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.
Keeping calorie control simple and safe
Following a structured weight-loss plan helps ensure safe weight reduction,2 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.