Description of the Nestle Peptamen Junior Elemental Nutrition 250ml Can, Vanilla, 24/cs
Peptamen Junior is a complete or supplemental elemental diet specifically formulated for children ages 1 to 10 with impaired gastrointestinal function. Designed with Proven Blend™, consisting of whey-based peptides, and a comprehensive antioxidant system and optimal lipid blend, Peptamen Junior provides nutrition support to children with digestion and absorption challenges such as Cystic fibrosis, pancreatitis, malabsorption (e.g., cancer treatment, AIDS), cerebral palsy and growth failure.
Ready-to-use, peptide-based elemental diet for the nutritional support of GI-impaired children ages 1-10.
Peptide-based to facilitate absorption.
12% of calories from hydrolyzed whey protein.
100% whey-based for improved gastric emptying.
Unflavored is isotonic (260 mOsm/kg H2O) for improved patient tolerance.
60% of fat source as MCT to facilitate absorption; desirable 4.8:1 n6:n3 ratio.
1000 kcal provides 0.7 g cysteine.
Contains taurine, carnitine and ultra-trace elements for long-term feeding.
Ready-to-use cans (unflavored and vanilla) require no mixing or diluting.
Lactose-free, gluten-free, low-cholesterol.
With one of the largest catalogs of medical, surgical and diagnostic supplies available online, Medex Supply can accommodate your facility's needs for Personal Care. Nutrition can be found in our extensive online collection of products from globally recognized and trusted brands, including Nestle. An excellent option to consider is the Peptamen Junior Elemental Nutrition.
Not for Parenteral use. Nor for individuals with Galactosemia. This product contains ingredients from cow's milk that may not be appropriate for those with food allergies.