VLCD Rapid Shakes (very low calorie diet) are available in boxes of 10 and 21 sachets, and are not suitable for individual resale.
The VLCD Rapid Program is a Very Low Calorie Diet*, is formulated to supplement 2-3 regular meals per day with shakes containing the vitamins and minerals recommended for each serve. The shakes should be accompanied with a limited intake of food consisting of 3 cups of low starch vegetables* and 1 serve of fruit daily. It is suitable for use by individuals’ whose energy and nutrient intake may not be adequate to meet their individual dietary requirements.
Tony Ferguson VLCD Rapid is for the management of obesity and should be taken under the supervision of a healthcare professional. It is unsuitable for use by pregnant or lactating women, infants, children, adolescents or people older than 65 years of age.
*Tony Ferguson VLCD Rapid has been formulated to be a Very Low Calorie Diet.
VLCD RAPID PROGRAM
The VLCD Rapid program is a very low calorie diet (VLCD) specifically developed for those with a BMI over 30, and aged between 18 and 65 years, who require dramatic weight loss in a short amount of time (ie. for surgery), or those with a BMI over 30 who want to kick-start their weight loss journey. It should only be taken under a doctor’s supervision.
On the VLCD Rapid program, up to three daily meals are supplemented with a VLCD Rapid shake, accompanied with a limited amount of food consisting of 3 cups of low starch vegetables* and 1 serve of fruit per day. In total, individuals will consume a total of 800 calories per day, with each meal being supplemented by a shake containing the vitamins and minerals recommended for each serve. The program plan can only be followed for a maximum of 12 weeks, under the supervision of a GP or dietitian, and is not a sustainable, long-term weight loss solution.
The VCLD Rapid program is not suitable for pregnant or breastfeeding women, anyone younger than 18 years, or older than 65 years of age, and those with a BMI under 30.