A: All FuXion products are gluten-free, because we do not use cereals. The wheat grass extract that we use in Alfa Balance it is not obtained from the seeds.
Q: Do any FuXion products contain genetically modified organisms (GMOs)?
A: No, all FuXion products are GMO-free.
Q: Which products are vegan?
All our proteins from the Biopro Active line
Q: Which products contain nuts?
A: None of the FuXion products contain nuts
Q: How can the products be 100% natural if they are powder?
A: We use spray-dried technology that allows us to convert infusions, juices, concentrates, and extracts into powder; keeping their active ingredients and functionality. (This is the same process used to created powdered milk from whole milk).
Q: Are FuXion products organic?
A: Our ingredients are from natural origin, and some of them have organic certifications. We do not use any GMO or synthetic ingredients.
Q: For Vita Energy, some of the sediment doesn’t dissolve? What is the sediment and why is it necessary?
A: This sediment comes from Acai Berry pulp, which is not completely soluble. When you reach the bottom of your glass or shaker bottle, simply add a small amount of water, swish around and drink all of this nutritional goodness!
Q: Do the teas and coffees need hot water to activate them, or can they be mixed and consumed cold?
A: Our formulas do not need hot water to be activated, and our teas and coffees can be prepared either cold or warm, as they are dried infusions. However, our juices, cold beverages and shakes should be consumed cold, as heating may damage vitamins and some proteins.
Q: Are the plants farmed or wild harvest?
A: To maintain our demanding quality standards with consistent characteristics, our extracts are obtained from farmed plants and fruits. This consistency cannot be achieved when you use wild harvest raw materials.Q: Are the FuXion products approved by the FDA?
A: The FDA does not approve or certify products. They do take action against any products they believe are harmful to consumers. Our products have FDA authorization to be sold in USA.
Q: What is the soy isoflavone used, and is it fermented?
A: Soy isoflavones are obtained from non-GMO soybean, by extraction, concentration in vacuum, and subsequent dried by atomization. It is not obtained by a fermentation processes.
This soybean extract provides a mixture of isoflavones that together are expressed as Genistein. FuXion does not use isolated isoflavones. All isoflavones found in soy are considered as phytoestrogens. Our Probal provides 5 mg of Soy Isoflavones and the doses that could have any effect is suggested to be in 50 mg.
Q: What is the source of the soy lecithin?A: We do not use soy lechitin in any of our products.
Q: Is maltodextrin in FuXion products genetically modified? Does it increase insulin levels?
A: All vegetal extracts in FuXion products are non-GMO. Maltodextrin in our products has a high Glycemic Index, but the amount we use in every product is low, so they are low Glycemic Loaded; so they do not increase insulin levels and have a very low amount of carbohydrates per serving.
Maltodextrin used in FUXION products does not belong to the category of Resistant Digestion Fiber (NDRM). On the contrary, our maltodextrin is easy to digest. It is not a soluble fiber or a prebiotic food.
Q: Most products have green tea extract. How much caffeine is that?A: Our green tea does not provide caffeine, but theine. On the other hand, when we use green tea in our formulas, we use different kinds of active principles, depending of the functionality we are looking for: For example:
*OFF: L-teanine from green tea for calming results.
*Termo Té: Green tea extract for enhanced metabolic functionality.
*Vita Xtra T: Thein from green tea extract for revitalizing functionality.
Q: Based on the products we now have in the U.S. weight management line: Termo Té, T No Carb, Flora Liv and Liquid Fibra Is there a special regimen that works best for maximum results?
A: Yes, we recommend:
Eat five times a day, to stimulate or increase the metabolic rate by eating each 3 hours.
Consume Té No Carb before or during lunch or dinner; and Termo Té before exercising, and after lunch or dinner (depending on what you are having to eat).
Take Flora Liv or Liquid Fibra on an empty stomach, 30 minutes before dinner.
Follow a healthy nutritional plan (reduced in calories and carbs, balanced and high in fiber) along with our products.
Include exercise in your daily routine to improve your results.
Keep your body properly hydrated.
Q: Which products are safe for pregnant women and nursing mothers?
A: Only the following products:
Q: Which FuXion products can small children use, and are there limitations (age, weight, etc.)?
A: See products above.
Q: Are there any product limitations for people with high blood pressure?
A: Do not consume the following products without consulting with your physician:
Termo Té, Vita Xtra T, Vita Xtra T Plus, On, Passion,
Q: Are there any daily limitations to the amount of products an adult can take?
A: You should dose and balance the consumption of our products as any food...all in their just measure.
Q: Can the products be used for high performance athletes complying with WADA requirements?
A: We are in the process to achieve WADA certification.
Elite athletes can feel comfortable consuming any of our all-natural products.
Q: Are the ingredients harvested in a sustainable way and is it eco-friendly to the Amazon?
A: The raw material we use in our extracts are not wild harvest, they are farmed.
FuXion is a good corporate citizen and works to ensure all of our practices promote sustainability.
And we're working tirelessly to protect the Amazon rainforest, one of the world's most important natural resources.
Q: Is there a FuXion Certified Nutritionist and/or Dietician that can answer questions by email?
A: Yes, we have an on-line question service. You can access it through your Virtual Office ("Offix").
It's important to include all relevant information as sex, age, height and weight of the potential consumer.
During the week, you will receive an answer within 24 hours.
Questions over the weekend will receive an answer the following Monday.