Dr. MacLeod’s VLED Bar Fruit & Nut
Complete convenience, the Dr. MacLeod’s VLED bars are ideal as a meal on the go with no preparation required.
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.
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.
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:
- Your Body Mass Index (BMI) is greater than 30.
- You are male with a waist circumference greater than 102cm.
- You are female with a waist circumference greater than 88cm.
- 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.
Product info sheet
|Ave Qty per serve (50g)||Ave Qty per 100g||Per MJ|
|Energy||850kJ (212Cal)||1700kJ (387Cal)||1000kJ (239Cal)|
|Vitamins||Per serve||% RDI/ ESDDI per serve||Per MJ|
|Vitamin A||450ug||60% RDI||529ug|
|Vitamin D||5.0ug||50% RDI||5.8ug|
|Vitamin E||6.0mg||60% RDI||7.1ug|
|Vitamin C||32.0mg||80% RDI||37.6mg|
|Thiamin (B1)||0.66mg||60% RDI||0.8mg|
|Riboflavin B2||1.0mg||60% RDI||1.2mg|
|Niacin (B3)||8.0mg||80% RDI||9.4mg|
|Vitamin B6||1.3mg||80% RDI||1.5mg|
|Vitamin B12||1.5ug||75% RDI||1.7ug|
|Folic Acid (B9)||180ug||90% RDI||211.7ug|
|Vitamin K||45ug||56% ESADDI||53ug|
|Pantothenate (B5)||3.0mg||60% ESADDI||4.71mg|