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A new clinically tested weight
Australia is in the midst of an overweight and obesity epidemic and this
is commonly regarded as one of Australia’s greatest challenges as the
population grows exponentially.
Losing weight can be challenging for many
consumers and requires commitment to
incorporating a healthy balanced diet with
regular physical activity into their routine.
The addition of a clinically tested weight loss
supplement can accelerate their weight loss
efforts. Setting realistic weight loss goals and
identifying their specific motivational levers
are additional important components in
achieving their desired results.3
Pharmacists are an essential link in the
multidisciplinary healthcare professional
team, offering advice to consumers on
available weight loss products. Pharmacists
are one of the most trusted professions and
consumers rely on you to provide advice on
effective and sustainable options – products
that have been clinically tested, with
minimal side effects, that do not interfere
with the social aspects of eating with family
A new product, available over-the-counter
is now available to help the overweight
optimise and boost their weight loss efforts
when used in conjunction with a healthy
diet and regular physical activity. XL-S
Medical has recently been launched in
Australia and is Europe’s No.1 weight loss
brand available in over 25 countries.
XL-S Medical is clinically tested, supported
by a study published in the Journal of
Obesity. The results showed XL-S Medical
can help people lose up to 3 times more
weight than dieting alone.
is recommended for adults >18 years
with a BMI >18.5 . Medical supervision is
recommended for adolescents 12-18 years.
XL-S Medical works locally in the stomach.
XL-S Medical has no added stimulants,
artificial colourings, salt, or preservatives
and is gluten and lactose free. Clinical
studies have shown that XL-S Medical is
well tolerated, the incidence of adverse
side effects being reported was very rare
XL-S Medical is a sweet berry flavoured
powder primarily made from LitramineTM, a
patented natural fibre complex containing
prickly pear that works via a triple action
1. Reduces calories absorbed by
binding dietary fat
The fibre complex LitramineTM binds
readily with a proportion of fat from food
and becomes a large fat-fibre complex in
the stomach. The fat-fibre complex is too
large to be absorbed in the small intestine
and it is eventually excreted from the
2. Can reduce appetite and food
The fibres in LitramineTM also expand and
become a highly viscous gel that delays
gastric emptying, which can help to
reduce appetite and food cravings.
3. Can improve gastrointestinal transit
The fibres contained in XL-S Medical
can play an important role to improve
Further information including a copy of
the clinical trial, a video explaining the
mechanism of action and frequently
asked questions is available at:
Always read the label and use only as directed. To
be taken with a balanced diet and exercise.
1. Monash Obesity and Diabetes Institute August, 2013.
2. ABS National Health Survey, 2012.
3. Omegat Pharma Roundtable - A Discussion on Australia’s
Overweight Epidemic, July 2015.
4. IMS Data MAT12/14.
5. Grube et al., 2013, Obesity, 21, 58-64, 12 week study n=123.
Research conducted by Analyze & Realize and financed
Light diet + XL ê S Medical
Mean body weight reductions between XL-S Medical vs placebo
Published in “The Journal of Obesity”
A highly regarded medical peer-reviewed journal on Obesity.
(12 week data, n=123. Adapted from Grube et. al. 2013)
Research conducted by Analyze & Realize and financed by InQpharm.
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