OPTIFAST® VLCD™ Dessert 53g Sachet

Size:Pack contains 8 x 53g sachets.

Available in 2 flavours

  • Lemon Creme
  • Chocolate

Product details

The easy to prepare Dessert products are part of the OPTIFAST® VLCD™ range and comes in 2 delicious flavours, Chocolate and Lemon Crème.

They are part of a nutritionally complete Program, that is high in protein, is a source of fibre.

OPTIFAST® VLCD™ should be taken under the supervision of a healthcare professional.

Very Low Energy Diet. Take an additional two litres of calorie-Free fluid each day. Unsuitable for use by Pregnant or Lactating Women, Infants, children, Adolescents or People Older than 65 years of age.


Chocolate Dessert: Milk Protein (17%), Calcium Caseinate (9.5%), Sodium Caseinate (5.5%), Skimmed Milk Powder (24%), Vegetable Oil (Canola, Sunflower), Minerals (Potassium Citrate, Sodium Phosphate, Magnesium Carbonate, Calcium Carbonate, Potassium Chloride, Ferric Pyrophosphate, Zinc Sulphate, Copper Gluconate, Manganese Sulphate, Sodium Fluoride, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenite, Sodium Molybdate, Chromium Chloride), Maltodextrin (Corn), Cocoa Powder (5%), Vegetable Gum (414), Starch (Potato), Fructo-Oligosaccharide, Inulin, Glucose Syrup (Corn), Medium Chain Triglycerides, Sugar, Fish Oil, Flavour, Sweeteners (Aspartame, Acesulfame Potassium), Emulsifiers (472c, Soy Lecithin, 471), Antioxidants (301, 304, 306), Vitamins (E, Niacin, C, Pantothenic Acid, B6, B1, A, B2, Folic Acid, K, Biotin, D, B12). Contains Milk, Soy and Fish. Contains Phenylalanine. May contain Egg. Gluten-free.



Add one sachet of OPTIFAST® VLCD™ to 200ml of cold water in a shaker.  Shake vigorously.  Immediately pour dessert into a bowl.  Leave to stand for 5 minutes preferably in a refrigerator.  Alternatively, add one sachet of OPTIFAST® VLCD™ to 200ml of cold water to a bowl and mix vigorously with a whisk or fork.  Leave to stand for 5 minutes preferably in a refrigerator. All prepared products should be tightly covered and consumed within 6 hours at room temperature or within 24 hours if refrigerated.  Note: Do not change proportions. Follow preparation instructions.

Very Low Energy Diet: For Intensive Level of the program, replace all meals with three OPTIFAST® VLCD™ products per day. Additionally, consume a minimum of two litres of calorie-free fluid and at least two cups of low starch vegetables with one teaspoon of vegetable oil per day. A program of regular light exercise enhances wellbeing and the likelihood of success. One serve of OPTIFAST® VLCD™ Dessert can be replaced with one serve of any other product in the Optifast® VLCD™ range (Bars, Soups, Shakes).

Nutritional information
OPTIFAST ® VLCD™ Dessert Chocolate
Servings Per Pack:  8
Serving Size:  53g (Sachet)
Average Quantity
per Serving
Average Quantity
per 100g
Ave Qty per 100ml made up with water
Energy 840  kJ 1580 kJ 354 kJ
    201Cal 379Cal 85 Cal
Protein 20 g 37.7 g 8.4 g
Fat-total 4.5 g 8.5 g 1.9 g
    - Saturated 1.0 g 1.8 g 0.4 g
             - Linoleic Acid 1.2 g 2.2 g 0.5 g
             - alpha-Linolenic Acid 196 mg 370 mg 83 mg
Carbohydrate 18.2 g 34.4 g 7.7 g
    - Sugars 8.5 g 16 g 3.6 g
    - Lactose 8.0 g 15 g 3.4 g
Dietary Fibre 3.6  g 6.8 g 1.5 g
Sodium 545  mg 1030 mg 230 mg
Vitamin A 345 µgRE 650 µgRE 146 µgRE
Vitamin B1(Thiamin) 0.58 mg 1.1 mg 0.25 mg
Riboflavin (B2) 0.64 mg 1.2 mg 0.27 mg
Niacin 9 mg NE 17 mg NE 3.8 mg NE
Folic Acid 110 µg 210 µg 47 µg
Vitamin B6 1.0 mg 1.9 mg 0.4 mg
Vitamin B12 1.1 µg 2.0 µg 0.4 µg
Biotin 10.6 µg 20 µg 4.5 µg
Pantothenic Acid 2.7 mg 5 mg 1.1 mg
Vitamin C 40 mg 75 mg 17 mg
Vitamin D 3.7 µg 7 µg 1.6 µg
Vitamin E 7.4 mg TE 14 mg TE 3.1 mg TE
Vitamin K 31.8 µg 60 µg 13.4 µg
Zinc 4.7 mg 8.8 mg 2.0 mg
Calcium 590 mg 1110 mg 250 mg
Iron 8.7 mg 16.4 mg 3.7 mg
Iodine 93 µg 175 µg 39 µg
Magnesium 160 mg 300 mg 67 mg
Manganese 1.0 mg 1.8 mg 0.4 mg
Molybdenum 27 µg 50 µg 11 µg
Phosphorus 580 mg 1100 mg 250 mg
Selenium 40 µg 75 µg 16.8 µg
Copper 1.2 mg 2.3 mg 0.5 mg
Chloride 280 mg 530 mg 120 mg
Potassium 955 mg 1800 mg 405 mg
Chromium 27 µg 50 µg 11 µg