Nuvexa®

Helps maintain healthy cholesterol and triglyceride levels

Healthy Cholesterol Levels and Weight Management

Nuvexa with patented FBCx® is clinically researched to support healthy levels of cholesterol and triglycerides and helps with weight management1-3. Nuvexa binds with fat in foods to prevent its digestion and absorption, and contains patented FBCx which complexes up to 9 times its own weight in dietary fat. FBCx stands for ‘Fat Binding Complexer’, a natural fibre also known as alpha-cyclodextrin (alfadex).

The Nuvexa Difference

  • Contains patented FBCx - protected by a family of over 40 patents worldwide

  • Helps reduce up to 54 g (486 Calories) of dietary fat from being absorbed by the body each day3,4

  • Clinically researched for over a decade and continues to be the subject of ongoing clinical trials1-6

Who is Nuvexa for?

Suitable for women and men, who along with healthy lifestyle changes, could use a helping hand to maintain healthy cholesterol and weight.

Ingredients

Nuvexa contains alpha-cyclodextrin, known as FBCx, which is a natural fibre derived from corn. Each Nuvexa tablet contains 1 gram of the (alpha-cyclodextrin) fibre patented as FBCx.

 

Learn more about alpha-cyclodextrin (FBCx)

 

Directions for use

Adults: Take 2 tablets with a fat-containing meal or snack, 3 times a day.

As FCBx is a dietary fibre, it’s important to ensure you have an adequate intake of water when taking Nuvexa.

Always read the label. Use only as directed. If symptoms persist, see your healthcare professional.

 

Tolerability

If you’re on a low fat diet, please consult your healthcare professional before using Nuvexa. Nuvexa is well tolerated; however, it may cause gastrointestinal upset if the recommended dosage is exceeded.

References

1.    Comerford KB, et al. Obesity 2011;19:1200-1204.
2.    Jarosz PA, et al. Metab. Clin. Expt. 2013;62(10):1443-1447
3.    Wagner EM, et al. Metab. Clin. Expt. 2008;57:1046-1051.
4.    Jen KL et al. Nutr Diet Suppl 2013;5:1-7.
5.    Gallaher DD, et al. Fed Am Soc for Exp Bio Jnl 2007;21:A730.
6.    Artiss JD, et al.. Metab. Clin. Expt 2006;55:195-202.

Packaging and product claims may vary depending on country-specific regulations. Products available in selected markets only.

FAQs

How should Nuvexa be used?

It is recommended to take two tablets of Nuvexa with a fat-containing meal or snack three times a day. This is a total of six tablets each day.

Is Nuvexa likely to interact with any medications?

There are no known drug interactions with Nuvexa. Let your healthcare professional know if you start taking Nuvexa.

How quickly does Nuvexa start to work?

Nuvexa can start to work from the first dose. Clinical studies with Nuvexa showed beneficial effects after 2-3 weeks. You should continue to take Nuvexa as long as advised by your healthcare professional.

Does Nuvexa contain gluten?

There is no added gluten. There are also no added lactose, yeast, wheat, sugar, salt, egg, soy, dairy, artificial colours, sweeteners or preservatives.

Does Nuvexa contain any allergens?

Nuvexa does not contain gluten, lactose, yeast, wheat, sugar, salt, egg, soy, dairy, artificial colours, sweeteners or preservatives. Nuvexa is sourced from corn.

Can vegetarians or vegans take Nuvexa?

Yes. Nuvexa is suitable for vegetarians and vegans.

How long can Nuvexa be taken?

Nuvexa can be taken for as long as needed or as recommended by a healthcare professional.

What is FBCx made from/what does it contain?

FBCx is a soluble fibre derived from corn. Each Nuvexa tablet contains 1 gram of the (alpha-cyclodextrin) fibre patented as FBCx.

Does Nuvexa treat all fats equally?

Nuvexa with FBCx binds and reduces fat absorbed from food. An animal study conducted by professors at the University of Minnesota suggests that Nuvexa may preferentially bind with saturated fat.5 Another study conducted by scientists at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) showed that animals receiving Nuvexa had significantly lower levels of saturated fats and fatty acids in their blood.3

Where can I find Nuvexa?

Nuvexa is available in selected markets. Please contact us for further information.