What is Plexus Lean Whey?
Plexus Lean Whey is a supercharged meal replacement shake that delivers nutrition, energy, and weight loss benefits^ - all with a smooth creamy texture and two delicious flavor options.
Plexus Lean Whey is power packed with 15 grams of whey protein and two delectably smooth and mouthwatering flavors: Milk Chocolate and Creamy Vanilla. With the shake's 24 essential vitamins and minerals, you have all the nutrition of a healthy meal in a convenient, easy-to-prepare shake.
Plexus Lean is also specifically formulated to be good for your gut, with 5g of dietary fiber per serving - including prebiotic fibers that promote the growth of good gut microbes. With plenty of protein and fiber to help you feel satisfied, you’re on your way to better health!
Nourish Someone in Need
Plexus and Plexus Charities launched the Nourish One Initiative to help provide meals** to people who need them most. Here's how it works:
For every serving of Plexus Lean you purchase, Plexus and Plexus Charities give a contribution to Feeding America. Feeding America partners with over 200 member food banks to help people in need.
Who should use Plexus Lean Whey?
Plexus Lean is the convenient meal replacement solution that delivers optimal nutrition and weight loss^ benefits, all with an incredible taste. It’s perfect for anyone looking for a healthy and convenient meal replacement or satisfying snack. Lean is not recommended for use by children under 18 because the product was formulated to meet the nutritional needs of adults.
Lean Whey Meal Replacement Key Benefits:
- 15 g of rBGH-free† whey protein.
- 24 grams of protein when prepared with 8 oz. nonfat milk.
- Promotes weight loss^ and satisfies hunger.
- Helps to cut calories and lose weight^ while providing healthy nutrition.
- Supports digestive health.
- Excellent source of fiber.
- Contains a blend of proteins for fast and lasting satisfaction, and post-activity muscle support.
- Premium whey protein to help support lean muscle.
- Contains lecithin, a source of choline, along with the choline found in milk, to support brain health and more.
|Product Information Sheet||Virtual Office > Sharing Plexus > Product > Lean Whey Product Information Sheet.|
|Nutrition Label||Creamy Vanilla, Milk Chocolate|
|Compatibility with Plexus Products||All Plexus Products. TriPlex Combo especially recommended.|
|Recommended Servings Per Day||2x per day for weight loss^. 1x per day all other uses.|
|Best time to take||Anytime. Use as a satisfying meal or on-the-go snack.|
|Organic Sweeteners Only||Yes. Coconut sugar, stevia leaf extract, & natural flavors.|
|Available Markets||Launches in US & CA on 10/24/2018 and not for resale (NFR) in Australia & New Zealand on 10/24/2018.|
Frequently Asked Questions
Can children under the age of 18 use Plexus Lean?
Plexus Lean is not recommended for use by children under 18 because the product was formulated to meet the nutritional needs of adults.
When and how is the best way to use Plexus Lean Whey?
Use Plexus Lean as a meal replacement twice a day for weight loss^, once a day to maintain a healthy weight, or whenever as a snack.
How should Plexus Lean Whey be mixed?
Add 2 level scoops to 8oz of nonfat milk or water & shake quickly for 10 seconds. Use a blender to add ice and/or fruit if desired. You can also use 1 level scoop with 4-6 fl oz of nonfat milk or water for a snack.
Can Plexus Lean Whey be mixed with other beverages?
It's best served with cold, nonfat milk. However, feel free to substitute any other animal or plant milk. Note this affects the caloric value of the drink.
Does Plexus Lean Whey work with other Plexus products?
Absolutely. Lean Whey is a great addition to any Plexus regimen. It's best used with the TriPlex Combo. The TriPlex is excellent for overall health and helps users lose weight^ while maintaining muscle.
How does Plexus Lean Whey compare to Lean Vegetarian or P96?
Information comparing Lean Whey, Lean Vegetarian, and P96 can be viewed here: Plexus Protein Powder Comparison. An Ambassador can also locate the information in their Virtual Office > Sharing Plexus > Products > search "Protein Powder Comparison."
Where can I find the lot number and expiration date?
The lot number is a 6 digit number found on the back of the Plexus Lean Whey bag printed on the middle of the zipper seal at the top of the bag. The expiration date of the product will be under the lot number.
What protein is used?
Ultra-pure, rBGH-free† whey protein to support muscles and keep you full.
Is Plexus Lean Whey vegetarian?
Yes, it is vegetarian for vegetarians who consume whey (dairy source), but it is not vegan. The Plexus Lean Family also includes a plant-based vegetarian protein option with Lean Vegetarian, which is a good alternative for those who want to avoid dairy.
What is the prebiotic and protease enzyme blend in Plexus Lean and how is it beneficial?
The prebiotic and protease enzyme blend in Plexus Lean includes guar gum, a prebiotic fiber that supports the microbiome and digestive enzymes derived from Aspergillus niger and Aspergillus oryzae, which contribute to digestive health.
Are the ingredients bioavailable?
Yes. The vitamins and minerals in Plexus Lean are in highly bioavailable forms so they're more easily absorbed and better utilized by the body.
Are there vitamins or minerals in Plexus Lean?
Yes. 24 highly bioavailable vitamins and minerals including 5-MTHF Methylated Folate, Calcium, Zinc, Vitamins A, C, E and more.
Does Plexus Lean contain any allergens (dairy, egg, peanut, soy, shellfish, tree-nut, fish, & wheat)?
Whey protein is a byproduct of milk. Although the whey we use contains very little lactose, it would not be suitable for those who have a dairy allergy. Plexus Lean Whey is free from egg, peanut, soy, shellfish, tree nut, fish, and wheat allergens.
Is there caffeine or any other stimulants in Plexus Lean?
No. There are no stimulants in Plexus Lean.
Can Lean be heated for recipes without damaging the nutrients or protein?
It is generally best to use these products as directed. Warming could affect the efficacy of the product and potency of the nutrients.
What sweeteners are used?
Plexus Lean is free from artificial sweeteners. Plexus uses organic, sustainably grown coconut sugar, stevia (rebaudioside A) leaf extract, and natural flavors for both chocolate and vanilla.
Does Plexus Lean Whey use 5-MTHF instead of folic acid?
Yes. Plexus Lean is formulated with the most bioavailable form, which everyone can utilize. Folic acid is a form of vitamin B9, also known as folate. It is vital for making red blood cells, aids health cell division and growth, and synthesizes and repairs DNA and RNA.
MEDICAL & SAFETY CONCERNS
What if I have medical, injury, illness, pregnancy, nursing, or allergy concerns about a Plexus product or the ingredients?
Anyone who has an allergy, injury, illness, or other medical condition should always consult with a physician prior to taking Plexus products or starting any exercise regimen. View Article 0637.
Is Plexus Lean Whey safe?
Yes, Plexus Lean is safe. It contains no stimulants, antibiotics, artificial flavors, colors or preservatives, and is free from soy and gluten allergens.
What steps in the manufacturing process does Plexus take to prevent allergen cross-contamination?
View Article 0634.
Is it okay to use a Plexus product beyond the expiration date?
Plexus recommends the products be used within the expiration date for best efficacy and flavor. Although products can be safely consumed past the expiration date, it’s possible the flavor and amount of vitamins, minerals, and nutrients may diminish over time.
|^ When combined with a reduced calorie weight loss diet plan.|
|† No significant difference has been shown between milk derived from rBGH/bST-treated and non-rBGH/bST-treated cows.|
|**Every bag of Plexus Lean sold contributes a donation equivalent to 14 meals to Feeding America®, providing at least 1.5 million meals annually. Just $1 helps provide at least 10 meals secured by Feeding America® on behalf of local member food banks.|
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
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