Ultra Glucose Control® Medical Food 30 Day (Chocolate) - 3lb 11.26oz
Ultra Glucose Control is formulated for the nutritional management of glucose response. It is designed for individuals who may need additional support in controlling their blood sugar levels. Ultra Glucose Control delivers a ratio-balanced combination of carbohydrates, protein, and fat (40-30-30) to manage glucose response, consistent with recommendations from clinical centers. Formulated with MetaRelease™—a propietary blend of slow-release, complex carbohydrates (UCAN SuperStarch®*) and fiber—along with high quality proteins and branchedchain amino acids, Ultra Glucose Control supports a balanced glucose response and sustained energy release.
- Supports a healthy insulin response, helping to manage glucose levels
- Provides satiation and supports muscle-building capacity
- Each serving contains:
- 15 g of a pea/rice protein blend enhanced with branched-chain amino acids
- 22 essential vitamins and minerals
- Monounsaturated fats to support healthy blood lipid levels
Directions: Take one serving one to two times daily, or as directed by your healthcare practitioner. Blend, shake, or briskly stir about 3 level scoops of Ultra Glucose Control (56 grams) into 10-12 fluid ounces of chilled water. Consume within 10 minutes of reconstitution.
This product is non-GMO and gluten free.
Warning: If you are taking blood sugar lowering medication, dosages may need to be altered when using this product. Please discuss this with your doctor. This product has not been tested in pregnant or nursing women.
Storage: Keep tightly closed in a cool, dry place.
Tamper Evident: Do not use if package is torn or open.
Notice: This medical food is to be used under the direct supervision of a physician or other licensed healthcare practitioner for patients with prediabetes or diabetes, or those who need support for glucose response management. Do not engage in any diet supplying less than 800 calories per day without medical supervision.
Ingredients: Heat-moisture treated amylopectin, pea protein isolate, high oleic sunflower oil, organic cocoa powder (processed with alkali),^ rice protein concentrate, natural favors,^^ erythritol, organic cane sugar, magnesium citrate, gum acacia, silica, dextrose, L-leucine, isomalto-oligosaccharide, guar gum, L-isoleucine, L-valine, xanthan gum, vitamin and mineral blend (zinc gluconate, ascorbic acid, manganese gluconate, d-alpha tocopheryl acetate, copper gluconate, D-biotin, retinyl palmitate, niacinamide, cholecalciferol, d-calcium pantothenate, chromium picolinate, pyridoxine HCl, riboflavin, potassium iodide, thiamin HCl, calcium L-5-methyltetrahydrofolate, selenomethionine, and methylcobalamin), and rebaudioside A (from Stevia rebaudiana leaf extract).
WARNING: Excess vitamin A intake may be toxic, may increase the risk of birth defects, and may contribute to osteoporosis. Women who are pregnant or who may become pregnant should not exceed 10,000 IU of preformed vitamin A (retinyl palmitate) per day unless instructed to do so by a healthcare practitioner. If you are taking blood sugar lowering medication, dosages may need to be altered when using this product. Please discuss this with your healthcare practitioner. This product has not been tested in pregnant or nursing women. Keep out of reach of children.
As UCAN SuperStarchª, which is a trademark of the UCAN Company.
1Joslin Diabetes Center. Joslin Clinical Guidelines for Overweight and Obese Adults. 8/07/2011.
2Hayes KC. Macronutrient ratios and insulin response for improved glucose control. Publication in process.
3Qi X, Band M, Tester R, Piggot J, Hurel SJ. Use of slow release starch (SRS) to treat hypoglycemia in type 1 diabetics. Nutrition & Food Science. 2010;40(2);228-234.
*Non-GMO UCAN SuperStarchª contains more than 95% heat-moisture treated amylopectin.
**Results from a small study conducted at the Functional Medicine Research Center¨, the clinical research arm of Metagenics, Inc. Data on file, Metagenics 2014. Publication in process.
US Patent #8,507,462 for superior slow energy release starch. Other patents pending.
|Ingredient||Amount Per Serving|
|Total Fat||8 g|
|Saturated Fat||1 g|
|Trans Fat||0 g|
|Polyunsaturated Fat||1 g|
|Monounsaturated Fat||5 g|
|Total Carbohydrate||26 g|
|Dietary Fiber||4 g|
|Vitamin A(as retinyl palmitate)||1,250 IU||25%|
|Vitamin C||30 mg||50%|
|Vitamin D3 (as cholecalciferol)||400 IU||100%|
|Vitamin E||7.5 IU||25%|
|Vitamin B6||0.5 mg||25%|
|Folate (as calcium L-5-methyltetrahydrofolate)||185.2 mcg||45%|
|Vitamin B12(as methylcobalamin)||1.5 mg||25%|
|Pantothenic Acid||2.5 mg||25%|
|Heat-Moisture Treated Amylopectin††||15 g||‡|
|L-Aspartic Acid||1,500 mg|
|L-Cystine (Cysteine)***||160 mg|
|L-Isoleucine (BCAA)**||1,120 mg|
|L-Leucine (BCAA)**||1,1860 mg|
|L-Valine (BCAA)**||1,190 mg|
*Contributed by pea protein, rice protein, added amino acids, and cocoa
**Essential amino acid
***Conditionally essential amino acid
†15 g total protein with added amino acids: L-leucine, L-isoleucine, and L-valine
††As UCAN SuperStarch®, a trademark of the UCAN Company, containing more than 95% heat-moisture treated amylopectin
‡Daily value not established
^FLO Fair Trade Certified
Contents sold by weight, not volume. Some settling may occur during shipping and handling. Serving size is measured by weight with a scoop included for your convenience. The amount of product contained in two scoops may be above or below 55 grams due to variations in handling and product density.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.