NOVASOURCE Renal

NOVASOURCE Renal

Manufacturer:

Nestlé

Distributor:

Nestlé
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Enteral formula.
Description
Each 100 mL of NOVASOURCE Renal contains energy 201 kcal, protein 9.1 g, fat 10.0 g, carbohydrate 18.5 g, vit A 71 mcg-RE, vit D 1.0 mcg, vit E 3.4 mg α-TE, vit K 10 mcg, vit C 20 mg, vit B1 (thiamine) 0.19 mg, vit B2 (riboflavin) 0.37 mg, niacin 2.8 mg-NE, vit B6 0.82 mg, folic acid 99 mcg, pantothenic acid 1.1 mg, vit B12 0.82 mcg, biotin 5.5 mcg, choline 50 mg, L-carnitine 30 mg, taurine 20 mg, Na 94 mg, K 82 mg, Cl 70 mg, Ca 72 mg, phosphorus 70 mg, Mg 20 mg, Mn 363 mcg, selenium 12.1 mcg, Fe 1.4 mg, iodine 22 mcg, copper 0.22 mg, Zn 1.8 mg, chromium 10.5 mcg, and molybdenum 7.4 mcg.
NOVASOURCE Renal is Halal certified.
Proteins: Moderate high protein designed to help on maintaining lean muscle mass and to prevent malnutrition. A combination of casein and soy protein is beneficial to support heart health. NOVASOURCE Renal consists of 21.6 g (18% TEI) of protein per serving.
Lipids: Heart-healthy fat blend with SFA < 7% TEI, 1.4 g SFA (2.7 % TEI), 13.8 g of MUFA (26 % TEI), and 6.9 g of PUFA (13 % TEI) to support cardiac health. NOVASOURCE Renal contains 23.7 g of fat (45% from TEI) per serving in total.
Carbohydrates: Moderate carbohydrate level to support blood glucose control. NOVASOURCE Renal contains 43.8 g of carbohydrates (37 % of TEI) provided per serving.
Micronutrients: Contains 29 micronutrients. Meet 100 % US RDI for 21 key micronutrients in 1500 kcal.
Osmolality: 760 mOsm/kg water. Higher osmolality due to fluid restriction and high energy density needed for kidney failure patients.
Action
Supply sufficient energy and protein for chronic/acute renal failure patients with special nutritional needs.
Indications/Uses
For patients with chronic renal failure on dialysis, acute renal failure, fluid retention due to CRF or ARF, and electrolyte restrictions.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Can be used as an oral nutritional supplement or for enteral feeding. General recommendation of 2 packets/day. Dosage to be prescribed by medical professional.
Contraindications
Not suitable for childn < 4 yr. Not for parenteral use. Not suitable for patients with impaired gastrointestinal function.
Special Precautions
Use under medical supervision. Patients with malabsorption problems, severe food allergies, or where enteral nutrition is contraindicated.
Storage
Store 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
Oral liqd (vanilla flavor) 237 mL.
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