Our Essential Protein 2 in 1 Bar contain 15 g of high-quality protein and 500 mg of calcium citrate and are the perfect choice for anyone looking to get in that extra dose of calcium and supplement their protein intake! Choose from two delicious flavors: Peanut Butter Crunch or Caramel Crunch. Each crunchy bar is packed with flavor and full of the nutrients you need. Great for an on-the-go snack that’s great for you, throw a 2 in 1 bar in your backpack for a hike along the pine needle-laden trails or keep one in your car for a delicious escape from a traffic jam—these bars are for anytime.
Key Elements: · 15 g of protein · 500 mg of calcium citrate · 333 IU of vitamin D3 · 5 g of fiber · Only 130-140 calories · Gluten Free
Key Things to Look for in Our Essential Protein 2 in 1 Bars: · The third product created in our line of Essential supplements, it provides a unique twist, offering 2 important elements for a weight loss surgery or medical weight loss patient, protein and calcium. Many patients struggle to achieve their daily protein and calcium intake and this bar is the perfect solution! It makes compliance easier and tasty by combining a dose of calcium citrate with high-quality protein in a bar that will satiate your hunger! · These bars are also excellent for anyone that is actively losing weight or in need of a delicious, quick, protein-packed snack that contains fiber, is low in sugar, and low-fat! · Taste – Our Essential Protein 2 in 1 Bars are a quick, tasty treat that everyone will love! · Protein Quality - Since quality is a critical element of all of our products, we used a blend of high-quality whey protein isolate and soy protein isolate with a final score of 100 (out of 100) on the PDCAA scale, making this a complete protein providing your body all of the essential amino acids it needs. · Calcium Citrate - by utilizing 100% calcium citrate, we are providing you with a form of calcium that is easily absorbed, does not need to be taken with food (to be properly absorbed), has a lower risk of kidney stone formation (compared to calcium carbonate), and is the only recommended form of calcium for weight loss surgery patients. · Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol) - Our Essential Protein 2 in 1 Bars contain 333 IUs of vitamin D3 per bar. Vitamin D deficiencies are quite common in bariatric surgery patients, so consuming products that include adequate levels of vitamin D3 is critical to your health. · Fiber – including fiber helps with satiety, the feeling of fullness. Fiber may also help to regulate blood sugar and insulin levels, as well as assist with bowel regularity. This bar boasts 5 g of fiber per serving! · Magnesium – This critical mineral is most effective in the citrate form. This bar contains 50 mg of magnesium citrate per serving! · Nutrition Stats – With nutrition stats of only 130-140 calories per serving, being low in sugar, and low-fat, your waistline will appreciate this product being a part of your pantry staples! · This product is manufactured in a facility that uses peanuts, tree nuts, eggs, and wheat.
* Patients should follow the instructions of their bariatric surgeon regarding proper supplementation. Proper supplementation should be viewed as an individualized regimen based upon each patient’s individual medical history, laboratory studies, and current medication use.
* Patients should follow the instruction of their bariatric surgeon regarding how much protein should be consumed daily.