Glucerna SR

Glucerna SR

Manufacturer:

Abbott

Distributor:

Zuellig
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Adult nutritional formula.
Description
Powd for oral liqd: Ingredients: Maltodextrin, VEGETABLE OIL (soy oil, high oleic sunflower oil), calcium caseinate, maltitol, sucromalt, fructose, soy protein isolate, cocoa powder (for chocolate powder), MINERALS (potassium chloride, sodium sulfate, magnesium phosphate dibasic, potassium phosphate dibasic, magnesium sulfate, sodium chloride, potassium citrate, calcium carbonate, sodium citrate, zinc sulfate, ferrous sulfate, manganese sulfate, cupric sulfate, chromium picolinate, potassium iodide, sodium molybdate, chromium chloride, sodium selenate), fructo-oligosaccharides, glycerine, artificial vanilla flavor, m-inositol, VITAMINS (choline chloride, ascorbyl palmitate, ascorbic acid, dl-alpha tocopheryl acetate, mixed tocopherols, niacinamide, calcium pantothenate, pyridoxine hydrochloride, thiamine hydrochloride, riboflavin, vitamin A palmitate, folic acid, phylloquinone, biotin, Vitamin D3, cyanocobalamin), soy lecithin, xanthan gum, taurine, l-carnitine.
May contain: calcium phosphate tribasic.
Allergen information: Contains milk protein and soy.
Vanilla flavor: See Table 1.

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Chocolate flavor: See Table 2.

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Features: Low glycemic index
Slowly absorbed carbohydrate system
Unique heart-friendly fat blend
With a blend of ingredients (MUFA, Omega-3 FA, soluble fiber and FOS) to help support a calorie controlled meal plan
Lactose-free, gluten-free
The latest Glucerna SR formulation: Low Glycemic Index and Slowly Absorbed Carbohydrate System.
Unique heart-friendly fat blend rich in mono-unsaturated fatty acids (7.2 g/100 g for vanilla and 6.5 g/100 g for chocolate) and poly-unsaturated fatty acids (5.0 g/100 g for vanilla and 4.7 g/100 g for chocolate).
Contains a blend of ingredients including soluble fiber, FOS (2.05 g/100 g for vanilla and 1.90 g/100 g for chocolate) to help support a calorie-controlled meal plan.
Liquid drink: Ingredients: Water, maltodextrin, CASEINATES (sodium caseinate, calcium caseinate), VEGETABLE OIL (high oleic sunflower oil, canola oil), fructose, maltitol, MINERALS (potassium citrate, calcium phosphate tribasic, magnesium chloride, potassium chloride, sodium citrate, potassium hydroxide, ferrous sulfate, zinc sulfate, manganese sulfate, cupric sulfate, chromium chloride, sodium bicarbonate, potassium iodide, sodium molybdate, sodium selenate), soy polysaccharide, fructooligosaccharides, soy lecithin (emulsifier), artificial vanilla/caramel flavor, m-inositol, VITAMINS (choline chloride, ascorbic acid, dl-alpha tocopheryl acetate, niacinamide, calcium pantothenate, pyridoxine hydrochloride, thiamin hydrochloride, Vitamin A palmitate, riboflavin, folic acid, phylloquinone, biotin, Vitamin D3, beta carotene, cyanocobalamin), gellan gum (stabilizer), taurine, l-carnitine, acesulfame potassium (sweetener).
Allergen Information: Contains milk protein and soy.
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Action
In diabetes, blood sugar levels fluctuate up and down. These levels can be hard to manage, and when they aren't controlled, they can lead to long-term problems with heart health. Glucerna SR features a new blend of ingredients, with low Glycemic Index and Slowly Absorbed Carbohydrate System and with heart-friendly fat blend. It can support a calorie-controlled meal plan.
Clinically proven to help control blood sugar in 12 weeks.
Indications/Uses
Food for Special Dietary Use for the Dietary Management of DIABETES.
Glucerna SR is a nutritional formula for the special dietary use of diabetics.
DM type 1 and 2, Abnormal glucose tolerance resulting from metabolic stress, Meal replacement/snack substitute, Weight management.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Powder for oral liquid: Preparation: Put 200 mL of cold water in a glass. Gradually add 5 pressed scoops (enclosed) or 52.1 g for vanilla and 53.3 g for chocolate of Glucerna SR powder while stirring and mix until dissolved. This pack yields 1.8 liters of prepared beverage.
226 kcal/serving.
Liquid drink: Instructions for use: Glucerna SR is ready for use. SHAKE WELL. Open immediately prior to use. Once opened, cover, refrigerate and use within 24 hours.
Warnings
Liquid drink: Do not microwave. May result to serious burns.
Special Precautions
Important Notice: This product is suitable as a supplemental source of nutrition to be used under medical supervision. Not intended for use in children unless recommended by a physician or other qualified health care professional.
Not suitable for individuals with galactosemia.
NOT FOR INTRAVENOUS USE.
Liqd drink: Gluten free. Low lactose.
Storage
Powder for oral liquid: Opened can should be covered and stored in a cool, dry place, but NOT refrigerated. Once opened, use contents within 3 weeks.
Reconstituted Glucerna SR should be used promptly or covered, refrigerated and used within 24 hours.
Liquid drink: After opening, cover and store at 2-8°C and use within 24 hours. Store unopened at normal room temperature. Do not reuse carton.
MIMS Class
Enteral/Nutritional Products
ATC Classification
V06DA - Carbohydrates/proteins/minerals/vitamins, combinations ; Used as general nutrients.
Presentation/Packing
Powd for oral liqd (vanilla flavor) 156.3 g (box), 400 g (can), 900 g (can), (chocolate flavor) 400 g (can). Liqd drink (tetra pack) (vanilla flavor) 200 mL x 1's, 6's.
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