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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How is the Meritene® range different from other food supplements?

Meritene® is a range of food supplements with vitamins, minerals, and proteins. All its products have high quality proteins and are gluten-free*.



What are the benefits of proteins?
High quality proteins included in Meritene® contribute to the maintenance of muscle mass.
How long can you take it for?
There is no time limit for taking Meritene® and it can be taken every day without having to interrupt its intake. For individuals who have been recommended Meritene by a healthcare professional, it is recommended to consult your doctor or pharmacist after 3 months to assess the effectiveness and decide on the next steps.
Why is it good to enrich your diet with nutritional supplements?
As we get older our metabolism changes so it’s important to ensure we have the right nutrients such as protein which helps us maintain muscle mass.
Do all Meritene® varieties provide the same nutrients?
All products in the range provide protein, vitamins and minerals, but in differing amounts, but you can choose what best meets your needs each day: a warming soup, a delicious shake for breakfast, or a ready to drink bottle after the gym.
Can you substitute a meal with Meritene®?
No. The objective of this range is to supplement meals, but never substitute them. Its role is to provide additional proteins, vitamins and minerals that we do not cover with normal intake.
If I eat a balanced and varied diet can I take Meritene®?
When we’re leading busy lives 1 sachet or bottle of Meritene a day can help you maintain a balanced and varied diet
What is the best time of day to take Meritene®?
You can take Meritene any time of day! Whether it is in the morning, afternoon or just before or after physical exercise.
How many sachets of Meritene® Shake must you take daily?
The recommended daily serving is 1 sachet or bottle.
Is it necessary to store Meritene® Shake in the fridge?
The Meritene® Shake sachets do not need to be stored in the fridge. It is sufficient to store them in a cool, dry place. Once the shake has been prepared, it is possible to store it in the fridge for up to 24 hours.
Can you take Meritene® if you are diabetic?
Please consult your doctor or pharmacist so they can determine if the product is suitable for you.
Can you take Meritene® if you have kidney problems?
Please consult your doctor or pharmacist so they can determine if the product is suitable for you.
Can you take Meritene® if you are a coeliac?
All varieties of shakes, soups and ready to drink bottles contain less than 20ppm gluten, so can be considered gluten free.
Can you take Meritene® if you are lactose intolerant?
Meritene uses milk as a key ingredient, and may not be suitable for lactose-intolerance. Please consult your doctor or pharmacist to see if the product is suitable for you.
Can you consume Meritene® if you are taking pharmacological supplements of vitamins and/or minerals?
You should consult your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any drugs or supplements.
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