Metagenics, UltraClear SUSTAIN, 29.4 oz (840 g) (Discontinued Item)
By Metagenics5 Reviews
2.48 lbs (1.12 kg)
- Product Code: MTG-91622
- UPC Code: 755571916228
- Package Quantity: 29.4 oz (840 g)
- Dimensions: 4.7 x 4.7 x 7.8 in, 2.1 lbs (0.95 kg)
- Genetic Potential Through Nutrition
- Nutritional Support for the Management of Leaky Gut Syndrome
- Medical Food
UltraClear Sustain is a medical food formulated to provide specialized nutritional support, including amino acids and probiotic factors, combined with readily digestible, low-allergenic-potential macronutrients for patients with leaky gut syndrome. Featuring L-glutamine and a blend of fructooligosaccharides (FOS) and inulin, this formula supports intestinal mucosal health and promotes the growth of healthy bacteria to address dysbiosis associated with leaky gut syndrome. The rice protein concentrate base in UltraClear Sustain has been prepared via a unique process that reduces the already low allergenic potential of rice protein.
Blend, shake, or briskly stir about 2 level scoops (60 grams) of UltraClear Sustain into 8 ounces of chilled water or juice twice daily or as directed by your healthcare practitioner. For highly sensitive individuals, consider reducing consumption to 1/2 to 1 scoop with 4 to 5 ounces of chilled water or juice twice daily during the first 3 to 4 days before starting a full daily dose.
Rice protein concentrate, rice syrup solids, rice flour, a blend of fructooligosaccharides and inulin, olive oil, magnesium citrate, calcium citrate, medium-chain triglycerides, natural flavors, dipotassium phosphate, L-glutamine, silica, D-calcium pantothenate, dicalcium phosphate, ascorbic acid, L-glycine, DL-methionine, d-alpha tocopheryl acetate, zinc gluconate, L-lysine HCl, L-threonine, L-cysteine HCl, Ferrous fumarate, vitamin A (beta-carotene and retinyl palmitate), niacinamide, copper gluconate, pyridoxine HCl, thiamin HCl, chromium polynicotinate (as ChromeMate GTF), riboflavin, folic acid, biotin, cyanocobalamin, and cholecalciferol.
Formulated to Exclude: Wheat, gluten, corn protein, soy protein, egg, dairy products, nuts, tree nuts, crustacean shellfish, colors, artificial sweeteners, and artificial flavors.
Do not use if safety seal is missing or broken.
NOTICE: This product is to be used under the direct supervision of a physician or other licensed healthcare practitioner. Do not engage in any diet supplying less than 800 calories per day without medical supervision.
Excess vitamin A intake may be toxic and may increase the risk of birth defects. Pregnant women and women who may become pregnant should not exceed 5000 IU of preformed vitamin A (retinyl palmitate) per day.
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 60 grams due to variations in handling and product density.
|Serving Size: About 2 scoops (60 g)|
|Servings per Container: 14 (by weight)|
|Amount Per Serving|
|Saturated Fat†||1.5 g|
|Trans Fat||0 g|
|Dietary Fiber||3 g|
|†Saturated fat content is contributed by a beneficial form of fat, medium chain triglycerides, which have recognized health benefits.|
|Percentage of U.S Reference Daily Intakes (U.S. RDI)|
|Each Serving Contains:||% Daily Value|
|Vitamin A (as retinyl palmitate)||1500 IU||30|
|Vitamin A (as beta-carotene)||2500 IU||50|
|Vitamin C||102 mg||170|
|Vitamin D||50 IU||10|
|Vitamin E||50 IU||170|
|Vitamin B6||0.7 mg||35|
|Folic acid||140 mcg||35|
|Vitamin B12||2.1 mcg||35|
|Pantothenic acid||100 mg||1000|
Fructooligosaccharides and Inulin
|*Daily value not established.|
iHerb Customer Reviews
I talk to my dog through an animal communicator and the last time we spoke he told the communicator that "Mom (me) gives me some new stuff that helps my eyes and skin not itch and it helps my tummy too." I'm thrilled that Sustain seems to have powers even it's maker is unaware of.
I used this under my doctor's recommendation following author Dr. Dahlman's (chiropractor) regimen for IBS. I was suspicious at first, but I had been strictly following the monosaccharide (specific carbohydrate) diet for 11 months with minimal success and needed something more. Using this shake as part of an overall program including probiotics and going dairy free, (having been on SCD, I was already grain and "sugar" free, but added rice back for this program) the IBS cleared up very quickly. Several weeks proved a dramatic difference, able to eat foods that would have left me sick for days or weeks. After three months I was nearly normal, eating pizza without any symptoms again. Eating improperly for several months though, some stomach issues returned. Getting back on the diet and this product for a few weeks though was all I needed. I highly recommend Nourishing Traditions by Sally Fallon to know how to eat so this doesn't happen again to you once you are better. I'm always well when I stick to her recommendations. I also used Garden of Life's raw protein with their vitamins and probiotic the last few months of the regimen with success, which is half the cost but also has half the taste. UltraClear has a pleasant taste, not like your normal store whey protein powders, but it is definitely the best rice protein shake I have ever had. And I think I tried them all! It's very handy since you can drink it twice a day to fill you up when it can be so hard to find easy foods that don't upset the stomach. I HIGHLY recommend taking probiotics with this since it has FOS it in to feed microbacteria. If you don't have healthy bacteria ready to eat it up, some doctors say you are just feeding the bad bacteria and making the situation worse.