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Can Bariatric Advantage® Whey be mixed with water or food? With both cold and warm food?
Yes. However, make sure the food is not too warm (cold or lukewarm dishes up to 30°C are recommended) so as not to denature the proteins.
Why do I need to eat at least 60 g of proteins a day?
Proteins are the building blocks of our bodies. Proteins are necessary to maintain muscle mass and to promote recovery after surgery. They also help ensure that weight loss is only at the expense of fatty tissue. Major sources of proteins are meat, fish, poultry, eggs, dairy products, etc. Ask your doctor for advice.
What is the origin of the whey proteins in Bariatric Advantage® Whey and Bariatric Advantage® NutriTotal? If they are of animal origin, can they also cause allergies?
Whey proteins are present in cow's milk and may therefore cause allergies. Bariatric Advantage® Whey and NutriTotal are therefore only gluten-free.
How is the whey protein isolate made?
This is a natural whey isolate of sweet Irish whey prepared with cold cross-flow microfiltration to maintain the natural structure of protein and maximize protein intake.
I am lactose-intolerant. Is Bariatric Advantage® Whey suitable for me?
Bariatric Advantage® Whey is suitable for most people with lactose intolerance. It contains very little lactose (<1%) and is low in fat. If you have any concerns, ask your doctor or dietician.
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.