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Ultramet Lite can be an important part of a healthy lifestyle that includes a proper diet and fitness program. The word, health and healthy refer to the support of a healthy lifestyle for healthy individuals. The use of these words herein is not intended as a claim of any curative properties of this product. This product is intended for human use by healthy physically active adults. If you are pregnant; lactating, under medical care or using any medications, please consult your physician before using this or any other dietary supplement.
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Broccoli. Raspberries. Kale. We all know these foods have super-healthy effects—but it isn’t always practical or possible to work them into an everyday diet. Enter whole-food or food-based supplements. In addition to helping cover nutritional gaps, the trending thought behind these freeze-dried powders is that the body may more easily recognize, absorb, and better assimilate supplements from natural sources than synthetic ones. While there’s not much evidence to support these claims, people interested in eating more nutrition-rich foods or rely on supplements that are as close as possible to the source. Food-based supplements may be helpful for:
Food-based supplements fall into several categories:
Ideally, food-based supplements have all of the nutrition—including vitamins, minerals, enzymes, and other vital plant compounds—found in the fresh fruits and vegetables that they contain.
Let’s take a look at some of the more common ingredients included in whole food supplements and how they can benefit your body. While the foods have been organized according to their dominant properties or characteristics, many of the ingredients have overlapping and synergistic actions in the body.
"I'd rather see my patients get their nutrients from wholesome foods than from vitamins," explains Dr. Maria Boorman, a Victoria, BC-based physician specializing in whole foods nutrition and functional medicine. "When someone needs a vitamin supplement, though, I prefer to use food-based ones, as I think they're more absorbable. Food-based multivitamins are a good option for pregnant women who need to be careful not to overdose on certain nutrients and whose digestive systems may prevent them from being able to take a standard prenatal vitamin."
Since whole foods supplements often contain concentrated sources of fruits and vegetables, select those that have been tested for pesticide residues or are certified organic. Also look for supplements that have been NSF-GMP (National Sanitation Foundation-Good Manufacturing Practice) registered so you can be assured of the identity, quality, and purity of the ingredients listed on the label
| Nutrition Facts |
Serving Size: 1 packet
|Amount Per Serving||%DV|
|Calories from Fat||18|
|Total Fat||2 g||3.000%*|
|Saturated Fat||1 g||5.000%*|
|Trans Fat||0 g||**|
|Total Carbohydrate||24 g||8.000%*|
|Dietary Fiber||1.5 g||6.000%*|
|Vitamin D||200 IU||50.000%|
|Vitamin E||30 IU||100.000%|
|Vitamin B6||1 mg||50.000%|
|Vitamin B12||3 mcg||50.000%|
|Pantothenic Acid||5 mg||50.000%|
|Vitamin A||2000 IU||40.000%|
|Vitamin C||30 mg||50.000%|
*Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
**Daily Value (DV) not established.
Ingredients: Peptol EX (Proprietary Blend Consisting Of: Whey Protein Isolate, Calcium Caseinate, Milk Protein Isolate, Potassium Caseinate, Egg Albumen, Whey Protein Concentrate, Sodium Caseinate, L-Glutamine, Taurine, and Calcium Alpha-ketoglutarate), Maltodextrin, Fructose, Natural and Artificial Flavoring, Vitamin-Mineral Blend Consisting of: (Dicalcium Phosphate, Magnesium Oxide, Potassium Chloride, Vitamin E Acetate, Ascorbic Acid, Ferrous Fumarate, Beta-Carotene, Boron Proteinate, Biotin, Niacinamide, Zinc Oxide, Manganese Gluconate, Vitamin A Palmitate, Calcium Pantothenate, Molybdenum Amino Acid Chelate, Copper Gluconate, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3, Copper Sulfate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Thiamine Mononitrate Riboflavin, Chromium Polynicotinate, Selenium Amino Acid Lecithin, Slat, Xanthan Gum, Aspartame (Phenylketonurics: This Product Contains Phenylalanine), Cellulose Gum, CitriMax (Garcinia Cambodia Extract), Medium-Chain Triglycerides, Carrageenan, Bromelain, Borage Oil, Mono and Diglycerides, Natural Color.