Dr. MacLeod’s VLED Bar Cranberry & Choc

$3.95

Complete convenience, the Dr. MacLeod’s VLED bars are ideal as a meal on the go with no preparation required.

Overview

All of our VLED weight loss products contain a nutritionally complete combination of protein, carbohydrates and fats which has been proven to help preserve muscle mass while you lose fat. Additionally, each product contains the vitamins and minerals you need to maintain your health.

Our VLED range incorporates the Dr. MacLeod’s VLED and the Dr Tim’s Success VLED products.

Why use?

VLED programs are a medically accepted and clinically proven weight loss method that provide the benefits of the motivating effect of rapid weight loss and a mild ketosis that may suppress hunger. Dr. MacLeod’s VLED programs have been shown to be very effective in obesity management with average weight loss for men being 9kg in 4 weeks and women 6kg in 4 weeks.

Ref: Delbridge E & Proietto J (2006) State of the science: VLED (very low energy diet) for obesity. Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 15 Suppl: 49–54.

Our difference

The Dr. MacLeod’s VLED products are used for the medical treatment of overweight and obesity across Australia and New Zealand and is the preferred product range of many bariatric (weight loss) surgeons and medical specialists.

Proudly developed and made in Australia, Dr. MacLeod’s VLED products and been used by thousands of weight loss patients since 1992.

 

Is a VLED weight loss program right for you?

The Dr. MacLeod’s VLED products and program is a safe and effective way to achieve significant weight loss and may be a great option for you if one or more of the following applies to you:

  1. Your Body Mass Index (BMI) is greater than 30.
  2. You are male with a waist circumference greater than 102cm.
  3. You are female with a waist circumference greater than 88cm.
  4. Your BMI is greater than 27, and you suffer with health conditions that are aggravated by or associated with overweight and obesity (co-morbidities).

Your suitability for this type of weight loss should be determined in consultation with your health care professional.

Nutrition info

 

Ave Qty per serve (54g)Ave Qty per 100gPer MJ
Energy896kJ (214Cal)1659kJ (396Cal)1000kJ (239Cal)
Protein12.1g22.4g13.5g
Fat, Total6.7g12.4g7.4g
Saturated3.0g5.5g3.3g
Carbohydrate27g50g30.1g
Sugars17.2g31.8g19.1g
Dietary Fibre1.1g2.0g1.2g
Sodium229mg424mg255g
Potassium133mg246mg148mg
VitaminsPer serve% RDI/ ESDDI per servePer MJ
Vitamin A450ug60% RDI502ug
Vitamin D5.0ug50% RDI5.5ug
Vitamin E6.0mg60% RDI6.6ug
Vitamin C32.0mg80% RDI35.7mg
Thiamin (B1)0.66mg60% RDI0.7mg
Riboflavin B21.0mg60% RDI1.1mg
Niacin (B3)8.0mg80% RDI8.9mg
Vitamin B61.3mg80% RDI1.45mg
Vitamin B121.5ug75% RDI1.6ug
Folic Acid (B9)180ug90% RDI200.8ug
Biotin90.0ug300% ESADDI100.4ug
Vitamin K45ug56% ESADDI50.2ug
Pantothenate (B5)3.0mg60% ESADDI3.3mg
Minerals
Calcium400mg50% RDI446.4mg
Phosphorus400mg40%RDI446.4mg
Iron9.6mg80% RDI10.7mg
Iodine90ug60% RDI100.4ug
Magnesium193mg60% RDI215.4mg
Copper1.2mg40% ESADDI1.3mg
Zinc7.2mg60% RDI8.0mg
Manganese1.5mg30% ESADDI1.6mg
Chromium50.0ug25% ESADDI55.8ug
Selenium35ug50% RDI39.0ug
Molybdenum90.0ug36% ESADDI100.4ug