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FAQ

- What are functional foods?

Functional foods are foods that are made not just because of their nutritional features but also for a specific function such as improving health and reducing the risk of diseases.

- What are Dr. Deli´s products for?
Being Dr. Deli ´s products functional foods, they have a specific function in your body beyond basic nutrition. Dr. Deli´s products help lower Cholesterol level, regulate the Slow Intestinal Transit and provide an Energy plus.

- Where are Dr. Deli's products sold?
Dr. Deli's products are only available in pharmacies nationwide. (Please see the map withpharmacies where you will find Dr. Deli's products).

- Do you need prescription or health insurance plan to purchase Dr. Deli's products?
No prescription or health insurance plan is needed to purchase Dr. Deli's products. They are foods, so they are over-the-counter products.

- Could you briefly describe Dr. Deli's products?
Dr. Deli´s products are functional products, rich, nourishing, delicious, healthy, natural, portable safe, effective, cool, preventive, snacks, healthy, environmentally friendly with nutritional values for sharing with your friends.

- Do you send to the interior of the country or abroad? Are they sold on Internet?
They are not sent to the interior of the country or abroad. Dr. Deli's products are only available in pharmacies nationwide and are not sold on the Internet.

- Do Dr. Deli's products develop tolerance or addiction?
Dr. Deli's products are foods containing natural ingredients, therefore, they do not develop tolerance or addiction.

- Do Dr. Deli's products contain sugar?
Dr. Deli's products are foods made with natural ingredients containing - like any natural food- carbohydrates and sugars from the food itself being used. Then, although in a balanced diet these natural carbohydrates and sugars bring about no inconveniences, if you have diabetes or been prescribed a special diet, we recommend you should check with your doctor the amounts of Dr. Deli's products that you may take with your daily diet.

- Do Dr. Deli's products contain added salts?
Dr. Deli's products do not contain added salts.

- Are Dr. Deli's products suitable for coeliacs?
Dr. Deli's seed mixes and seed and cereal bars are suitable for coeliacs.

Dr. Deli's powdered drinks are not suitable for coeliacs. Anyway, if you want to be safe, check the product packaging to make sure you find the gluten-free (SIN TACC, in Spanish) symbol.

- Can I take Dr. Deli's foods while breastfeeding? And during pregnancy?
Dr. Deli's seed and cereal bars drink powders which help lower cholesterol or slow intestinal transit and seed mixes are foods containing natural ingredients which are part of the foods customarily used in a balanced diet. Therefore, they may be taken during pregnancy and breastfeeding periods. However, you should check with your doctor before you take these products.
Dr. Deli's drink powders that help have more energy because of its contents of guarana, should not be taken during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

- At what age can I take Dr. Deli's foods?
Dr. Deli's seed and cereals bars and seed mixes can be taken from 5 years of age. Dr. Deli's drink powders must be taken from 16 years of age.

- Do Dr. Deli's foods cause increased need for sleep?
Dr. Deli's products do not have any sedative-hypnotic effect, so they do not cause increased need for sleep.

- Are Dr. Deli's products organic?

Although all its ingredients are natural, Dr. Deli's products are not organic.
 

- What are the contraindications of Dr. Deli's products?
Dr. Deli's seed and cereal bars, drink powders that help lower cholesterol or slow intestinal transit and seed mixes are foods containing natural ingredients which are part of the foods customarily used in a balanced diet and do not have any contraindications.

But Dr. Deli's drink powders contain phenylalanine so they are not recommended for phenylcetonurics. Furthermore, drink powders which help to have more energy should not be taken by these people if they have a history of heart arrhythmias due to their guarana contents.

- Can I complement Dr. Deli's products with any vitamin supplement I am currently taking?
Of course you can complement it with some vitamin supplement.
Dr. Deli's products are healthy foods and are in addition to your vitamin supplements.

- Do Dr. Deli's products have side effects on people with hypertension?
Dr. Deli's seed and cereal bars, drink powders that help lower cholesterol or slow intestinal transit and seed mixes are foods containing natural ingredients which are part of the foods customarily used in a balanced diet and do not have side effects on people with hypertension.

Dr. Deli's drink powders which help have more energy contain guarana in low amounts, and it is not expected to cause any problem to people with hypertension; however, if you have hypertension we recommend you check it with your doctor before you take the drinks that help have more energy.

- What precautions should I take when I use Dr. Deli's products?
Dr. Deli's seed and cereal bars, drink powders that help lower cholesterol or slow intestinal transit, and seed mixes are foods containing natural ingredients which are part of the foods customarily used in a balanced diet and do not have side effects, therefore, no precautions should be taken while you are using them.

Dr. Deli drink powders which help have more energy contain guarana in low amounts, and it is not expected to cause any problem to people with hypertension; however, if you have heart or circulatory problems, or you had a stomach ulcer, or you are diabetic, or you are taking some heart medication, you should check with your doctor before you take the drinks that help have more energy.

- Could I have any undesirable effect while taking Dr. Deli's products?
Dr. Deli's seed and cereal bars, drink powders that help lower cholesterol or slow intestinal transit and seed mixes are foods containing natural ingredients which are part of the foods customarily used in a balanced diet and do not have any side effects.

Dr. Deli drink powders which help have more energy contain guarana in low amounts, which is not expected to cause any problem to people with hypertension; however, they may cause insomnia and nervousness in susceptible people.

- Are Dr Deli's products also helpful if I am anemic?
Dr. Deli's products can be used even though you have anemia, but they are not part of the anemia treatment. Therefore, you should consult your doctor if you have anemia.

- Can I get free samples of Dr. Deli's products?
Unfortunately we do not deliver free samples of our products, but we do provide you with all the information concerning these products as deemed necessary.

- Do powdered drinks require refrigeration?
Dr. Deli's powdered drinks can be drunk both cold and at room temperature.

- What is the shelf-life of Dr. Deli's products?
You can find the expiry date and the batch number together on the package of every Dr. Deli's product.

- Where are Dr. Deli's products made?
Dr. Deli's products are made in two plants authorized by the Instituto Nacional de Alimentos (INAL) (National Food Institute) and by other regulatory bodies. Dr. Deli plants are located in San Justo and Florida, in the Province of Buenos Aires.

- Are Dr. Deli's products Kosher?
For the time being, Dr. Deli's products are not kosher.
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