The Nutricia Amino Acid Mix is an excellent source of essential and non-essential amino acids formulated for patients who require amino acids for a protein source instead of complete structured proteins such as peptides. It provides users with nearly three-hundred and fifty calories per hundred gram of servings which does not constitute carbohydrate or fats. It is suitable to be consumed by patients of all age groups including infants, pediatric, and adults.
The Amino Acid Mix is specifically designed for conditions that require a modular diet for protein. The mix comprises of amino acids as a protein-source that makes it suitable for consumption by patients on oligo-allergenic diets, severe malabsorption and allergies, chronic intestinal diseases such as Crohn’s disease and feeding intolerance due to postoperative conditions.
This drink is unflavored and serves four grams of protein in a serving of five grams of the powder. For the best results, the recommended mixing ratio is five grams of the powder in one hundred milliliters of water.
The mix can be administered in different ways such as serving it as a chilled drink with fruit juices or other formulas, diluting it with water etc. It may also be mixed with moist and soft foods such as applesauce for a more enjoyable taste. It is not suitable to be consumed as a sole-source of nutrition and should only be considered for a protein modular diet.
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Product Features and Benefits:
- Blend of essential and non essential amino acids
- Energy and micronutrients should be supplied separately
- Recommended feeding concentration is five percent w / v
- Not suitable for parenteral use or as sole source of nutrition
- Can be served as a chilled drink with fruit juices or mixed with water
- Manufacturer: Nutricia North America
- Flavor: Unflavored
- Calories per Serving: 328
- Approximate displacement: 0.75 mL/g
- Product Number: 553341