Questions about the products of Bariatric Advantage
Are Bariatric Advantage® Vitamin B12 I.F. Chewable Tablets as effective as a Vitamin B12 jab?
Yes, a daily intake of Bariatric Advantage® Vitamin B12 I.F. Chewable Tablets can replace a Vitamin B12 jab. Moreover, the chewable tablets are easy to take and have a good taste.
Is Bariatric Advantage® NutriTotal Vanilla still available?
No, it is no longer available and has been replaced by Bariatric Advantage® NutriTotal with a delicious chocolate flavor. In addition to revamping the taste, we have also optimized the composition according to the latest international bariatric guidelines.
What do you need for a delicious smooth NutriTotal chocolate shake?
100 ml of milk or water...
What are the benefits of Bariatric Advantage® Multi Capsules?
The benefits of Bariatric Advantage® Multi Capsules are that 2 capsules a day are sufficient to meet your daily required intake of vitamins and minerals. Moreover, you don’t need to chew the capsules, for they can be easily swallowed with a sip of water.
How should I take Bariatric Advantage® Multi Capsules?
Don’t take the capsules on an empty stomach, but do so during a meal. Spread the intake over 2 meals (breakfast and/or lunch and/or supper).
How should I take Bariatric Advantage® Multi Chewable Tablets?
Don’t take the chewable tablets on an empty stomach. Bite the chewable tablets into pieces and swallow all of it after proper chewing.
I have trouble swallowing capsules, what can I do?
You may find it easier to take the capsules by opening a capsule and mixing its powder into a small portion of your meal.
Is it necessary to take the Bariatric Advantage® Multi with a Calcium supplement?
It’s recommended to take additional calcium citrate alongside Bariatric Advantage® Multi. An additional 1200 mg, and preferably 1500 mg of calcium (3 chewable tablets), per day is recommended for maintaining strong bones and teeth.
Does Bariatric Advantage® have multivitamin supplements without iron?
The amount of iron in Bariatric Advantage® Multi Capsules/Chewable Tablets is in accordance with international bariatric guidelines. Bariatric Advantage® Multi Chewable Tablets contain only 18 mg of iron and a daily intake of Bariatric Advantage® Multi Capsules contains 28 mg of iron.
Does Bariatric Advantage® have multivitamin supplements without iodine?
Bariatric Advantage® Multi Capsules/Chewable Tablets contain iodine, i.e. 150 µg of iodine per chewable tablet or per 2 capsules. Nutritionists generally recommend that healthy adults take 100-200 µg of iodine per day.
As you’ve undergone stomach surgery, you can’t digest as much food as before. As a result, iodine intake through food is significantly reduced.
People who suffer from hypothyroidism and are being treated with L-thyroxine can take this multivitamin as well. If in doubt, please consult your treating doctor.
How should I take Bariatric Advantage® Whey?
You should dissolve a portion of Whey in a smoothie or in 200 ml of water, milk or juice. In addition, you should dissolve Whey in cold drinks, as warm drinks enhance the risk of lump formation. Also, you can mix a portion of Whey with a meal of choice.
How should I take Bariatric Advantage® Zinc?
You can take zinc tablets in addition to your daily dose of multivitamins.
How should I take Bariatric Advantage® Vitamin B12?
You can take them at any time of the day.
I take Bariatric Advantage MULTI, can I replace it by Bariatric Advantage HAIR?
I take Bariatric Advantage® Prenatal, when do I switch to Bariatric Advantage® Multi?
Bariatric Advantage® Prenatal is recommended for the whole period.