BioSlim VLCD Program

There are three phases of the BioSlim program, you should check with your Healthcare Professional to determine which phase is most suited to your individual weight loss needs.

*Your calorie allowance will depend on your start weight & gender, please use the reference below to determine your calorie allowance.
Female: <100kgs=1000, 100-150kgs=1200, >150kgs=1500; Male: <100kgs=1200, 100-150kgs=1500, >150kgs=1800
^Based on the daily energy intake for the average adult diet of 8700kJ, your energy intake may be higher or lower depending on your age, gender, weight and lifestyle.

Who should not use a VLCD

VLCD should not be used by people who have acute cerebrovascular or cardiovascular disease (including unstable angina) kidney disease, liver disease, type 1 diabetes or severe psychological disturbances should not follow a VLCD.

Do not use during pregnancy or whilst breastfeeding.
We recommend that you wait until you have finished breastfeeding before commencing the BioSlim program unless medically advised due to the restriction of calories and certain foods as you try to lose weight. Pregnant and breastfeeding women require a range of foods and nutrients for the healthy development of their baby and to produce a good quality and quantity of breast milk.

Not recommended for children under 18.
Children need a range of foods and nutrients for healthy development. In the case where excess weight is negatively impacting their health, the program should only be commenced with medical approval and under strict supervision of a Healthcare Professional.

Medical advice required for people over the age of 65.
It is important to seek advice from a Healthcare Professional to determine if the BioSlim program is the appropriate method of weight loss due to various factors that need to be considered related to current medical status and if you are taking any medications. The BioSlim program should only be commenced with approval and strict supervision of a Healthcare Professional.