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Fresubin® Original Drink

Product Features


Description

A flavoured liquid consisting of protein (milk and soya), vegetable oils (rapeseed and sunflower oils), carbohydrate (maltodextrin and sucrose), vitamins, minerals and trace elements.
 

Contra-Indications

  • Not for parenteral use.
  • Not suitable where enteral nutrition is not permitted.
  • Not suitable for infants under one year of age.
 

Precautions

  • Should only be used under medical supervision.
  • Use with caution in children under 5 years.
 

Indications for use

  • Fresubin® original Drink is suitable as a nutritional supplement or as a sole source of nutrition for patients at risk of malnutrition.
  • Fresubin® original Drink is ACBS approved and prescribable on FP10/GP10 for the following indications: short bowel syndrome, intractable malabsorption, pre-operative preparation of patients who are undernourished, patients with proven inflammatory bowel disease, following total gastrectomy, bowel fistulae, dysphagia, disease related malnutrition.
 

Dosage

Dosage should be calculated by a clinician or dietitian according to individual requirements. As a guide:

 

  • For supplementary nutrition:
    3 x 200ml bottles per day will provide 600kcal, 23g protein and contains the average adult daily requirements for vitamins and trace elements.
  • For complete nutrition:
    10 x 200ml bottles per day will provide 2000kcal and 76g protein.
 

Storage

  • Store in a cool place, do not store above 25°C.
  • Once opened, can be stored for up to 24 hours in a refrigerator.
 

Pack Size

  • 24 x 200ml bottles.
 

Shelf Life

  • 12 months from date of manufacture.
 

Energy Distribution

Protein 15% Fat 30% Carbohydrate 55%