WHAT IT IS

It is literally an alimentary solution which aims at treating obesity and overweigh. It consists of a nutritional rehabilitation therapy which mostly act on the fat mass, and lets the patient loose his weight rapidly with a significant reduction that can be reckoned on an average of the 7-11% for each treatment.

HOW IT WORKS

The patient, who is previously subjected to a metabolic checkup for the diagnostics in specialized centers, eats for 10 days (24h/24h), by a nose-gastric sound with the essential alimentary integrators such as: aminoacids, proteins, fibres, vitamins, and mineral salts.

THE THERAPY EFFECTS

  • It creates a ketoacidosis which stops the hunger
  • It mostly reduces the fat mass
  • It detoxifies
  • It feeds the brain and the muscles

TIME OF PROCEDURE

Every treatment lasts from 10 to 12 days. It can be repeated under the control of the doctor according to what the patients intend to perceive after no less than 20 days.

WHERE

We can do it rigorously in medical laboratory only or in sanitarian centers with specialist sanitary fittings firstly to have a precise metabolic examination and an accurate diagnostics, secondly for the personalization of the therapy, and finally for defining the treatment in a specific period of time.

BENEFITS

The so-called ALS therapy, besides bringing to an end obesity and overweight, produces benefits in the fields of the metabolic syndrome and its connected chronic pathologies such as: diabetics, hypercholesterolemy, cardiopathies, hypertension, epatopathie, nocturnal sleep apnoea and hypo apnoe syndrome. During the therapy we can also see evident and important improvements in the quality of the memory, of the sleep, of the humour and enthusiasm of an individual because of its growing motivation thanks to its already achieved results. The skin together with the muscles seem to be strengthened too.

ADVISABLE

For patients who need a rapid and important reduction of weight before a surgical operation or for other emergency.

For patients who have failed other different diet and surgical methods to reduce the weight (diet, physical training, medicines, substitutive meals, surgical operations etc.).

For patients with an high Body Mass Index (BMI) in relation to the surgery of the obesity, but with operation risks. In these conditions this method will be adopted in more cycles.

For patients who have already been subjected to a bariatric surgery (intragastric balloon for obesity, gastric band) with no serious complication and with a modest weight loss or a recovery of the reduced weight.

CONTRAINDICATONS

  • Renal insufficiency
  • Alimentary disturbances
  • Psychiatric disturbances with insufficient compensation.