surgery. This meal powder is low-calorie and tastes great as it provides immune support, boosts your tissue repair and encourages overall recovery.
Bariatric Meal from Metagenics can provide the nutritional support you need to maintain your health, pre- or post-bariatric surgery. Get it today at eVitamins for a great price!
Warnings: Contains soy and milk. Keep out of reach of children. In case of persistent nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, or other symptoms contact your physician. Such symptoms may be the result of bariatric surgery. Excess Vitamin A intake may be toxic and may increase the risk of birth defects. Pregnant women and women who may become pregnant should not exceed 5000 IU of preformed Vitamin A (retinyl palmitate) per day.
Recommended Use: BariatrX Essentials medical food may be mixed with chilled water, nonfat milk, electrolyte replacement beverages, reduced calorie beverages, or other liquids recommended by your healthcare practitioner. Fresh or frozen fruit, as well as ice or extract flavorings, may be added to customize the texture and taste. Prolonged blending may cause foaming. Volume of fluid may be adjusted to change consistency.
1 month pre-op: Replace 1 meal with 3 level scoops into 12 oz of liquid once daily.
0-3 months post-op: Mix 1 level scoop into 4 oz of liquid 6 times per day.
3-6 months post-op: Mix 3 level scoops into 12 oz of liquid 2 times per day.
6 months post-op: Mix 3 level scoops into 12 oz of liquid 1 time per day.
Or as directed by your health care practitioner. Additional fluids throughout the day promote adequate hydration. Your health care practitioner may recommend additional nutritional products--including targeted vitamins, fiber, and protein--tailored to the needs and sensitive stomachs of bariatric patients. Regular exercise is an essential component of a healthy body composition program as well.
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