Peptamen

Peptamen

Manufacturer:

Nestlé

Distributor:

Apex
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per 100 g Protein 18.5 g, carbohydrate 57.2 g, fat 18 g, vit A 690 mcg, vit D 9.3 mcg, vit E 5.8 mg α-TE, vit K 47 mcg, vit C 60 mg, vit B1 1 mg, vit B2 1 mg, niacin 4.5 mg, vit B6 1.1 mg, folic acid 170 mcg, pantothenic acid 4.3 mg, vit B12 2.1 mcg, biotin 15 mcg, choline 220 mg, taurine 58 mg, L-carnitine 50 mg, Na 395 mg, K 520 mg, Cl 255 mg, Ca 465 mg, P 325 mg, Mg 114 mg, manganese 1 mg, Fe 7.2 mg, iodine 104 mcg, copper 0.6 mg, Zn 5 mg, selenium 34 mcg, chromium 22 mcg, molybdenum 47 mcg. Energy: 456 kCal
Indications/Uses
Isotonic, nutritionally complete & balanced peptide-based diet for ICU/critically ill patients, malabsorption, chronic diarrhea, hypoalbuminemia, short bowel syndrome, patients during chemo- & radiotherapy. Patients w/ impaired GI function for dual feeding w/ TPN & long-term tube feeding. For oral or tube feeding. Lactose- & gluten-free.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Reconstitution: 7 scoops to 210 mL water provide 250 kCal.
ATC Classification
V06DB - Fat/carbohydrates/proteins/minerals/vitamins, combinations ; Used as general nutrients.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Peptamen milk powd
Packing/Price
(vanilla flavour) 400 g x 1's
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