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XLS Medical Fat Binder

Eating too much fat in your diet? XLS Medical Fat Binder claims to be the answer to reducing calories from fat by blocking up to 27% of your dietary fat intake.

Incorporated into a weight loss plan that has Mica Paris as a fan, we take a closer look at this fat binder and ask whether this product is really an effective way to reduce fat intake.

XLS Medical Fat Binder Pros

  • Ingredients backed by clinical trials
  • Available from trusted online retailers

XLS Medical Fat Binder Cons

  • Little expensive
  • Official website limited information
  • No manufacturer guarantee
  • Some consumers have reported side effects
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XLS Medical Fat Binder

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What You Need To Know About XLS Medical Fat Binder

XLS Medical is a supplement that contains no stimulants and just 100% natural ingredients that should cause no side effects. That said a number of consumers have not only reported side effects but weight loss was minimal, if at all.

Although weight loss should be possible by taking XLS Medical it should be used with the “123 Hello Me” weight loss programme for best results. It’s worth bearing in mind that fat binders are NOT fast acting and weight loss will take time for them to work.

What Are The Side Effects Of XLS Medical Fat Binder?

There seems to be no negative side effects with XLS Medical fat binders, although the manufacturer reports no side effects a number of consumers have reported loose stools or, in contrast, feeling constipated.

How Much Does XLS Medical Fat Binder Cost?

You can buy XLS Medical fat binder from £24.99 for 60 capsules, but this is enough for only 10 days supply. 1 month’s supply of XLS Medical contains 180 capsules and costs £59.99 available from Boots Online and in store.

Our Verdict On XLS Medical Fat Binder

XLS Medical has no money-back guarantee directly from the manufacturers, but it is available by reliable and trusted retailers both online and on the UK High Street.

It was somewhat a tough decision but in the end we decided to reject XLS Medical Fat Binder. The ingredient amounts have been clinically proven to work, albeit very slowly, and it’s available from a trusted retailer, but consumer feedback we have received has been very mixed with reports of possible side effects.

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XLS Medical Fat Binder Review

We started off by picking up a box of XLS Medical fat binder from our local Boots store, as its available exclusively in Boots. It’s a popular brand and it seems to have replaced the popular Alli in High Street Boots stores; even the staff seemed to recommend this brand.

The price we felt was a little steep at £64.99 (price is now £59.99) although you can collect Boots points if you have a Boots store card!

XLS Medical Fat Binder Facts

  • Recommended to be used with “123 Hello me” 12-week weight loss programme
  • Successfully used and endorsed by legendary vocalist Mica Paris
  • Suitable for anyone who eats high fat content meals

The packaging is more medical looking than many of the more commercial looking fat binders on the market. Although it’s not clear from the advertising in-store, XLS Medical should be used as part of the “123 Hello Me” 12-week weight loss programme.

How to Take XLS Medical Fat Binder

Take 2 tablets with water after breakfast, lunch and dinner. If you have a very high fat content meal you can take 3 tablets. Never exceed more than 6 tablets per day.

Mica Paris endorses XLS MedicalThe 3 step programme is designed to ensure you eat sensibly, keep active and regularly take XLS-Medical. The official “123 Hello Me” website features legendary singer Mica Paris’s story of how she successfully used XLS Medical to lose 2 stones and drop 2 dress sizes, all in just 3 1/2 months.


XLS Medical Fat Binder Concerns:

  • Concerns over how much can really be lost with fat binders
  • No money-back guarantee offered
  • Some consumers have reported side effects

As with many fat binders you can end up taking a LOT of tablets each day, XLS Medical is no different in that you take 1-3 tablets with liquid, immediately after each main meal. There are questions as to how effective fat binders can really be though and we look to address these concerns too!

What Does XLS Medical Fat Binder Claim To Do?

XLS Medical claims to be a certified Medical Device product that contains a clinically proven ingredient and essential vitamins that can help you lose 3 times more weight than dieting alone!

XLS-Medical works by binding fats you eat and helps you feel fuller for longer

The supplement is “gentle on your system” and “starts working in just 3 days and you’ll notice a difference in 4 week”.

Does XLS Medical Fat Binder Work?

The main ingredient Litramine has been extensively studied by the owners InQpharm. Two clinical studies, one in 2003 and more recently in 2007, are referenced by XLS Medical to show that Litramine reduces fat absorption by around 27%.

The results of the studies concluded that Litramine reduces dietary fat absorption through gastrointestinal fat binding and could lead to weight loss.

A study published in Advances in Therapy in 2007 has shown how the NeOpuntia (Litramine) ingredient in XLS Medical could also reduce bad cholesterol by 10% in 14 days and reduce metabolic syndrome by 39% within 42 days. More information about the nature of the clinical trial and the amount of NeOpuntia used is needed before this finding can be confirmed though!

An issue found with some fat binders is the removal of additional fat can reduce the amount of fat soluble vitamins. XLS Medical combats this by providing additional fat soluble A, D and E vitamins.

It would seem that clinical data is supportive of the weight loss claims made by XLS Medical and it could be possible to lose weight.

What Are The Ingredients of XLS Medical Fat Binder?

The official website (even the box itself!) contains little information on the ingredients used in this supplement.

So let’s take a look at in the ingredients:

  • Litramine: Patented natural fibre complex derived mainly from Opuntia ficus-indica and has the ability to bind fats. Studies have shown Litramine to reduce fat absorption by up to 27% with no undesirable side effects. It has been shown to be safe, certified organic and does not contain any known allergens. It is manufactured and distributed by InQpharm. (Source: http://www.litramine.com/)
  • Vitamin A- acetate: Fat soluble vitamin essential for eye health and has been suggested to increase longevity, but little evidence backs up these claims.
  • Vitamin D3: Fat soluble vitamin that is essential for health. Can be synthesised by exposure to sunlight, supplementation can be useful during periods of inadequate sunlight exposure, useful if you’re living in the UK!
  • Vitamin E-acetate: Fat soluble vitamin with many functions, most well known for its antioxidant properties.

Does XLS Medical Fat Binder Have Any Side Effects?

There seems to be no negative side effects with XLS Medical fat binders, although the manufacturer reports no side effects a number of consumers have reported loose stools or, in contrast, feeling constipated.

You are advised against taking XLS Medical if you are pregnant or breastfeeding or have a Body Mass Index (BMI) of less than 18.5.

Are There Any Customer Reviews For XLS Medical Fat Binder?

There are no consumer reviews on the official website or on the Boots website. There are some positive reports on Mumsnet that XLS Medical has worked. The feedback we have received from consumers though as been very mixed.

After extensive researching online we found no reports of XLS Medical scams or rip-offs.

Does XLS Medical Fat Binder Offer a Money-Back Guarantee?

There is no money-back guarantee from the manufacturer.

Where Can I Buy XLS Medical Fat Binder?

XLS Medical is not available directly from the manufacturer but from retailers Boots and Lloyds Pharmacy. Boots is the better known retailer and has established a good reputation in the UK for both prescription drugs and wide range of non-prescription supplements.

You can buy XLS Medical fat binder from £24.99 for 60 capsules, but this is enough for only 10 days supply. 1 month’s supply of XLS Medical contains 180 capsules and costs £59.99 available from Boots Online and in store.

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278 comments on “XLS Medical Fat Binder”

  1. Cathy J says:

    I have been taking XLS Medical Max Strength for 23 days now but I am going to stop today.
    I have experienced uncomfortable tummy pain, feeling sick, excess flatulence and constant horrible diarrhoea. I will find another way of helping my weight loss as this was definitely not worth the money. Negligible weight loss but that is because I am eating carefully.

  2. lily snee says:

    Is this tablet Okay for diabetics

  3. Kate Taylor says:

    Complete waste of time. Spend your money on something more credible

  4. Kate says:

    Just horrible… I felt myself very bad after taking them. Palpitations,dizziness,headache, stomach pain, tingles in my feet…face…hands…

  5. Robert Newton says:

    I lost 2 stone in 8 weeks using xl medical fat binder absaloutety changed my life I would recommend these to people with weight problems

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