HCP

Optifast®

THE OPTIFAST® RANGE IS A NUTRITIONALLY COMPLETE, LOW-CALORIE MEAL REPLACEMENT, DEVELOPED SPECIFICALLY FOR MEDICALLY SUPERVISED WEIGHT LOSS.

Reducing weight in type 2 diabetes can improve insulin sensitivity1 and healthy eating makes blood sugar, blood pressure and cholesterol all easier to manage. However, a restricted calorie diet can be tough to sustain long-term and patients need our encouragement if they are going to succeed.

The Optifast® range provides a selection of tasty meals that have been developed specifically for medically-supervised weight loss. They can be used as a Meal Replacements or for Total Diet Replacement, depending on the desired outcomes.

Keeping calorie control simple and safe

Following a structured weight-loss plan helps ensure safe weight reduction2, and making calorie counting easy can help patients to stay motivated. Optifast® is designed to support the dietary management of type 2 diabetes within a structured weight loss plan:
  • Delicious range of shakes and soups
  • Nutritionally complete
  • 208 kcal per serving

Optifast® is also indicated for weight management in patients who are scheduled to undergo bariatric surgery.



OPTIFAST RANGE
A range of nutritionally complete shakes, bars and soup, clinically proven to help manage weight loss.


References:

  1. Riccardi G. Clin Nutr 2004; 23(4): 447–56.
  2. NHS 2018.https://www.nhs.uk/live-well/healthy-weight/start-the-nhs-weight-loss-plan/ Accessed October 2018.