Ensure Gold金裝加營素

Ensure Gold

Manufacturer:

Abbott

Distributor:

The Glory Medicina
/
Abbott
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Nutritional formula.
Description
Ensure Gold vanilla-flavoured powder contains hydrolyzed corn starch, sodium and calcium caseinates (milk), sucrose, high oleic sunflower oil, minerals (sodium citrate, potassium citrate, tribasic calcium phosphate, magnesium chloride, potassium chloride, dibasic potassium phosphate, zinc sulfate, ferrous sulfate, manganese sulfate, cupric sulfate, sodium molybdate, potassium iodide, chromium chloride, sodium selenate), soy oil (soy), soy protein isolate (soy), fructo-oligosaccharide, inulin, milk protein isolate, canola oil, flavoring (wheat), vitamins [choline chloride, ascorbic acid, antioxidant (ascorbyl palmitate), niacinamide, antioxidant [mixed tocopherols (soy)], calcium pantothenate, dl-α tocopheryl acetate, pyridoxine HCl, thiamine HCl, riboflavin, vitamin A (palmitate), folic acid, β-carotene, biotin, phylloquinone, vitamin D3, cyanocobalamin]. It is free of gluten and lactose.
Approximate Analysis: See Table 1.

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Ensure Gold chocolate-flavoured powder contains hydrolyzed corn starch, maltodextrin, vegetable oil (high oleic sunflower oil, soy oil, canola oil), caseinates (sodium caseinate, calcium caseinate) (milk protein), sucrose, minerals (potassium citrate, sodium citrate, tribasic calcium phosphate, magnesium chloride, potassium chloride, zinc sulfate, ferrous sulfate, manganese sulfate, cupric sulfate, sodium molybdate, potassium iodide, chromium chloride, sodium selenate), cocoa powder, soy protein isolate, inulin, fructo-oligosaccharides, milk protein isolate, flavoring, vitamins [choline chloride, ascorbic acid, antioxidant (ascorbyl palmitate), niacinamide, antioxidant (mixed tocopherols), calcium pantothenate, dl-α tocopheryl acetate, pyridoxine HCl, thiamine HCl, riboflavin, vitamin A palmitate, folic acid, β-carotene, biotin, phylloquinone, vitamin D3, cyanocobalamin]. It may contain calcium carbonate, dibasic potassium phosphate, magnesium sulfate, sodium chloride. It is free of gluten and lactose.
Approximate Analysis: See Table 2.

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Ensure Gold vanilla-flavoured liquid contains water, maltodextrin, hydrolyzed corn starch, sucrose, sodium and calcium caseinates (milk protein).
Minerals: Tribasic calcium phosphate, dibasic magnesium phosphate, potassium chloride, sodium citrate, potassium citrate, magnesium chloride, ferrous sulfate, zinc sulfate, manganese sulfate, cupric sulfate, chromium chloride, sodium molybdate, sodium selenate, potassium iodide, canola oil, high oleic sunflower oil, cocoa powder, soy protein isolate, whey protein concentrate (milk protein), corn oil, emulsifier (soy lecithin).
Vitamins: Choline chloride, ascorbic acid, dl-α tocopheryl acetate, niacinamide, calcium pantothenate, Vitamin A palmitate, pyridoxine HCl, thiamine HCl, riboflavin, folic acid, biotin, phylloquinone, Vitamin D, cyanocobalamin, thickener (carrageenan), flavoring.
May contain dibasic potassium phosphate, magnesium sulfate and sodium chloride.
Analysis: See Table 3.

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Ensure Gold chocolate-flavoured liquid contains water, maltodextrin, hydrolyzed corn starch, sucrose, sodium and calcium caseinates (milk protein), minerals (tribasic calcium phosphate, dibasic magnesium phosphate, potassium chloride, sodium citrate, potassium citrate, magnesium chloride, ferrous sulfate, zinc sulfate, manganese sulfate, cupric sulfate, chromium chloride, sodium molybdate, sodium selenate, potassium iodide), canola oil, high oleic sunflower oil, soy protein isolate, whey protein concentrate (milk protein), corn oil, flavoring, emulsifier (soy lecithin), vitamins (choline chloride, ascorbic acid, dl-α tocopheryl acetate, niacinamide, calcium pantothenate, vitamin A palmitate, pyridoxine HCl, thiamine HCl, riboflavin, folic acid, biotin, phylloquinone, vitamin D3, cyanocobalamin), thickener (carrageenan). It may contain dibasic potassium phosphate, magnesium sulfate and sodium chloride. It is free of gluten and lactose.
Analysis: See Table 4.

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Ensure Gold contains low saturated fatty acids, no cholesterol and no trans fatty acids and meets the American Heart Association guidelines *
*Meets the American Heart Association guidelines on cholesterol, trans fat and saturated fat levels.
*According to the research study on medical nutritional products conducted by Synovate Healthcare in 2010.
Action
Complete sole diet nutritional supplement.
Powder: Ensure Gold powder is specially formulated with a heart-friendly fat blend. It provides essential fatty acids (linoleic and linolenic) and is low in saturated fat and cholesterol for people who desire a healthy diet. It also contains a natural source of fructo-oligosaccharides (FOS) for gastrointestinal tract health. Ensure Gold contains prebiotic which have been well documented to strengthen the immune system and provide benefits to enhance gut health and calcium absorption.
Liquid: Ensure Gold is a liquid food providing complete, balanced nutrition. Caloric distribution: Protein 14%; fat 22%; carbohydrate 64%. Provides a source of 26 key vitamins and minerals. (Refer to the nutrition information for detail content under Description).
Indications/Uses
Supplement the diet to increase caloric and protein intake or to maintain good nutrition. It provides complete and balanced nutrition, contains 26 kinds of important ingredients and is clinically proven to help improve health condition. Ensure Gold also contains choline which is clinically proven to enhance memory. It may be substituted for meals or portion of meals, to gain or maintain weight.
Ensure Gold contains prebiotics which have been well documented to strengthen the immune system and provide benefits to enhance gut health and calcium absorption.
Complete, balanced nutrition for supplemental use with or between meals. It is for oral or tube feeding. When consumed in appropriate amounts, Ensure Gold can be used as a sole source of nutrition for people on modified diets or at nutrition risk, those with involuntary weight loss, those recovering from illness or surgery or for those who need a low-cholesterol or low-residue diet.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Powder: To prepare 1 serving, mix 6 scoops [approximately 53.8 g (for chocolate flavor) or 53.5 (for vanilla flavor)] of powder in 195 mL of water to obtain approximately a 230 mL volume ready to feed. When mixed as directed, Ensure Gold provides approximately 1 kcal/mL. A 900 g can of powder yields approximately seventeen 230 mL servings.
Oral Feeding: May be substituted for meals or portions of meals, to gain or maintain weight.
Tube Feeding: Follow physician's instructions. Adjust flow rate, volume and dilution according to patient's condition and tolerance.
Additional fluid requirements should be met by giving water with or after feedings. Avoid contamination during preparation and use. See Table 5.

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Administration: Liquid: Instructions for Use: Shake well. Not for parenteral use.
Special Precautions
Ensure is not for use in galactosemia.
Use in children: Ensure Gold is not intended for use in children unless recommended by a physician or qualified health care professional.
Caution For Usage
Check gastric residuals before every intermittent feeding or every 2-4 hrs durign continuous feeding. if intolerance develops (eg, nausea, abdominal cramps, distention or diarrhea), feed Ensure Gold at 1/2 strength. After tolerance to 1/2 strength Ensure Gold is established, continue feeding until desired rate is achieved and then change to full stength. Do no alter rate and srength at the same time.
Rinsing the tube with water (25-100 mL) after each intermittent feeding or every 3-6 hrs during a continuous feed will help avoid clogging of the tube and provide additional water.
Storage
Powder: Opened can should be covered and stored in a cool, dry place, but not refrigerated. Once opened, use contents within 3 weeks. Reconstituted Ensure Gold should be used promptly or covered, refrigerated and used within 24 hrs.
Liquid: Ready-to-Use: Ensure Gold may be stored unopened at room temperature. Once opened, cover and refrigerate; discard if not used within 24 hrs.
ATC Classification
V06DB - Fat/carbohydrates/proteins/minerals/vitamins, combinations ; Used as general nutrients.
Presentation/Packing
Powd 400 g (vanilla-flavoured), 900 g (vanilla-, chocolate-flavoured). Liqd (vanilla-, chocolate-flavoured) 250 mL.
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