Developed based mostly on L-Nutra’s Fasting Mimicking Diet® (FMD®) expertise, Fast Bar® is the primary vitamin bar particularly designed for intermittent fasting, and clinically confirmed to maintain the physique in a continued fasting state. This breakthrough formulation permits shoppers to remain nourished and quick with meals, as an alternative of water fasting. Fast Bar® is formulated with plant-based proteins, wholesome fat primarily from macadamia nuts, pecans and almonds, and fiber-rich carbs that gas the physique whereas preserving it in ketosis. It is non-GMO, gluten-free, dairy-free, soy-free, and made with no synthetic sweeteners or preservatives.
“This analysis is the primary of its form to scientifically reveal that the physique reacts to Fast Bar® in a approach that’s similar to a water-only quick,” stated Dr. Om Ganda, Associate Clinical Professor at Harvard Medical School. “This implies that it may be successfully used to facilitate the follow of each time-restricted consuming and intermittent fasting.”
This randomized, managed examine monitored 105 adults who fasted for 15 hours in a single day, then had glucose and ketone ranges measured each hour for 4 hours after consuming both a Fast Bar®, a mean breakfast, or simply water. The Fast Bar® group had glucose ranges similar to that of the water-only group all through the hours after the meal, and ketone ranges that have been much like the water-only group 2 or extra hours after the meal.
“Fasting is the #1 top-searched food plan in America, but many individuals battle with the bodily pressure of going 14-18 hours on water alone to drop extra pounds and improve their metabolism. The lengthy hours of no meals stresses important organs that want nourishment to carry out,” stated L-Nutra Chief Executive Officer and Board Chairman Joseph Antoun. “Fast Bar® ensures the very best of each worlds, the place one can preserve a state of ketosis much like water fasting whereas nonetheless nourishing the physique. This breakthrough discovering cements L-Nutra because the main nutri-tech firm on the intersection of fasting, vitamin and longevity.”
Throughout the 4 hours of monitoring glucose and ketone ranges, those that solely consumed water confirmed a a lot stronger need to eat and had much less sense of fullness than the Fast Bar® group. This examine additionally confirmed that the consumption of Fast Bar® didn’t trigger a spike in blood sugar ranges and resulted in much less need to eat over time than solely consuming water.
“Fasting gives a wide selection of well being advantages together with mobile rejuvenation, weight reduction, and help of metabolic stability,” stated Dr. Darria Long, TEDx speaker and specialist in emergency medication. “More shoppers are taken with fasting yearly, and Fast Bar® is the smarter method to quick longer whereas additionally staying satiated.”
“The outcomes of this examine now categorically present that Fast Bar® consumption can be utilized to successfully mimic the follow of a water-only quick,” stated Dr. William Hsu, Chief Medical Officer at L-Nutra. “As client curiosity in intermittent fasting for weight administration and improved metabolic well being continues to develop, these findings are particularly impactful.”
Fast Bar® is made with plant-based protein and is accessible in three flavors – nuts + darkish cocoa, nuts + cacao chips, and nuts + honey. Two new flavors, lemon berry and blueberry acai, will launch this summer season on FastBar.com and at Sprouts Market.
L-Nutra is main the invention, design, and commercialization of novel, plant-based vitamin applications and therapeutics with the mission of enhancing human health-span as much as 100 years. L-Nutra interprets the science behind the Fasting Mimicking Diet® expertise and Nutrition For Longevity® with discoveries in cellular-level nutrient signaling pathways to advertise wholesome getting older applied sciences and to advance the event of therapeutic options for age-related ailments. For extra information, go to www.l-nutra.com.
1An Intermittent Fasting Mimicking Nutrition Bar Extends Physiologic Ketosis in Time Restricted Eating: A Randomized, Controlled, Parallel-Arm Study. Nutrients. 2021; https://doi.org/10.3390/nu13051523
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